William Jefferson Clinton, better known as Bill Clinton (born August 19, 1946) was the 42nd president of the United States, serving from 1993 to 2001. In 1978 Clinton became the youngest governor in the country when he was elected governor of Arkansas. During the administration of William Jefferson Clinton, the U.S. enjoyed more peace and economic well being than at any time in its history. Clinton had affair with Monica Lewinsky and was later impeached. Bill Clinton is married to Hillary Clinton. Read William Jefferson Blythe III biography and profile.