Jill Biden Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Children, First Husband, Campaign, Religion, Salary, and Net Worth

Jill Biden Bio | Wiki

Jill Biden is an American First Lady of the United States, an author, and a community college educator. She is the wife of President Joe Biden, the 46th president of the United States. Furthermore, Jill is a professor of English at Northern Virginia Community College.

Previously, she was the second lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017. Jill is a Champion of breast cancer awareness as well as the untold significance of Community Colleges to many people across the United States. She is also a military mum who has focused on assisting military families.

Jill Biden Age

She was born on June 3, 1951, in Hammonton, New Jersey, in the United States. Jill is 71 years old.

Jill Biden Height

She is a woman of above-average stature. Jill stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in (Approx. 1.68 m).

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Jill Biden Parents

She was born Jill Tracy Jacobs in Hammonton, New Jersey, in the United States. Jill is the daughter of Donald Jacobs, her father, and Bonny Jacobs, her mother. In addition, her father was a bank teller who later became the Head of a savings and loan institution in Philadelphia. On the other hand, her mother was a homemaker of English-Scottish ethnicity.

Additionally, she was raised in various places along with her four younger sisters, spending the majority of their childhood in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania.

Jill’s Family name was initially Giacoppa before her Italian Grandfather changed it to Jacobs. She has a partial Philadelphia accent for spending the majority of her childhood in the Philadelphia Metropolitan area rooting a lifelong interest in the Philadelphia Sports Team.

In the ninth grade, Jill took independent classes in order to join the Presbyterian church since her family wasn’t particularly religious. She started working as a waitress at Jersey Shore at the age of 15.

Jill Biden Husband | Joe Biden

She got married to her lovely husband, Joe Biden on June 17, 1977, in an intimate wedding at the United Nations Chapel in New York by a Catholic Priest. Jill’s Husband is the USA’s 47th Vice President and the current 46th President of the US. The couple met on a blind date that was organized by the elder brother of Joe Biden and knew Jill while in college.

At the time of their date, Jill was going through a divorce from her first husband, Bill Stevenson while Joe Biden was recovering from the heartbreak of losing her wife Neilia, and his one-year-old daughter, Naomi in a car accident in 1972 shortly after he was elected as a Senator. Joe’s sons survived the car accident, Beau and Hunter.

There was an instant connection on their first date that after the date Jill called her mum at one a.m to tell her that she has met the perfect gentleman. Joe had to propose at least five times before Jill accepted his proposal. In 1981, the couple was blessed with their daughter, Ashley whom they raised together with two sons of Joe in Wilmington, Delaware. Jill and her husband are proud Grandparents of; Naomi, Finnegan, Maisy, Natalie, and Hunter.

Jill Biden Children | Daughter

She is the mother of Ashley Blazer, born on June 8, 1981, four years after Jill was married to Joe Biden. Jill is also the stepmother of Joe’s sons; Beau Biden and Hunter Biden. Beau and Hunter are survivors of the accident that claimed the life of their mother, Neilia, and their one-year-old sister, Naomi. Jill helped the Bidens to be a whole again through the small acts of kindness and by offering motherly love. She hasn’t legally adopted Beau and Hunter but she considers them her own children. Unfortunately, Beau passed on in 2015 after suffering from brain cancer.

Jill Biden Bill Stevenson | First Husband

Before getting married to Joe Biden, Jill was married to Bill Stevenson, a former college football player and the founder of the Stone Balloon in Delamere in 1970. Stone Balloon was one of the most successful college bars in the USA which was often graced with local bands and live performances from musical artists. The Couple drifted apart leading to their separation in 1974. In 1975, Jill met Joe Biden while going through the nasty divorce proceedings. She was granted a civil divorce in May 1975 and Jill was denied half the shares of  Stone Ballon that she wanted.

Jill Biden Education

She attended Upper Moreland High School and graduated in 1969. Jill later enrolled in Brandywine Junior College for a semester to study Fashion merchandising but found it unsatisfactory. She shifted to the University of Delamere after getting married to Bill Stevenson, where she majored in English in the College of Arts and Science.

While studying at the University of Delamere, Jill took a year off college to engage in modeling for a local agency in Wilmington. Later on, she graduated from the University of Delamere with a Bachelor of Arts, in English in 1975. In 1981, Jill received her Master of Education with a specialty in English while she was pregnant with Ashley Blazer.  At the age of 55, she received a Doctor of Education in educational leadership in 2007 from the University of Delamere.

Jill Biden Campaign

She endorsed her husband Joe Biden as the presidential candidate describing his compassion, strength, and capability of leading the Americans. She said that Joe would bring the nation together, the same way he did to his family through small acts of kindness, unwavering faith, and also love and understanding. Furthermore, she also believed that Joe will bring America and make it a whole, carrying it in times of need and also keeping the spirit of America for all the citizens.

Jill Biden Religion

In the ninth grade, Jill took independent classes in order to join the Presbyterian church since her family wasn’t particularly religious. Later on, she became a catholic faithful after marrying Joe Biden, on June 17, 1977, in an intimate wedding at the United Nations Chapel in New York by a Catholic Priest. Jill is of Christian Religion.

Jill Biden Salary

She is the first lady of the United States. Jill also works as a professor of English at Northern Virginia Community College. Jill’s salary is $211,000 annually.

Jill Biden Net Worth

From her illustrious career as an educator and the First Lady of the United States, there is no doubt that Jill has accumulated a decent fortune. Jill’s net worth is $15 million.

What is Jill Biden’s degree

She received a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Delamere.

What is Jill Biden’s profession

She is the First Lady of the US, an author, and a professor at Northern Virginia Community College.

When did Jill and Joe Biden marry

Jill got married to her lovely husband, Joe Biden on June 17, 1977. It was an intimate wedding that was held at the United Nations Chapel in New York by a Catholic Priest

How old is Jill Biden

She was born on June 3, 1951, in Hammonton, New Jersey, in the United States. Jill is 71 years old.

Where did Jill Biden go to college

She attended Upper Moreland High School and graduated in 1969. Jill later enrolled in Brandywine Junior College for a semester to study Fashion merchandising but found it unsatisfactory. She shifted to the University of Delamere after getting married to Bill Stevenson, where she majored in English.

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