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Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was valedictorian of the Wellesley College Class of 1969, and the school's first student commencement speaker. She was profiled that June (with graduating student speakers from other colleges) in a Life magazine story titled “The Class of ’69.” (Credit: AP / Cliff Owen)

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