The Real Jackie Kennedy, According To Her Former Bodyguard

Not only was Jackie Kennedy one of the most iconic first ladies of the United States, but she paved the way for women in history. She was admired for her beauty, grace, and fashion and was constantly making headlines. With all of this going on, there was one man who was always by her side. And it wasn’t her husband.

Introducing Clint Hill

Almost every famous person has some kind of bodyguard or security team. For Jackie Kennedy, that person was Clint Hill.

clint hill side view from 2013
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Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Hill made it his life’s mission to protect her at all costs. While he was a bit disappointed to go from being the secret service agent for President Eisenhower to Kennedy, he soon became her righthand man.