- Date of Birth:
- January 24, 1950
- Oklahoma City
Gennifer Flowers (born January 24, 1950 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is a model and actress who infamously claimed to have a sexual affair with former U.S. President Bill Clinton during the 1992 Presidential election campaign. She alleged that she and Bill had a 12-year relationship together, and famously played a tape recording during a press conference to prove the affair. In 1998, Gennifer revealed that she made about $500,000 by publicizing her affair with Bill Clinton to Penthouse, Star, and other news outlets. Prior to the scandal, Gennifer posed nude for Penthouse. Gennifer published her memoir Gennifer Flowers: Passion and Betrayal in 1995.
Best Known For:
Gennifer Flowers is best known for having a publicized affair with former U.S. President Bill Clinton.
Gennifer Flowers was born and raised in Oklahoma City, Okla. Up until Hurricane Katrina, Gennifer ran a cabaret called the Kelsto Club, a bordello in New Orleans’ French Quarter. In 1996, Gennifer married Finis Shelnutt, a New Orleans real estate broker. Gennifer claims that Bill Clinton has contacted her as recently as 2005.