As secretary of state, Hillary fought for the global advancement of women and girls, negotiated strict sanctions on Iran, and helped restore America’s credibility in a fractured world. But she also rocked power pantsuits and scrunchies while sending texts from her BlackBerry. Run the world—if only for a night—with a Texts from Hillary–inspired Halloween costume, or click through for four more Hillary Clinton looks.
LIFE magazine featured Wellesley College’s first-ever student commencement speaker—Hillary Rodham—in its graduation round-up, “The Class of '69.” On the cusp of the '70s, Hillary donned oversize wire-frame glasses, strappy leather sandals, and psychedelic striped pants for the LIFE photoshoot. Channel her hipster style for Halloween! For more Hillary Clinton-inspired costumes, click this pin.