The Cincinnati Zoo's most famous resident is back in the limelight Monday. Her remarkable story has inspired a new children's book called "Fiona The Hippo." Video Courtesy of CBS This Morning.

Chelsea Clinton meets ‘celebrity crush’ Fiona the hippo

It finally happened for former first daughter Chelsea Clinton: she met her celebrity crush. But it wasn’t a person. It was the beloved Cincinnati Zoo hippo Fiona.

She visited the Cincinnati Zoo before her book signing at Joseph-Beth Booksellers, according to WLWT.

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Clinton has been professing her love for Fiona over the past few weeks, saying she is excited to meet her.

Well, it happened -- and Twitter has the proof.


After meeting Fiona, she signed copies of her new book “Start Now! You Can Make a Difference.”

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