Bristol Sheeran Marie Palin (born October 18, 1990) is the oldest daughter and second of five children to Sarah and Todd Palin. She now works as an author, advocate, speaker, and reality television personality. Palin competed in the fall 2010 season of Dancing with the Stars and reached the finals, finishing in third place. In summer 2011, Palin released a best-selling memoir Not Afraid of Life: My Journey So Far. In summer 2012, she starred in the Lifetime show Bristol Palin: Life's a Tripp. Her most recent television series was Palin as member of the fall 2012 all-star cast of Dancing with the Stars's 15th season, where she was eliminated in the fourth week of competition. Palin was born and raised in Wasilla, Alaska. She was named ''Bristol'' after the Bristol Inn where her mother...'