Anthony Weiner Biography

Published On Dec 30, 2016
Facts of Anthony Weiner
Date of Birth: 1964 , December-4
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
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A former member of the United States House of Representatives, Weiner holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Age 52 man has 5 feet 10 inches tall. Coming to his personal life, he married with Huma Abedin in 2010. The couple became engaged in 2009. They became a parent of a son, Jordan Zain Weiner, who was born in 2011. In 2016, after living together around six years,  his wife Huma announced that she was separating from her husband due to his continued sexting. He has been linked with different Sexting scandals.A member of the Democratic party, Weiner's net worth is $750 thousand.

 

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Born in the New York borough of Brooklyn United States

September 4 , 1964

Anthony Weiner was born to  Jewish parents on September 4, 1964, in the New York borough of Brooklyn. His father Mort Weiner, a lawyer and his mother Frances  Finkelstein, a public high school math teacher.

Graduated from Brooklyn Technical High School;

1981

Weiner attended the Brooklyn Technical High School and later he did his graduation from there in the year of 1981.And later he completed his Bachelor of Arts in political science from The College of William and Mary. 

Launched his political career New York City Council

1991

Anthony  Weiner launched his political career in the year of 1991.He faced strong primary competition from two other candidates who had better local name recognition and funding.Weiner narrowly won the primary, besting Adele Cohen by less than 200 votes.

 

Captured a seat U.S. House of Representatives

1998

He captured a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, in the year of 1998.  The seats held by his mentor, Chuck Schumer, who was running for the U.S. Senate. Where he served for thirteen years.

Criticized The New York Times

2008

According to The New York Times, Weiner as one of the most intense and demanding of bosses, describing him as often working long hours with his staff. And  he admitted he pushed his aides hard but said his speaking at a high decibel level was part of his background and style, not necessarily shouting.

 

Faced the controversery of Sexting scandals

2011

In May 2011 news began to circulate of Weiner's questionable online behaviour. As details began to surface about his online contacts with women and his sending of suggestive photos of himself to them over Twitter, Weiner at first denied the allegations. He claimed, initially, that his account had been hacked.

Faced the second Sexting scandals

2013

A celebrity news website published sexually influenced texts and photos by Weiner.  Explicit photos were sent by him under the alias "Carlos Danger" to a 22-year-old woman. The 22-year-old woman was later revealed as Sydney Leathers, an Indiana native who first came into contact with him when she expressed her disapproval of his extramarital behaviours.

Appeared in the film Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!

2015

An American politician, Anthony Weiner also appeared in the television movie "Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!" in the year of 2015  on the Syfy channel. His failed political career is the subject of the 2016 documentary Weiner.

Faced Third Sexting scandals

2016

In  2016, while his wife was on the presidential campaign trail for Hillary Clinton, Weiner was caught in another sexting scandal reported by The New York Post, which revealed messages he had sent to a woman the previous year.

Faced the fourth Sexting scandals

2016

On September 2016, the Daily Mail published an article claiming that Anthony Weiner had engaged in sexting with a 15-year-old girl, and devices owned by Weiner were seized as part of an investigation into this incident.

Married with Huma Abedin

2010

 Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin married in the year of 2010. After dated a few years the two became engaged in 2009.They had  a son together, Jordan Zain Weiner, who was born in 2011.

 

Separated with Huma Abedin

2016

Anthony Weiner and  Huma Abedin engaged in 2009. And after one year later the couple married in 2010.But his wife Huma Abedin announced that she was separating from him. The reason behind their separation is his Sexting scandals.