Marianne Williamson is an American author, spiritual leader, politician, and activist who is known for her campaign for the Democratic nomination in the 2020 United States presidential election.

Born Name

Marianne Deborah Williamson

Nick Name


Sun Sign


Born Place

Houston, Texas, United States



Marianne Williamson studied at Bellaire High School, a secondary school of the Houston Independent School District. After that, she attended Pomona College in Claremont, California and studied Theater and Philosophy.

She also attended the University of New Mexico and then the University of Texas.


Author, Spiritual Leader, Politician, Activist


  • Father – Samuel “Sam” Williamson (World War II Veteran, Immigration Lawyer)
  • Mother – Sophie Ann (Kaplan) (Homemaker, Community Volunteer)
  • Siblings – Peter (Older Brother) (Immigration Lawyer), Elizabeth “Jane” (Late Older Sister) (Teacher)
  • Others – Solomon Williamson (Paternal Grandfather), Mildred Nichamin (Paternal Grandmother), Henry Kaplan (Maternal Grandfather), Rose Taitz /Deutser (Maternal Grandmother)




5 ft 10 in or 178 cm


64 kg or 141 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Marianne Williamson has dated –

  1. Dwier Brown
  2. Hawk Koch

Note – She has a daughter named India Emmaline who was born in 1990.

Race / Ethnicity


Marianne Williamson is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Pointed chin
  • Deep-set eyes


She was raised in a Conservative Jewish household.

Marianne Williamson Facts

  1. She grew up in an upper-middle-class family.
  2. During her younger years, Marianne Williamson was roommates with actress, director, producer, and activist, , as well as with feature film producer and author, Lynda Obst.
  3. Marianne Williamson officiated the wedding of British-American actress, businesswoman, and humanitarian, , and Larry Fortensky.
  4. She has been the spiritual advisor to the popular media executive, actress, talk show host, television producer, and philanthropist, . Oprah has also been a huge fan of Marianne Williamson’s book titled A Return to Love: Reflections on the Principles of A Course in Miracles and has said, “I have never been more moved by a book than I am by this one.”
  5. She was named as one of the 50 most influential baby boomers by Newsweek Magazine in 2006.
  6. She has been friends with actress and singer, Lesley Ann Warren.
  7. Marianne Williamson has released several books including A Return to Love: Reflections on the Principles of A Course in Miracles, A Politics of Love: A Handbook for a New American Revolution, The Age of Miracles: Embracing the New Midlife, A Woman’s Worth, Illuminata, and Healing the Soul of America: Reclaiming Our Voices as Spiritual Citizens.
  8. She has appeared on shows like The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Daily Show with , and Late Night with .
  9. Marianne Williamson has also amassed a huge social media fan base with more than 3 million followers on Twitter, more than a million followers on Facebook, more than 800k followers on Instagram, and more than 100k subscribers on YouTube.

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Facts of Marianne Williamson

  • full nameMarianne Williamson
  • Date of Birth July 08, 1952
  • Age 69 years 4 months
  • Horoscope Cancer
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Moonstone
  • Lucky Color Silver
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio
  • weight64 kg
  • height5 ft 10 in

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