Michael Bloomberg is an American politician, businessman, author, philanthropist, actor, and producer who served as the mayor of New York City from 2002 to 2013. He is also known for being one of the candidates in the Democratic Party primaries for the 2020 United States presidential election.
Michael Rubens Bloomberg
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Brighton, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
New York City, New York, United States
Michael Bloomberg got enrolled at Johns Hopkins University, a private research university located in Baltimore, Maryland, and became a member of Phi Kappa Psi. He graduated in 1964 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering.
Afterward, he attended Harvard Business School from where he graduated in 1966 with a Master of Business Administration.
Politician, Businessman, Author, Philanthropist, Actor, Producer
- Father – William Henry Bloomberg (1906–1963) (Accountant for a dairy company)
- Mother – Charlotte (Rubens) Bloomberg (1909–2011)
- Siblings – Marjorie Tiven (Younger Sister) (Served as the Commissioner of the New York City Commission for the United Nations, Consular Corps, and Protocol)
- Others – Alexander “Elick” Bloomberg (Paternal Grandfather), Rose Bernstein (Paternal Grandmother), Max F. Rubens (Maternal Grandfather), Ethel Cohen (Maternal Grandmother), Christopher Frissora (Son-In-Law, Son of multimillionaire businessman Mark Frissora)
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Michael Bloomberg has dated –
- Susan Brown-Meyer (1975-1993) – He married Susan Elizabeth Barbara Brown in 1975 and they parent 2 daughters named Emma Bloomberg (b. 1979) and Georgina Bloomberg (b. 1983). The duo later got divorced in 1993 but has shared a friendly bond.
- Diana Taylor (2000-Present) – In 2000, he started living with former New York state banking superintendent Diana Taylor.
Race / Ethnicity
Michael Bloomberg is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.
Salt and Pepper
- Receding hairline
Michael Bloomberg has been a part of a TV commercial (PSA) for RepowerAmerica.org.
Michael Bloomberg Facts
- He grew up in Allston until the age of 2 after which his family decided to relocate to Brookline, Massachusetts. They later settled in Medford, Massachusetts.
- Michael Bloomberg co-founded Bloomberg L.P. in 1981.
- He is an Eagle Scout, the highest achievement or rank attainable in the Scouts BSA program of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).
- His daughters were featured in the 2003 documentary film, Born Rich.
- He is one of the richest politicians in the world and as of November 2019, Bloomberg was the 14th richest person in the world with a net worth estimated at $58 billion.
- Michael Bloomberg has also appeared on several shows and movies like Law & Order, Late Show with , The Adjustment Bureau, The Daily Show with , and Late Night with .
- He has amassed an impressive social media fan base with more than 2.5 million followers on Twitter, more than a million followers on Facebook, and more than 500k followers on Instagram.
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Facts of Michael Bloomberg
- full nameMichael Bloomberg
- Date of Birth February 14, 1942
- Age 79 years 9 months
- Horoscope Aquarius
- Lucky Number 5
- Lucky Stone Amethyst
- Lucky Color Turquoise
- Best Match for Marriage Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius
- weight68 kg
- height5 ft 8 in