Ted Cruz is an American Tea Party politician and attorney who became the first Hispanic, and the first minority to be elected a U.S. Senator from Texas in 2013. He became the vice-chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee in 2012. He holds degrees in public policy and law from Princeton University and Harvard Law School who is one of three current U.S. Senators of Cuban descent, as in 2020, Tune in bio and know more about Ted Cruz’s age, height, weight, family, career, net worth and many more facts about him.
Ted Cruz Height & Weight
How tall is Ted Cruz? He stands on a height of 5 ft 10 in or else 1.77 m or 177 cm tall. He weighs around around 68 Kg or 149 lbs. His body stats are 42-30-37 inches. His biceps size are 18 inches. He has dark brown eyes and has hair.
|Real Name||Rafael Edward Cruz|
|Nick Name||Ted Cruz|
|Birthday||December 22, 1970|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.77 m)|
|Weight||68 Kg (149 lbs)|
|Body Stats||42-30-37 inches|
|Biceps Size||18 inhces|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
|Children||Caroline and Catherine|
|Net Worth||Approx $250 m (USD)|
Ted Cruz Bio, Age & Family
How old is Ted Cruz? His birthday falls on December 22, 1970. At present, he is 49-yrs old. He holds American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. She is of three-quarters Irish and one-quarter Italian descent. He mother name was Eleanor Elizabeth and father named, Wilson and Rafael Cruz. She has siblings as well. He had two older half-sisters, Miriam Ceferina Cruz and Roxana Lourdes Cruz. He earned Canadian citizenship in 1973 and became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 2005. As of educational qualifications, he attended University of Texas at Austin and obtained political asylum in the U.S. after his four-year student visa expired.
Ted Cruz Career & Net Worth
How much is the net worth of Ted Cruz? He was a major force behind the U.S. government shutdown in 2013 and filibustered a resolution designed to fund the government with a twenty-one hour and nineteen minute speech because he disagreed with Obamacare. In 2003 he became the first Hispanic Solicitor General in Texas as well as the youngest Solicitor General in the United States. His filibuster was criticized by Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell. As in 2020, his net worth is estimated around $250 million (USD).
Ted Cruz Spouse & Children
Who is the current wife of Ted Cruz? He is married with Heidi Cruz. The couple tied knot in 2001. Couple is also blessed with two daughters named Caroline and Catherine. The couple met while working on the George W. Bush presidential campaign of 2000.
Facts about Ted Cruz
- Cruz has joked, “I’m Cuban, Irish, and Italian, and yet somehow I ended up Southern Baptist.”
- He loves to wear cowboy boots, but he refrained from doing so when arguing before the Rehnquist court.
- Cruz opposes both same-sex marriage and civil unions.
- He believes that marriage should be legally defined as only “between one man and one woman”.
- He is active on social media platforms.
- He has an immense fan following under his Instagram account.