Cory Anthony Booker is an American politician currently serving as the Junior U.S. Senator from New Jersey. He is the first African-American U.S. Senator from New Jersey and he was also the 36th Mayor of Newark (2006-2013). He recently announced his campaign to run for the Democratic nominations for U.S. President in the 2020 United Stated Presidential election.
Know about his bio, age, height, weight, education, family, relationship, current partner, gay rumour, hobbies, and more here.
Cory Booker’s Bio and Personal Information
|Birth Name||Cory Anthony Booker|
|Birthday||27 April, 1969|
|Birthplace||Washington DC, USA|
|Hometown||Harrington Park, New Jersey|
|Age||53 years old|
|Years active||2013 – present|
Profession and Net Worth
Besides being an active American Politician, Cory Booker is also a writer. He collected $1 million eminences from his book “United”.
|Profession||American Politician, writer|
|Newark City Council member (1998 – 2002)|
|Known for||Being Junior US Senator of New Jersey, |
Commenting on Brett Kavanaugh scandal
|Party||Democratic Political Party|
|Net worth||$3 million|
|Salary||$174,000/year as a Senator|
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Cory Booker’s Relationship
Despite rumoured to be gay, Cory Booker has smashed his gay rumours in 2013. He supported LGBT and same-sex marriage which was one of the reasons for such rumours.
Cory Booker had a previous relationship with famous Gayle King. Recently, he had relationship with Cleo Wade – a poet. But, Rosario Dawson confirmed her relationship wit Cory Booker recently through a magazine.
|Marital status||Not Married|
|Wedding Date||Not Yet|
|Current Relationship||Rosario Dawson|
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Cory Booker’s Family
|Brother||Cary Booker II|
|School||Northern Valley Regional High School, Old Tappan|
|Qualification||Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science, |
Master’s Degree in Sociology
Body Measurements & Physical Appearance
|Height||6 feet 3 inches /|
|Weight||80 kg / 176 lbs|
|Shoe size||12 US|
|Hair color||Dark Brown |
(Prefers to keep his head bald)
Awards and Achievements
|Awards won||Sarah Brady Visionary Award 2009 – |
For reducing gun violence,
U.S. Senator John Heinz Award 2010 –
For Greatest Public Service by an Elected Official,
Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree –
For his outstanding career in public service
Honorary Doctorate from Brandeis University 2009,
Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Yeshiva University,
Honorary Doctor of Laws degree by Williams College 2011, and more
|Nominations||Finalists for the World Mayor Prize 2010|
|Favorite color||Blue, White|
|Favorite Food||Vegan Diet|
|Favorite celebrities||Dwayne Johnson, Tom Hanks, Angelina Jolie|
|Hobbies||Reading, Learning Spanish, workout|