Paul Ryan is 49 years old and a famous politician. Born January 29, 1970 in Janesville, WI.
|Real Name||Paul Davis Ryan|
|Political Journey||• In 1998, Ryan was first elected to the House of Representatives.
• In 2000, 2002, 2004 and 2006 elections, he defeated Jeffrey C. Thomas (Democratic challenger).
• In the 2008 elections, Ryan defeated Democrat Marge Krupp.
• Democrat John Heckenlively and Libertarian Joseph Kexel were defeated by Ryan in the 2010 general election.
• In the 2012 House election, he faced Democratic nominee Rob Zerban.
• Ryan again won the 2014 House election with 63% of his district’s vote.
• In 2012, Mitt Romney introduced him as his running mate for the 2012 Presidential Election.
• On October 29, 2015, Paul Ryan was elected Speaker of the House of Representatives.
• In April 2018, he decided not to seek re-election.
|Biggest Rival||Jeffrey C. Thomas|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in feet inches- 6’ 1”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 86 kg
in pounds- 190 lbs
|Date of Birth||January 29, 1970|
|Age (as in 2018)||48 Years|
|Birthplace||Janesville, Wisconsin, U.S.|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aquarius|
|Hometown||Janesville, Wisconsin, U.S.|
|Schools||St. Mary’s Catholic School, Janesville, Wisconsin, USA,
Joseph A. Craig High School, Wisconsin, USA
|College/University||Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, United States|
|Educational Qualification||A Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science|
|Family||Father– Paul Murray Ryan
Mother– Elizabeth H. RyanBrother– Tobin Ryan
Sister– Janet Ryan
German, English (mother)
|Address||20 South Main Street, Suite 10
Janesville, WI 53545
|Hobbies||Playing Basketball, Hiking, Skiing, Running|
|Favorite Food||Tacos, Bratwurst, Polish sausage|
|Favorite Book||Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand|
|Favorite Politician||Jack Kemp|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Janna Ryan (married 2000)|
|Children||Sons– Charles Ryan (born 2003), Samuel Ryan (born 2004)
Daughter– Elizabeth Ryan (born 2002)
|Net Worth (approx.)||$4.5 million|
Interesting Facts About Paul Ryan
- Does Paul Ryan smoke ?: Not known
- Does Paul Ryan drink alcohol?: Yes
- In 1884, his great-grandfather Patrick William Ryan founded an earthmoving company known today as Ryan Incorporated Central.
- His grandfather Stanley M. Ryan was the US attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin.
- During his schooling Ryan played in the 7th grade of the basketball team.
- While at Joseph A. Craig High School in Janesville, Ryan was elected president of his junior class.
- In the second year he took a job at McDonald’s.
- His father died of a heart attack when Ryan was 16 years old.
- Ryan’s family has a deadly history of heart attacks before the age of 60 and that’s why; Paul Ryan runs an intensive fitness program called P9OX.
- During college, he was a member of the college republicans and volunteered for John Boehner in his congressional campaign.
- In an interview, Ryan said that he was inspired by the works of Russian writer Ayn Rand to engage in public service.
- In the early years of his career, Ryan worked as a fitness trainer, waiter, and other odd jobs.
- In 1998, when he won the Republican primary against Michael J. Logan and the parliamentary elections against Democrat Lydia Spottswood, he became the second youngest member of the House.
- Ryan negotiated the bipartisan budget law of 2013 along with Democratic Senator Patty Murray.
- When Paul Ryan was elected Speaker of the US House of Representatives on October 29, 2015, he was the first to hold this position in Wisconsin.