Rand Paul Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Born on January 7, 1963, Rand Paul is an American politician and physician who has served as Kentucky Senior Senator since 2011 in Kentucky.

Bio
Real Name Randal Howard “Rand” Paul
Nickname Paul, Randy, Rand
Profession Politician
Party Republican
Political Journey • In 1984, Rand Paul aided his father’s primary challenge to Phil Gramm (Republican Senator).
• In 1988, Paul volunteered for his father’s Libertarian presidential campaign.
• In 1991, he founded North Carolina Taxpayers Union.
• In 1994, Paul founded Kentucky Taxpayers United (KTU) which was an anti-tax organization.
• In 1996, he managed his father’s Congressional campaign.
• In 2008, Rand Paul campaigned door-to-door for his father’s Presidential election.
• At a tea party in Kentucky, Rand Paul gave his first political speech as a Republican senator candidate on April 15, 2009.
• On May 18, 2009, Paul won the Republican senatorial primary.
• On January 5, 2011, rand Paul was sworn in as a senator.
• In 2012, Paul endorsed Mitt Romney for the 2012 presidential election.
• In 1014, he joined Tea Party in filing a class-action lawsuit against the Federal Government’s phone records.
• On April 7, 2015, Rand Paul officially announced his presidential candidacy for the 2016 presidential election.
• On February 3, 2016, he announced the suspension of his presidential campaign.
Biggest Rival Ted Cruz
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weight in Kilograms- 71 kg
in Pounds- 157 lbs
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Brown
Personal Life
Date of Birth 7 January 1963
Age (as in 2017) 54 Years
Birth Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Capricorn
Nationality American
Hometown Lake Jackson, Texas
School Brazoswood High School, Clute, Texas
College Baylor University, Waco, Texas, Duke University School of Medicine (Duke Med), Durham, North Carolina, USA
Educational Qualifications Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Debut 1988
Family Father– Ron Paul (Former US Representative)
Mother– Carol Wells
Brothers– Ronnie Paul, Robert Paul
Sisters– Joy Paul, Lori Paul
Religion Christian
Address Bowling Green, Kentucky
Hobbies Swimming, Biking, Playing Golf, Palying Baseball, Doing Charity
Controversies • In 2007, he gave a controversial statement that “Iran with only one nuclear weapon is not a threat for our national security”.
• In 2010, he was criticized for his statement that to provide affordable health-care services to all is like forcing doctors into slavery.
• In 2009, he made another controversial statement supporting the absolute right of the private property owners.
• He caused a great deal of controversy by saying that he believed businesses had the right to discriminate on the basis of race.
Favourite Things
Favorite Politician Martin Luther King Jr.
Favorite Food Artichokes
Favorite Film Enemy of the State
Favorite Book Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, The Road to Serfdom by Friedrich A. Hayek, Human Action by Ludwig von Mises
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife Kelley Paul (political consultant, married 1990)
Children Son– William Paul (born 1992), Duncan Paul (born 1997), Robert Paul (born 2000),

Daughter– N/A

Money Factor
Net Worth 2.5 million USD

 

Interesting Facts About Rand Paul

  • Does Rand Paul smoke?: No.
  • Does Rand Drink Alcohol ?: No
  • Paul was baptized as a teenager and identified as a practicing Christian.
  • At his school, Rand Paul was on the swimming team and played as a defender on the soccer team.
  • During his college years at Baylor University, he was a member of a secret group called NoZe Brotherhood.
  • He is not the only one in his family to run for the presidential election, his father Ron Paul also ran three times for the US presidential election.
  • Rand Paul is an experienced ophthalmologist and specialist in glaucoma and cataract surgery.
  • When he met his future wife Kelly in Atlanta in 1989, she thought he looked “about eighteen.”
  • Rand Paul does not have a bachelor’s degree.
  • He is an experienced eye surgeon and has performed free eye surgery in developing countries.
  • In March 2013, Rand Paul held the floor for nearly 13 hours as a one-man filibuster to demand answers from President Obama.

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