|Celebrated Name:||Cory Booker|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Cory Anthony Booker|
|Age:||52 years old|
|Birth Date:||April 27, 1969|
|Birth Place:||Washington, D.C., U.S.|
|Weight:||79 Kg: 174 lbs|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||Yes (Rosario Dawson)|
|Is Cory Booker Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$4 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
Cory Booker is one of the renowned American politicians we have today. He is a member of the Democratic Party and also the man the people of New Jersey elected as their junior senator since 2013. Being ambitious and maybe for the love of serving the American people drove him to seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. However, finances haven’t been so kind to him, forcing him to pull out. Anyway, going by his motto “A Tireless Fighter,” you can be sure we haven’t seen the end of Cory Anthony Booker yet.
Maybe you know about Cory Booker very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Cory Booker’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Born on April 27th, 1969, he is the son of Cary Alfred Booker and Carolyn. He was born in Washington, D.C, but raised in New Jersey. His parents raised him in a religious setting as he used to go to the African Methodist Episcopal Church.
Booker went to Northern Valley Regional High School, where after completion, he joined Stanford University to pursue a bachelor’s of Arts degree in political science. He graduated in 1991 and decided to undertake a master’s degree in Arts in the same university the following year. Booker quest for more education dint end at Stanford as he joined Oxford University, where he was awarded an honors degree in United States history in 1994 and a Juris Doctor at Yale Law School.
A man of his age without a wife yet, that fact has raised questions on Booker’s sexual orientation, but he has made clarifications he is straight. Apparently, his girlfriend Rosario Dawson, the actress made confirmations in 2019 that she is dating him something booker hasn’t clarified yet. Still, we aren’t surprised he is a man who loves his private life being private. For those who call themselves vegetarians, Booker is your buddy, and to find him, he resides in Lincoln Park.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 27 April 1969, Cory Booker is 52 years old as of today’s date 17th May 2021. His height is 1.89 m tall, and his weight is 79 Kg: 174 lbs.
Booker started working after graduating from the law school, where he served as a staff attorney and later won a seat at the Municipal Council of Network. His journey to the public service continued when he won the Mayor of Newark seat in 2006 after an unsuccessful attempt in 2002.
He was re-elected again in 2011 as a mayor, but his legacy had mixed reviews. In 2013 after Lautenberg, who was then the senator of New Jersey, died Booker announced his candidacy after winning the Democratic primary Booker went ahead to win the elections beating the Republican candidate Steve Lonegan with 54%. Today Booker is the junior senator for New Jersey in the United States of America, a seat he captured again in the 2014 election.
Just the other day, Booker had shown some interest in the Presidential seat when he announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination in the 2020 election, but he ceased citing financial challenges.
Apart from serving the public as a senator, Booker has also had a film career where he has made appearances in documentaries such as Parks and Recreation 2015, Miss Representation 2011, and Brick City 2009.
Booker has also authored several books among them United: Thoughts on Finding Common Ground and Advancing the Common Good.
Awards & Achievements
Cory Booker has won several awards, among them being the U.S. Senator John Heinz Award for Greatest Public Service, he has also received several honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degrees from institutions such as New Jersey Institute of Technology, Yeshiva University, University of Rhode Island, and Williams College. He has also received an honorary Doctor of Laws degrees from Bard College and Columbia University.
Net Worth & Salary of Cory Booker in 2021
As of May 2021, Cory Booker’s net worth is estimated to be $4 million. From the financial disclosure forms that he submitted during his senate campaigns, his assets totaled to $1.1m. Cory Booker’s salary is $174,000, which he earns as a senator, but much of his wealth has been from stock in companies such as Amazon, eBay, Netflix, Facebook, among others.
Booker, as an entrepreneur, made money with Waywire Start-up, which he sold at $5 million. Other sources that have boosted Cory Booker’s net worth figures are royalties from his book“United” and his pensions and retirement holdings.
Cory Booker might have suspended his bid for the oval office, but don’t be too quick to overrule his candidature in years to come. Maybe just maybe he might one day become one of America’s black presidents.