Ben Shapiro (born January 15, 1984) is an American Political Commentator, Author, Radio Talk Show Host, and Lawyer from Los Angeles, California. He is famous for being the youngest nationally syndicated columnist in the United States. Furthermore, the 34-year-old author wrote seven books in his career.
At the age of 17, he published a book titled “Brainwashed: How Universities Indoctrinate America’s Youth” in 2004. Moreover, Ben currently writes columns for Creators Syndicate and Newsweek. His real full birth name is Benjamin Aaron Shapiro.
He also founded “The Daily Wire” (conservative news/opinion website) and also serves as editor-in-chief. In addition, Benjamin also works at “The Ben Shapiro Show” as a host. It is a daily political podcast and radio show.
From 2012 to 2016, the author also worked as an editor-at-large of Breitbart News. Shapiro is also the author of Primetime Propaganda published in 2011. In fact, he began his career at the law firm “Goodwin Procter“. As of now, Ben serves as a president in “Benjamin Shapiro Legal Consulting“.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The lawyer was born on 15th January 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Therefore, the age of Ben Shapiro is 34 years old, as of 2018. His father’s name is David Shapiro. Ben was raised along with his three sisters (names are not available).
Furthermore, Shapiro belongs to Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity. Mara Wilson (writer and former child actress) is Ben’s cousin. The radio host firstly joined Walter Reed Middle School and skipped two grades, 3 and 9.
Later, Benjamin shifted to Yeshiva University High School, LA. In 2004, Ben graduated and earned his Bachelor’s of Arts in political science from the University of California, Los Angeles. Shapiro received his Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School in 2007.
Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Children
Ben married his wife “Mor Toledano” in 2008. They couples blessed with two children. They welcomed their daughter “Leeya Eliana Shapiro” in 2014. Ben also has a son (name not available) who was born in 2016.
Furthermore, his daughter suffered from atrial septal defect. The disease was detected when Leeya was very young. The family currently lives in California, United States.
|Full Birth Name||Benjamin Aaron Shapiro.|
|Profession||Political Commentator, Author, Radio Talk Show Host, and Lawyer.|
|Age (As of 2018)||34 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 15, 1984.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Famous For||Being the youngest nationally syndicated columnist in the United States.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Capricorn.|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5′ 7″.|
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.7 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 72 Kg.|
Pounds: 158 lbs.
|Biceps Size||14 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||38-30-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||9.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents|| Father: David Shapiro.|
Mother: Name not available.
|Relatives||Cousin: Mara Wilson (writer and former child actress).|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not available.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Mor Shapiro.|
|Children||One daughter “Leeya Eliana Shapiro” and one son.|
|Highest Qualification||Juris Doctor.|
|School||1. Walter Reed Middle School.|
2. Yeshiva University High School of Los Angeles.
|Alma Mater||1. The University of California, Los Angeles.|
2. Harvard Law School.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Cruise.|
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Italy.|
|Love to do||Reading.|
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$4 million US Dollars (As of 2018).|
|Earnings per month||Under review.|
|Office Address||Will Update.|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Will Update.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Ben Shapiro
- Ben also works as an activist, media executive, and columnist.
- His books were listed on The New York Times Best Seller List.
- Some of them are Project President: Bad Hair and Botox on the Road to the White House, Brainwashed, Primetime Propaganda: The True Hollywood Story of How the Left Took Over Your TV and much more.
- The 34-year-old author began earning money by writing columns for different daily papers and sites like Human Events, ABCNews, FrontPageMag etc.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Ben Shapiro is $4 Million US Dollar in 2018.
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- His book “The People versus Barack Obama: The Criminal Case” based on against the Obama Administration.
- Moreover, Ben appeared on the different TV shows and radio shows such as “Fox and Friends”, “The Dennis Prager Show”, “The Lars Larson Show”, “Scarborough Country” etc.
- Shapiro also won the Emma Awards, two Peabody Awards, and two Dupont Awards.