Ben Carson who is an American author as well as a retired neurosurgeon was born on 18th September of the year 1951. Although he is known by the name Ben Carson, as a child, he was named as Benjamin Solomon Carson. He went to study at the Southwestern High School located in Southwest Detroit. There, he excelled in the JROTC. He was then offered a West Point Scholarship. He also got enrolled at the Yale University from where he got majored in the psychology. He had also earned his M.D. from University of Michigan Medical School.

Prior to that, Carson has also wrote six best-selling books published by the Zondervan which is an international Christian media as well as publishing company. His books are titled as Think Big, Gifted Hands, Take the Risk, The Big Picture, One Nation and American the Beautiful. In addition to that, he was also the keynote speaker at National Prayer Breakfast on 7th February of 2013. During the speech, he commented on several of the social and fiscal issues which also includes the political correctness, health care, taxation, the national debt, and education. Besides that, the TV movie with the same title of his book Gifted Hands was also premiered on 7th February of 2009 on TNT.

To talk about his personal life biography, Ben is a married man. He is married to his supporting and caring wife Candy Carson. He met to her in 1971 while they were students at the Yale University. The couple exchanged their vows with each other in the year 1975. He also has three sons together with Candy who are named as Benjamin, Rhoeyce, and Murray. Currently, the family is residing in West Friendship, Maryland and they are also the members of Seventh-day Adventist Church.

Apart from that, Carson has now reached at the age of 63. He is also the active user of the various social networking sites. To get more information related to him, we can follow him on his twitter account. The quotes from his books as well as about him can also be found in different internet sites.


  • American
  • 183 cm
  • 1951-09-18
  • Neurosurgeon
  • Yes
  • $10 Million Dollars(2015)
  • Rhoeyce Carson, Murray Carson, Ben Carson Jr.
  • African American
  • Candy Carson
  • /wiki/Ben_Carson
  • Stuck on You
  • No
  • No

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