Dennis John Kucinich is a famous American politician who used to be a U.S. Representative straight out of Ohio and who served from the year 1997 until the year 2013. This famous name also was one of the candidates for the Democratic Nomination for President of the United States of America in the year 2004 and 2008. He was born in the year 1946 which signifies that he is 70 years at present.
He served as a mayor of Cleveland for two years and he also was a member of House Committee on Education and the Workforce. Because of his different campaigns and his governmental position, he was able to attract attention for being able to consistently deliver “the strongest liberal” perspective and undoubtedly, this perspective has been seen through his actions which include bringing Articles of impeachment against president Bush and the then Vice President Cheney and also for being the one and only democratic candidate in the year 2008.
Adding more to his bio, he was born in Cleveland which is a city situated in Ohio and he is the eldest of the seven children in the family. His mother’s name is Virginia and his father’s name is Frank Kucinich. His father used to be a truck driver and his mother used to be a homemaker. His family moved to about 21 times and he was charged with the responsibility of tracing the apartments which could be affordable.
He went to Cleveland State University from the year 1967 until the year 1970 and he graduated from the Case Western Reserve University in the year 1973 achieving a Bachelors as well as Masters of Arts degree in speech and communication. He was married to a woman named Sandra Lee McCarthy in the year 1977 and they have a daughter named Jackie who was born in the year 1981 and the couple got divorced in the year 1986. He got married to the third woman in his life, Elizabeth Harper who was a British citizen in the year 2005, they are husband and wife. They met each other when Harper was working as an assistant for the Chicago-based American Monetary Institute.
When talking about his siblings, he was raised alongside his four brothers Larry, Frank, Gary and Perry and two sisters, Beth, and Theresa. In the year 2007, Perry was found dead in his apartment and in the year 2008, his sister died as well.
He sued Capitol Hill cafeteria for the damage done after a 2008 incident where he claimed that he suffered a severe injury while biting a sandwich which led in him breaking his tooth. The broken tooth later became infected and it led to him doing three surgeries. He claimed $150,000 for the damages done. In the year 2013, he joined the Fox News Channel as the regular contributor. He also has a Twitter and an Instagram account where he updates his status. He has over 39 thousand followers on his twitter account. Though the exact figures are unavailable, he has a net worth of over 5 million dollars. His ethnicity is white and he is 1.7 meters in height.