Andrew Yang: Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, Religion, Career, Book, Net Worth: Andrew Yang is an American politician as well as an entrepreneur. Born on 13th January 1975 making him 46 years of age. Regardless of being a politician, Andrew is also known as an entrepreneur and also a prominent author. Between the time period of 2012-2020, Yang received many recognitions such as being named ‘Champion of Change’ by the Obama Administration in 2012, selected as the Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship in 2015, and received the 2021 Vilcek Prize for Excellence in Public Service in 2020.
Andrew Yang Early Life:
Andrew Yang, son of immigrants from Taiwan born and bought up in Schenectady, New York. As mentioned above his parents immigrated from Taiwan in the 1960s where his father received his Ph.D. in Physics along with his moth who received her master’s in Statistics. Just after graduating from elite Phillips Exeter Academy in 1992, Yang took admission to Brown University to pursue Political Science and Economics, and later on, after 1996 Yang studied at Law school at Columbia University until 1999. Yang exercised corporate law before getting into startups in the field of fundraising, healthcare, and education. Andrew Yang is said to be the youngest in the family, having an elder brother working as a professor of psychology.
Andrew Yang Career:
Just after graduating from law school, Yang started off his career as a corporate lawyer at Davis Polk and Wardwell in New York City. In February 2000, he teamed up with Jonathan Philips in the startup named ‘Stargiving’ having the motive of getting celebrities in making charitable fundraising, this startup came out to be an unsuccessful step which made him work as the vice-president of a healthcare software startup from 2002 to 2005. In the following year, Yang established an educational startup- ‘Manhattan Prep’ and served as the CEO of the company until 2011. In 2011, Andrew Yang had set up a non-profit organization for the people of America that would help in supporting and training recent graduates and rising professionals who seek to work for startups in cities such as Baltimore, Detroit, Pittsburgh, and Cleveland. Besides working in startups or being the CEO, Yang also wrote two of the books- Smart People Should Build Things in 2014 and War on Normal People: The Truth About America’s Disappearing Jobs and Why Universal Basic Income Is Our Future in 2018. Andrew Yang, a candidate in the Democratic primaries of 2020 for president created a campaign platform around the issue of Universal Basic Income of $1,000 per month to each and every adult of America as a result of work displacement through automation.
Andrew Yang Personal Life:
Andrew encountered Evelyn at Columbia University when he was about 30 and married each other in 2011 being a parent of two sons. Andrew talked about his eldest son, Christopher who is autistic. On this, Andrew made a statement on his eldest son, “I’m very proud of my son and anyone who has someone on the spectrum in their family feels the exact same way.”
Here is the full Bio/Wiki of Andrew Yang, her/his family/ mother/ father/ brother name, age, height in feet, weight, body measurements, interests/hobbies, boyfriends, girlfriends, husband, wife, spouse, cars, property, bikes, address, email, house, hometown, ethnicity, hometown, birthplace, parents, achievements, phone number, school, his/her Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, earning /income/net worth, birthday, zodiac sign, education, caste, religion, Date Of Birth.
Andrew’s Bio, Height, Weight, Profile, Net Worth
|Real Name||Andrew Yang|
|Height (approx.)||in centimetres– 178 cm
in meters– 1.78 m
in feet inches– 5’ 10″
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– Not known
in pounds– Not known
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||Not known|
|Eye Colour||Not known|
|Hair Colour||Not known|
|Date of Birth||13 January 1975|
|Age (as in 2018)||46 Years|
|Birth Place||Schenectady, New York|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricon|
|College/University||University of California, Berkeley
Columbia Law School
|Educational Qualification||Masters in Law|
|Parents||Father: Not known
Mother: Not known
|Siblings||Brother: Not known
Sister: Not known
|Net Worth||Not Known|
Some lesser-known facts about Andrew
- Andrew Yang is one of the candidates to make an early entry in the 2020 Democratic party Presidential Primaries.
- Andrew Yang got featured in ‘Generation Startup’, a documentary of 2016.
- Besides being a politician, he is also an entrepreneur.
- One of its campaign slogans is known as ‘MATH’ which is ‘Make America Think Harder’.
Social media Accounts:
Also read: Mari Manoogian(Politician)
Subscribe to us to get the latest updates about Andrew Yang