Miriam Adelson Age, Husband, Family, Biography, Net worth & More

Miriam Adelson

Miriam Adelson (born October 10, 1945) is an American-Israeli Doctor, Political Donor, and Philanthropist from Tel Aviv, Mandatory Palestine. She is the trustee and co-founder of Adelson Family Foundation. Furthermore, the 73-year-old doctor was also an executive director and co-founder of AMRF.

She works as a publisher of the Israel Hayom newspaper. Miriam is the wife of Sheldon Adelson (American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist). Sheldon is the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Las Vegas Sands Corporation.

Miriam Adelson Israeli American philanthropist, doctor and political donor

In addition, Sheldon Adelson’s Wife earned honorary citizenship of Jerusalem in 2013. Mrs. Adelson and her husband also started Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Research Clinic in Las Vegas in 2000. In 1993, she also established a substance abuse center and research clinic.

Recently, On 10th November 2018, Donald Trump (U.S. President) declared Miriam Adelson as his first recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Elvis Presley and Babe Ruth will also receive the honor from the President.

The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the nation’s highest honor for a civilian. In fact, the awards will be presented by Mr. Trump on 16th November 2018.


Profile, Early Life & Education

Miriam Adelson wiki and bio

The philanthropist was born on 10th October 1945 in Tel Aviv, Mandatory Palestine. Therefore, Miriam Adelson’s age is Seventy-three (73) years old, as of 2018. Her father and mother fled Poland before the Holocaust.

Furthermore, Miriam’s dad was a notable member of the Mapam political party. Later, she and her family resided in the city of Haifa in the 1950s. Moreover, her father owned and operated several movie theatres there.

Adelson attended Hebrew Reali School. Later, she received a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Genetics from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Miriam also earned a medical degree from Tel Aviv University’s Sackler Medical School.


Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Children

Miriam Adelson with her husband Sheldon Adelson

Adelson first married her husband Ariel Ochshorn (a physician). The former couple also shares two daughters together. However, they ended their marriage in divorce in the 1980s.

Furthermore, in 1986 she moved to Rockefeller University on an exchange program. She was specializing in drug addiction. Miriam later met her future spouse Sheldon Adelson. The couple soon became close to each other.

In 1991, they officially tied the knot in a private ceremony. Miriam and Sheldon have two sons. Her husband was previously married to Sandra during the 1970s.

Full Birth NameMiriam Adelson.
Nick nameMiriam.
Profession1. Philanthropist.
2. Doctor.
3. Political Donor.
AgeSeventy-three (73) years old (As of 2018).
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday10th October 1945.
Birthplace/HometownTel Aviv, Mandatory Palestine.
Zodiac SignLibra.
EthnicityCaucasian White.
Current ResidenceLas Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Famous forWill receive Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
WeightKilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 136 lbs.
Bra Size33B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)34-27-35.
Shoe Size (US)8.
Tattoo details?None.
Eye ColorBlue.
Hair ColorBlonde.
ParentsFather: Will update.
SiblingsNot Found.
Famous RelativesNot Known
Miriam Adelson Husband & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?N/A
BoyfriendName not Available.
Husband/Spouse Name1. Ariel Ochshorn (ex-husband).
2. Sheldon Adelson.
SonTwo sons.
DaughterTwo daughters.
Highest QualificationMedical Degree.
SchoolHebrew Reali School.
College/ University1. Tel Aviv University's Sackler Medical School.
2. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Johnny Depp.
Actress: Kate Winslet.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorPink.
Love to doReading, Shopping, and Traveling.
Favorite FoodItalian Food.
Wealth Stats
Net worth (approx.)$44.1 billion US Dollar (As of 2018).
Earnings (Annual Income)Under Review
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsNA.
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressWill update soon.
Official WebsiteNot Available.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Miriam Adelson

Miriam Adelson age, height, and weight

  • In her initial career days, Miriam served mandatory army service as a medical officer at Ness Ziona.
  • In 2007, Mrs. Adelson was awarded an honorary doctorate by Tel Aviv University.
  • Moreover, her husband has three adopted children with his ex-wife.

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  • Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Miriam Adelson is $44.1 billion US Dollar.
  • Miriam was mentored by Mary Jeanne Kreek at Rockefeller.



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