Mitt Romney (born 12 March 1947) is an American politician and businessman from Detroit city in the United States. He handled the position of Governor of Massachusetts from 2003 to 2007. In 2012, he also stood as the candidate for US president.
The American millionaire started his career back in the 1970s and started working for a company named Bain & Co. Over the years he worked well and set himself at the position of CEO in the company.
He used to receive handsome pay which used to be on lacs of USD. In the year 1984, he with the help of other partners started a financial investment company by the name “Bain Capital”.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education
Willard Mitt Romney took birth to his parents on Wednesday, March 12, 1947 (age 72 years, as in 2019) in the city of the United States, Detroit.
His father “George W. Romney” was a politician of the Republican Party and a successful businessman. Earlier his mother “Lenore Romney” was an actress, but after marriage, she left acting and became a housewife.
He has an elder brother named “Scott Romney” who is also a politician and lawyer. Mitt’s older sister “Jane Romney” also works as a politician for the Republican party. He always supports his sister “Margo Lynn Romney”.
Romney attends “Cranbrook school” for his primary school education. After that, he joined Brigham Young University and did his graduation in the field of Bachelor’s of Arts in the year 1971.
He completed his MBA from Harvard University in 1975. Because his dad was a politician, he always gets inspiration from his father.
Physical Stats, Height, Weight & More
Romney maintained his body stats at the age of 72. Even after being so busy, he takes time for gyming and exercise. Mitt Romney stands tall at a height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.86 m).
His physique is decent, and weight is around 74 kilograms (approx.). He follows a planned diet to keep his body fit and healthy.
He looks handsome with his brown eyes. He has a fair skin tone with salt & pepper hair. He is a decent person and always wears business suits and genuine clothes. He does not like tattoos.
Personal Life, Spouse Ann Romney & Children
The 72-year-old man lives a happy married life with his wife and children. In March 1969, he got married to his spouse “Ann Lois Davies”.
The wedding was held in Detroit, United States. He is the father of five sons. His first son “Tagg Romney” was born in the year 1971.
After that, in the year 1971, his wife, Ann Romney gave birth to his 2nd son “Matt Romney”. His third son “Josh Romney” was born in 1975. His younger son “Ben Romney” and “Craig Romney” were born in 1978 and 1981 respectively.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Mitt Romney
|Real Full Birth Name||Willard Mitt Romney.|
|Age (As of 2019)||72 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||12 March 1947.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Detroit city in the United States.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|House Location||The United States.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6'1".
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 74 Kg.
Pounds: 163 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||11.|
|Hair Color||Salt & Pepper.|
|Parents||Father: George W. Romney.
Mother: Lenore Romney.
|Siblings||Brother: Scott Romney.
Sisters: Jane Romney and Margo Lynn Romney.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife||Ann Lois Davies.|
|Kids||Sons: Tagg Romney, Matt Romney, Josh Romney, Ben Romney, and Craig Romney.|
|Social media||Instagram: @mittromney (99.2k + followers).
Twitter: @MittRomney (2 million + followers).
|Alma Mater||1. Brigham Young University.
2. Harvard University.
|Net worth||$ 250 million USD (As in 2020).|
Political Career & Net worth
Within years the company rose to prosperity & in the year 2014 gathered more than 70 billion USD. With his experience and skills, he reached heights in his career timeline.
Romney even stepped into politics in 1994. He stood for US senate elections in Massachusetts against Ted Kennedy but lost the elections.
Mitt has even served as the governor in Massachusetts and became the 70th governor of the state. During his work periods, he made a lot of improvements.
There Mitt served from 2003-2007. He has also been the president of the salt lake organizing committee. Thus in this way, he also has an active status in US politics.
In Massachusetts, he lives with his wife and 5 sons in a lavish mansion. According to income reports, Mitt Romney accumulated Net worth is $250 million US dollars, as in 2020.
He also owns a fleet of luxury cars as the businessman has earned a lot in his life. Some tax reports suggest that 2011-2011 his net worth got added by 41 million USD.
- Mitt Romney’s father George was a member of the Republican Party and was an active politician in his time.
- In the year 1981, he got arrested by a park ranger for disorderly conduct.
- During his working period, he worked in different companies as a management consultant because he wanted to prepare himself for the place of CEO.
- Once he washed the dog sitting in his windshield attached dog holder which led the dog to suffer from diarrhea. People criticized him for his deed.
- Romney insisted on an increase in the fee for arms license which led to an increase in government revenue.
- He is very attached to his grandchildren and can be seen spending time with them on his social media handles.
- Romney is also active on social media platforms like Instagram. Here he has around 100k followers.
- Mitt is NASCAR fan and has even shared some glimpses before the starting of the event on his Instagram page.