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Gabby Giffords Before And After, Gabby Giffords Age, Height, Husband, Family, Biography, Net worth

Gabby Giffords Wiki

Gabby Giffords is a retired politician and gun control advocate from America. She served as a member of the US House of Representatives and represented Arizona’s 8th congressional district from January 2007 till January 2012, when Gabby resigned because of a severe brain injury suffered in an assassination attempt. As a member of the Democratic Party, Gabby was the third woman in Arizona’s history to be elected to the U.S. Congress. a standing ovation greeted Gabby upon her return to the House floor in August 2011.

Gabby Giffords Before And After

Gabby Giffords switched her party from Republican to Democratic in 2000. In 2001, she was elected to the Arizona House of Representatives. Gabby was elected to the Arizona Senate in the fall of 2002 when the youngest woman was elected to that body. She resigned from the Arizona Senate on 1st December 2005 for her congressional campaign. After the November 2006 election, she was sworn in as a congresswoman on 3rd January 2007. Gabby was the third woman in Arizona’s history to be elected to work in the U.S. Congress. During her inaugural speech, Gabby advocated a comprehensive immigration reform package, which includes modern technology to safeguard the border, more border patrol agents, employer sanctions for businesses that hire illegal immigrants, and a guest-worker program.

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Gabby Giffords Age

Gabby Giffords was born on 8th June 1970, in Tucson, Arizona, U.S. She is 52 years old, as per the thefamouspeople. Gabrielle Dee Giffords is the actual name of Gabrielle Giffords. Gabby Giffords was born and brought up in Tucson, Arizona. Gabby’s childhood adventures include the summer camping with Melissa across the border in Mexico. With an interest in horses, she worked for some period in the stable to earn for her riding lessons. Gabby was brought up in a mixed-religious environment.

Gabby Giffords Family

Gabby Giffords’s parents were Gloria Kay and Spencer J. Giffords, as per the thefamouspeople. Gabby’s mother was a Christian Scientist, while her father was Jewish. Gabby’s paternal grandfather, named Akiba Hornstein, was a Jewish migrant from Lithuania who transformed his name to Giffords to avert the anti-Semitism in the United States. Through her father, Giffords is a second cousin of director Jake Paltrow and actress Gwyneth Paltrow. Giffords has an elder sister named Melissa and an elder half-brother named Alejandro. 

Gabby Giffords Networth

As per celebritynetworth, Gabby Giffords has a networth of $20 Million. Gabby served in the Arizona House of Representatives from 2001 to 2003 and the Arizona Senate from 2003 to 2005. At that time, she was elected to the U.S. House. She had just started her third term in January 2011 when she was shot in the head in a murder attempt and mass shooting during an event with constituents. Gabby has since recovered much of her ability to speak, walk, read, and write. 

Gabby Giffords Husband

Mark Edward Kelly is the husband of Gabby Giffords, as per thefamouspeople.com.Mark Edward Kelly is a retired astronaut, businessman, U.S. Navy captain, and politician from America. He has served as the junior United States senator from Arizona since 2020. As a member of the Democratic Party, he was elected in the special election following the death of Senator John McCain, defeating incumbent Republican Martha McSally.

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Gabby Giffords Biography

SpecificationsDetails
NameGabby Giffords 
Age 52
SpouseMark Edward Kelly 
Height163cm
NationalityAmerican
Networth$20 Million

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