Tom Vilsack Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More
Bio Real NameThomas James "Tom" Vilsack NicknameNot Known ProfessionAmerican Politician PartyDemocratic Political Journey • In 1987, he was elected Mayor of Mount Pleasant. • In 1992, he was elected to the Iowa Senate. • In 1998, he became Governor of Iowa. • In 2002, he was re-elected Governor of Iowa. • On 30 November 2006, he announced his intentions to run for the presidency in the 2008 election. • On 23 February 2007, he dropped out of the presidential race. • On 20 January 2009, he was appointed Secretary of Agriculture by the then US President Barack Obama. Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 183 cm in meters- 1.83 m in Feet Inches- 6’ 00” Weightin Kilograms- 85 kg in Pounds- 187 lbs Eye ColourBlue Hair ColourLight Brown Personal Life Date of BirthDecember 13, 1950 Age (as in 2016)66 Years Birth PlacePittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius NationalityAmerican HometownPennsylvania, USA SchoolShady Side Academy, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania CollegeHamilton College, Clinton, New York Educational QualificationsBachelor's Degree Juris Doctor (J.D.) Albany Law School, Albany, New York DebutIn 1987, when he was elected Mayor of Mount Pleasant. FamilyFather- Bud Vilsack Mother- Dolly Vilsack Brothers- N/A Sisters- N/A ReligionRoman Catholicism EthnicityWhite AddressU.S. Department of Agriculture 1400 Independence Ave., S.W. Washington, DC 20250 HobbiesRunning, Traveling, Reading Favourite Things Favourite PoliticianNot Known Girls, Affairs and More Marital StatusMarried Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known WifeChristie Vilsack (married 18 August 1973)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Tom Vilsack
Does Tom Vilsack smoke?: Not Known
Does Tom Vilsack drink alcohol?: Not Known
He was born on 13 December 1950 and was placed in a Roman Catholic Orphanage.
In 1951, he was adopted by Bud and Dolly Vilsack.
His father was an insurance salesman and a real-estate agent.
In 1998, when he was elected Governor of Iowa, he became the first Democrat to serve as Governor of Iowa in 30 years.
He has been a great supporter of Biotechnology.
He is an avid runner and in 2005, he ran a marathon in Arkansas.
In his entire political career, he has never lost an election so-far.
In 2004, he was one of the most probable running mates for John Kerry in the US Presidential Election.
In 2016, he is considered one of the most probable running mates for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 US Presidential Election.