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Ted CRUZ

American Ted CRUZ

born Rafael Edward CRUZ

American politician and the junior United States Senator for the state of Texas

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on December 22, 1970 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Biography

Cruz was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, where his parents, Eleanor Darragh and Rafael Cruz, were working in the oil business. His father was a Cuban immigrant to the United States during the Cuban Revolution. His mother, an American, was reared in Delaware, in a family of Irish and Italian descent. Cruz's family returned to the U.S. when he was four years old.

Cruz attended high school at Faith West Academy in Katy, Texas, and then graduated from Second Baptist High School in Houston.

Cruz earned his Bachelor of Arts from Princeton University and his J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School. He was an editor of the Harvard Law Review, an executive editor of the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, and a founding editor of the Harvard Latino Law Review.

Source :  http://www.wikipedia.org/

See Also :

- Category American politician