Chuck Schumer Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Chuck Schumer

Biography / Wiki

Chuck Schumer is a politician who is also a member of the Democratic Party and is the elected New York Senator. Chuck won the New York Senate election in 2016 with many votes, he had already won in 2010 and 2004 as well. Immediately after graduation from Harvard Law School, Chuck Schumer began his political career.

He was elected to the New York state assembly at the young age of 24. Since then, he has risen gradually from the ranks to become one of the Democratic Party’s most influential people.

He made the political elite wake up in 1998 and take note of his ability when he managed to beat Republican Al D’Amato, a 3-term incumbent, and become a U.S. Senator.  Over the years, Schumer built hegemony over his seat and, with 70% of the vote, secured the last re-election in 2016. He was named the Senate Minority Leader in 2017.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 23rd of November 1950 Chuck Schumer will turn 72 years old. He is quite tall with a height of 5 feet 9 inches and his weight is 73 kg approximately.

Chuck appears to be fit even at this age and has a body figure measurement of 40-32-35 with his biceps measuring 14.5 inches. He has blue colored eyes and he is of greyish white color.

Net Worth

After starting his political career back in the early seventies, Chuck Schumer has become one of the most popular politicians in the United States of America and is one of the most experienced senate leaders as well.

He has emerged as a winner in many elections and has played an important part in decision-making when it comes to policies in the United States. He has earned most of his wealth with his work as a politician and the total net worth estimated for Chuck Schumer is $1 million US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

Chuck Schumer was born and raised in New York. After studying at Harvard College, he went to Harvard law school and prior to that attended the James Madison High School. He is the son of Abraham Schumer and Selma Schumer and grew up with his brother Robert and his sister Fran.


Charles Ellis Schumer

Nickname Chuck
Birth Place New York, United States
Date Of Birth November 23, 1950
Age 72 Years
Height In Centimetres – 176 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″

Weight In Kilograms – 73 Kg
In Pounds – 160 lbs
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Greyish-White
Profession Politician
Sexual Orientation Straight
School James Madison High School
College Harvard Law School, Harvard College
Religion Judaism
Nationality American
Home Town New York, United States
Fathers Name Abraham Schumer


Chuck Schumer with his family
Chuck Schumer with his family

Mothers Name Selma Schumer
Brothers Robert Schumer
Sister Fran Schumer


Chuck Schumer with his mother & sister
Chuck Schumer with his mother & sister

Career / Fashion And Style

At that time at Harvard Law School, Chuck Schumer was part of the Eugene McCarthy movement. He won the New York State Assembly after Harvard in 1974 and served there for three permanent terms. He also collaborated with Elizabeth Holtzman for some time.

In 1998, with the general election votes, Chuck Schumer won the United States Senate elections over Al D’Amato. Then, he secured the 2004 re-election against Howard Mills III and Marilyn O’Grady, followed by the 2010 senate elections and the 2016 senate elections.

In 2007, a book called Positively American: Winning Back the Middle-Class Majority One Family at a Time was written by Chuck Schumer, which Daniel Squadron helped to produce. It is considered fun to talk to Chuck Schumer as he makes a lot of jokes around himself.

He has toured every country in New York, 62 countries, every year. On the late-night chat show that airs on Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Chuck Schumer appeared several times. The 2016 media squad has been fired by Chuck Schumer and will hire a new team to help out with any future elections. Chuck was chosen to be the Senate leader in the same year, 2016.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More

Married to Iris Weinshall for a long time, he has two daughters Alison and Jessica.

Girlfriend Iris Weinshall
Marital Status Married
Wife Iris Weinshall


Chuck Schumer with his wife
Chuck Schumer with his wife

Children Son – None

Daughter – Alison and Jessica

Favorite Things

Here we provide you a list of Chuck Schumer’s favorite things.

Favorite Actors Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Colour White
Favorite Holiday Destinations Paris
Favorite Food Steak, Fries and Continental Food
Favorite Things To Do Listening to music and Traveling

Chuck Schumer

Some Interesting Facts About Chuck Schumer

  • When he was studying at Harvard College, he got interested in politics.
  • He managed to score a perfect SAT score of 1600 while studying in Brooklyn’s public schools.
  • Chuck Schumer was elected from the 16th District to the United States House of Representatives in 1980.
  • He managed to clear the state bar of New York in the early months of 1975.
  • In the leading media houses, Schumer’s passion for media attention is well-known and he has close allies.
  • He regularly schedules news conferences on both legislative and non-legislative issues on Sunday.
  • On behalf of New Yorkers, he has a history of interfering in the development of local jobs is at stake.
  • He was one of the first senior Political figures to publicly criticize the Barack Obama-led nuclear agreement with Iran.
  • He was the author of the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban, along with California Senator Dianne Feinstein, which remained in effect until 2004.
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