William Barr Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

William Barr

Biography / Wiki

An American lawyer and government official William Barr is known for serving as attorney general of the United States during the administrations of Donald Trump and George H.W. Bush. He is a professional lawyer who has practiced with the firms like Shaw and Pittman.

Being an Attorney General, he had held numerous other posts within the Department of Justice. After John J. Crittenden, he is the second person in U.S. history who served as the attorney general. In 1991, he controlled an FBI operation that freed hostages at the Talladega federal prison. He opposed Panama and drug trafficking also stole the limelight.

Height / Weight / Age

William Barr is 176 cm and in feet inches, his height is 5’9” tall. This prominent attorney weighs 80 kg in Kilograms or 176 lbs in Pounds. He will turn 73 years old. He has a sharp brown color eye and dark white color curly hair.

He has a motivating physique with the following body measurements 42 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 33 inches hips. His biceps size is 15 inches whereas his shoe size is 11 (US).

Net Worth

According to the sources, the estimated net worth of William Barr is $10 million USD approximately.

Education / Family

William Barr was born on May 23, 1960, as William Pelham Barr. His father Donald Barr was an English teacher at Columbia University and also his mother Mary Margaret taught at Columbia University. He was raised in Judaism because his father was Jewish but later he was converted to Catholicism. He has four brothers and he is the second eldest.

For primary education, he attended Corpus Christi School and Horace Mann School. In 1971, he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Arts and also majored in government from Columbia University. While pursuing Juris Doctor at George Washington University Law School, he worked as an intelligence analyst for the CIA in Washington D.C.


William Barr

Real Name William Pelham Barr
Birth Place New York, USA
Date Of Birth May 23, 1950
Age 73 Years
Height In centimeters – 176 cm

In feet inches – 5’9”

Weight In kilograms – 80 kg

In pounds – 176 lbs

Eye Color Brown
Hair Color White
Profession Lawyer

Political Leader

Zodiac sign Gemini
School Corpus Christi School

Horace Mann School

College Columbia University

George Washington University Law School

Religion Roman Catholic
Nationality American
Home Town New York, USA
Debut Not known
Fathers Name Donald Barr
Mothers Name Mary Margaret
Brothers Stephen Barr
Sister None

Career / Fashion And Style

William Barr started his career by working for the Central Intelligence Agency from 1971 to 1977. Later, from 1978 to 1982 he had worked with the law firm of Shaw, Pittman, and Potts & Trowbridge. In 1989, he was appointed as Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel by President George H.W. Bush.

A year later, he was promoted to the position of Deputy Attorney General who is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Department. He also worked at GTE Corporation as executive vice president and general counsel. In 2018, he was nominated to succeed Jeff Sessions by President Donald Trump.

By the next year, he was elected as Attorney General by a 54–45 near party-line vote. Throughout his tenure, he had used his position to insulate the White House and Trump’s allies from congressional oversight and federal prosecution.

He has been appreciated for rescuing 121 Cuban prisoners from Talladega Federal Prison. He highlighted his concern over immigration and the right to abortion rules.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

In 1973, William Barr got married to Christine Moynihan Barr. The couple has three daughters, Mary Barr Daly, Margaret Barr, and Patricia Barr Straughn. His eldest daughter Mary was a senior Justice Department official.

Girlfriends Not known
Marital Status Married
Wife Christine Barr


William Barr with his wife
William Barr with his wife

Children Daughter – Mary Daly


Mary Daly
Mary Daly

Favorite Things

the list of William Barr’s favorite things.

Favorite Food Chinese cuisine
Favorite Colours Black, white
Favorite Actor Bruce Lee
Favorite Actress Emma Stone
Favorite Holiday Destination Switzerland

William Barr

Some Interesting Facts About William Barr

  • William Barr received a Master of Arts in government and Chinese studies from Columbia University.
  • He is an avid bagpiper and was a member of the City of Washington Bagpipe Band.
  • In 2016, he has donated $500,000 in the Jeb Bush presidential election.
  • His brother is a physics professor at the University of Delaware.
  • His wife has a master’s degree in library science.

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