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Biography of Gabrielle Giffords


PERSONAL
  • Full Name: Gabrielle Giffords
  • Profession: Politician
  • Place of Birth: Tuscon, Arizona
  • Date of Birth: Sunday, 0 June 1970
  • Zodiac: Gemini
  • Nationality: American
BIOGRAPHY
Gabrielle Giffords
Gabrielle Dee Giffords is a politician from the US. Was born on June 8, 1970, Gabby is the daughter of Spencer J. Giffords and Gloria Kay. Raised in a mixed religious environment, his father was a Jew and a Christian mother, Gabby states embraced Jews in 2001. After graduating from Tucson's University High School in 1988, she received her bachelor's degree in Sociology and Latin American History from Scripps College in California in 1993. in 1996 he received a scholarship William Fulbright and spent one year in Chihuahua Mexico, he can master's degree from Cornell University.

Gifford married to Captain Mark E.Kelly, navy pilot and NASA astronaut. He is the only representative of the American people with active duty military spouse. Giffords of Arizona served as a member of parliament in 2001 to 2003. In the fall of 2002 she was elected to the Arizona Senate which is the youngest member of the Senate at that time. December 1, 2005, Gabby resigned from his position as a member of the Senate for the preparation of the campaign at national level. When he resigned, his position in the Senate was replaced by Jim Kolbe of Arizona.

After the election of 2006, Giffords was sworn in as a member of Congress on January 3. She is the third woman in the history of Arizona who are members of the US Congress. Dated January 8, 2011, Giffords a victim of attempted murder near Tucson in front of a supermarket. He was shot in the head, lucky he can be saved in the incident, 13 people were injured and six others were killed. January 22, he announced that he would resign from the House seat to concentrate on healing himself. January 25, he officially left the chair of the House of Representatives with a promise to return to the political arena in the future.

EDUCATION
-Tucson's University High School
-Scripps College
-Cornell University

CAREER
-Members of the US (2007-2012)
-Arizona Senate (2003-2005)
-Member of the Arizona House of Representatives (2001-2003)

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