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.
|Real Name||Thomas James “Tom” Vilsack|
|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|
|Height||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 00”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 85 kg
in Pounds- 187 lbs
|Hair Colour||Light Brown|
|Date of Birth||December 13, 1950|
|Age (as in 2016)||66 Years|
|Birth Place||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|School||Shady Side Academy, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|College||Hamilton College, Clinton, New York|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor’s Degree
Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Albany Law School, Albany, New York
|Debut||In 1987, when he was elected Mayor of Mount Pleasant.|
|Family||Father– Bud Vilsack
Mother– Dolly Vilsack
|Address||U.S. Department of Agriculture
1400 Independence Ave., S.W.
Washington, DC 20250
|Hobbies||Running, Traveling, Reading|
|Favourite Politician||Not Known|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Christie Vilsack (married 18 August 1973)
|Children||Sons– Doug Vilsack, Jess Vilsack
|Net Worth (approx.)||$750000 (as in 2009)|