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Elizabeth Warren Biography

Birth Name:
Elizabeth Ann Herring
Birth Place:
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States

Fast Facts

  • Grew up in a middle-class, Methodist family with three older brothers
  • At age 13, worked at her aunt's restaurant waiting tables
  • Was in her high school's debate team and won a state championship
  • Was a law professor at Harvard University, University of Pennsylvania, University of Texas at Austin and University of Houston
  • In 2009, was included in Time Magazine's list of 100 Most Influential People in the World
  • In 2012, was elected Massachusetts' first female U
  • S
  • Senator
  • In February 2019, announced her candidacy for the presidential election


  • Amelia -- Daughter
  • Jim Warren -- Ex-husband
  • Donald Jones Herring -- Father
  • Bruce Mann -- Husband
  • Pauline (née Reed) -- Mother
  • Alexander -- Son