Pete Buttigieg is an American politician and retired Naval Intelligence Officer. He has been the mayor of the city of South Bend, Indiana, since 2012.
Pete Buttigieg was born on January 19, 1982, in South Bend, Indiana. His full name is Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg. And he’s 39 years old right now. His father, Joseph Buttigieg, was a University of Notre Dame literature professor. Jennifer Anne Montgomery, his mother, was also a Notre Dame professor. He is the only sibling he has. Pete is a naturalized citizen of the United States, although his ethnicity is unknown.
He entered St. Joseph High School in 2002 and graduated as valedictorian. He then went to Harvard College, where he majored in history and literature. At the time, he served as president of the Harvard Institute of Politics Student Advisory Committee. After graduation, Pete was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship. In 2007, he received first-class honors in history, science, and economics from Oxford’s Pembroke College.
While still a student, Pete Buttigieg worked as an investigative intern at WMAQ-TV and as an intern for Jill Long Thompson’s congressional campaign in 2002. After that, he worked as a campaign adviser during the 2008 governor’s election. During Senator John Kerry’s 2004 presidential campaign, he worked as a conference director for The Cohen Group.
Following graduation, he worked as a consultant with McKinsey & Company from 2007 to 2010. In 2009, Pete Buttigieg joined the Navy Reserve as a naval intelligence officer. In 2014, he was deployed to Afghanistan for seven months before returning to South Bend as a Naval Reserve lieutenant until 2017. In addition, he ran for State Treasurer of Indiana for the Democratic Party in 2010, but was defeated by Republican Richard Mourdock.
He was also elected mayor of South Bend in November 2011 and began office in January 2012. In 2014, he announced his intention to compete for re-election, which he did with 78 percent of the vote, defeating Henry Davis, Jr. He was elected to his second term as mayor of South Bend in November 2015, and in January 2017, he announced his campaign for the Democratic National Committee leadership in the 2017 chairmanship election.
However, on election day, he dropped out of the race. Similarly, he declared his interest in running for President of the United States in the 2020 election on January 23, 2019, and formally launched his presidential campaign in South Bend on April 14, 2019.
Net Worth and Achievements
Pete Buttigieg was awarded first place in the JFK Profiles in Courage Essay Contest in 2002, and he travelled to Boston to accept the prize, where he met Caroline Kennedy.
Pete Buttigieg has a total net worth of $250 thousand dollars, which he has accumulated over the course of his professional career. In addition, he earns around $104,000 a year.
Status of the Relationship
Pete Buttigieg is out and proud to be gay. He has been married to Chasten Buttigieg, a junior high school teacher, since June 16, 2018. After meeting on the dating app Hinge in August 2015, they began dating. In December 2017, they got engaged and married in a private ceremony at the Cathedral of St. James. He currently resides in South Bend with his husband and two rescue dogs, Truman and Buddy. In April of this year, the couple expressed their desire to start a family.
In 2015, Indiana Senate Bill 101 sparked outrage after it was widely criticized for permitting discrimination against LGBT individuals. He came out as gay soon after, becoming Indiana’s first openly homosexual municipal executive.
Social media and Body Measurement
Pete Buttigieg is an American politician with dark brown hair and blue eyes. Pete is also 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 70 kilograms. Aside from that, nothing is known regarding Pete’s shoe size or body measurements.
Pete has a total of 1.4 million Instagram followers, 3.4 million Twitter followers, and 122k Facebook fans. Pete also has his own YouTube channel, which has 19.1K subscribers and over 6 million views.
|Full Name:||Pete Buttigieg|
|Born Date:||19 Jan, 1982|
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|Height:||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Married Date:||June 16, 2018|
|Eye Color||blue eyes|
|Hair Color||dark brown hair|
|Birth Place||South Bend, Indiana|
|Education||Oxford’s Pembroke College|
|Mother||Jennifer Anne Montgomery|
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