Mitch McConnell Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography, Spouse

Mitch McConnell Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography, Spouse
Mitch McConnell Quick Info
Height 5 ft 9 in
Weight 73 kg
Date of Birth February 20, 1942
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Spouse Elaine Chao

Mitch McConnell is an American politician and retired attorney who has served as a United States senator from Kentucky for 7 consecutive terms starting in 1985. Moreover, he has been the Senate leader of the Republican Party, having served as the majority leader from 2015 to 2021 and the minority leader since 2021.

Born Name

Addison Mitchell McConnell III

Nick Name

Mitch, Moscow Mitch, Cocaine Mitch, Grim Reaper, Darth Vader, Rich Mitch, Nuclear Mitch, Midnight Mitch, Old Crow

Mitch McConnell as seen in 2016
Mitch McConnell as seen in 2016 (U.S. Government / Wikimedia / Public Domain)

Sun Sign

Pisces

Born Place

Sheffield, Alabama, United States

Nationality

American

 

Occupation

Politician, Retired Attorney

Family

  • Father – Addison Mitchell McConnell II
  • Mother – Julia Odene Shockley

Net Worth

Mitch McConnell’s net worth was $35 million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

73 kg or 161 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Mitch McConnell has dated –

  1. Sherrill Redmon (1968-1980) – He was married to Sherrill Redmon from March 15, 1968, until 1980. During this time, they had welcomed 3 daughters together named Porter McConnell, Claire McConnell, and Eleanor McConnell.
  2. Elaine Chao (1993-Present) – Since 1993, he is married to the businesswoman and former government official, Elaine Chao.
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(From left to right) Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, Donald Trump, and Mike Pence as seen in 2017
(From left to right) Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, Donald Trump, and Mike Pence as seen in 2017 (The White House / Wikimedia / Public Domain)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He has English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish ancestry.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

However, his hair has turned ‘Gray’ due to his advancing age.

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

His head and neck resembles that of a turtle.

Mitch McConnell as seen in 1992
Mitch McConnell as seen in 1992 (Laura Patterson / Wikimedia / Public Domain)

Mitch McConnell Facts

  1. The Guardian named him as one of America’s top ‘climate villains’ in 2021.
  2. In 2016, McConnell blocked the Supreme Court nomination of Merrick Garland, who was selected by President Barack Obama. Conversely, he played a key role in putting 3 conservative judges on the Supreme Court during the Trump presidency. As a result of his efforts, the court overturned the historic Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion in June 2022.
  3. He was parodied by Beck Bennett in numerous sketches on Saturday Night Live.

Featured Image by U.S. Government / Wikimedia / Public Domain

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