Facts of Tony Blinken
|Full Name:||Tony Blinken|
|Age:||58 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||April 16, 1962|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo|
|Birth Place:||New York, New York, United States|
|Father's Name:||Donald M. Blinken|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Evan Ryan|
|Profession:||Diplomat and Politician|
|Education:||Columbia Law School|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 8 inches|
|Net Worth:||$100K-$1 million|
|Hair Color:||salt pepper|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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- 1 What is Tony Blinken’s Net worth and Salary?
- 2 How old is Tony Blinken? Where is Tony Blinken from?
- 3 Tony Blinken’s Personal life in short (Relationship)
- 4 Did Biden select Blinken as his nominee for Secretary of State?
- 5 Ally Versus Ally: America, Europe, and the Siberian Pipeline Crisis
- 6 How tall is Tony Blinken? Height, Weight, Hair color
Tony Blinken born as Antony John Blinken is an American government official. This American citizen worked as United States Deputy Secretary of State from 2015 to 2017 and Deputy National Security Advisor from 2013 to 2015 under President Barack Obama. Tony Blinken is from the Democratic party.
Moreover, he also served in various positions such as a senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (2001–2002), Democratic Staff Director of the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations (2002–2008), and a member of the Obama–Biden presidential transition, active from November 2008 to January 2009.
By working in such a good position in the government of the US, he has gained both popularity, fame, and money. As a diplomat and politician, he has received a handsome salary for his service as a governmental official. According to the data of 2020, his estimated net worth is in the range of $100K- $1 million. Similarly, according to some online sources, it is reported that his salary is around $60,730.
Besides that, Tony has a business investment in a couple of firms as well. He is a co-founder of WestExec Advisors, a political policy advising company. He was also, until 2020, a partner at Pine Island Capital Partners.
Tony Blinken was born on born April 16, 1962, in New York, New York, United States. As of 2020, he is 58 years. He is the son of Judith and Donald M. Blinken. Until 1971, he studied at Dalton School in New York City. Later he moved to Paris, France, with his divorced mother and her new husband, attorney Samuel Pisar.
There, he attended École Jeannine Manuel. After that, he joined Harvard University, where he worked on The Harvard Crimson and co-edited the weekly art magazine. He received his J.D. degree at Columbia Law School in 1988.
Tony Blinken got married in 2002 to Evan Maureen Ryan. She is a U.S. public servant who served as Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs from 2013 to 2017. Before working as an Assistant Secretary of State, she also used to work as the assistant for intergovernmental affairs and public liaison for Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States. However, there is no information about their kids.
On November 22, 2020, Bloomberg News and the New York Times reported that President-elect Joe Biden selected Blinken as his nominee for Secretary of State. CNN also reported that President-elect Joe Biden is poised to nominate Antony Blinken to serve as secretary of state.
In an earlier Sunday, Incoming White House chief of staff Ron Klain said that Biden deliberated to begin revealing members of his Cabinet Tuesday. Blinken is likely to be among the first nominations, people familiar with the matter said with Biden planning to send a signal that one of his top priorities is to restore America’s alliances.
Ally Versus Ally: America, Europe, and the Siberian Pipeline Crisis
Tony Blinken is also an author of the book Ally Versus Ally: America, Europe, and the Siberian Pipeline Crisis. The book was published in 1987 with publisher Praeger. The book Ally Versus Ally: America, Europe, and the Siberian Pipeline Crisis is about Examines U.S. relations with the member nations of NATO, explains U.S. opposition to the Siberian pipeline project, and assesses European willingness to ignore U.S. objections. And the book contains around 193 pages.
“Ally Versus Ally is a richly researched and revealing account of how disagreement can turn into acrimony and then into crisis. Anthony Blinken explains that the U.S. embargo of high technology agianst the Soviet bloc actually worked against American interests by hindering American competition, costing thousands of American jobs, and losing billions of dollars in trade, without really improving America’s national security. The U.S. embargo turned out to be more of a sanction against ourselves and our European allies than the Soviet Union. Ally Versus Ally is a powerful indictment of using trade as a foreign policy weapon. Americans can learn from their government’s past mistakes. And this book has much to teach.”
Tony Blinken’s height is around 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 9 inches and his weight is around 74 kg. He has salt pepper hair color and his eye color is dark brown. No much information is available on the web about his appearance and other body measurements.