Chris Hughes Bio

(Economic Security Adviser, Co-founder of Facebook)

Relationship Statistics of Chris Hughes

What is Chris Hughes marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Chris Hughes get married ? (married date):June 30, 2012
Is Chris Hughes having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Chris Hughes gay ?: Yes
Who is Chris Hughes wife ? (name): View Couple ComparisonSean Eldridge
Sean Eldridge

More about the relationship

Chris Hughes is married to Sean Eldridge. Sean Eldrige is a political director of Freedom to Marry. He is also a founder and president of Stand Up America.

They were married on June 30, 2012, at their home in Garrison, N.Y. William J. Corbett.

Chris and Sean met in 2005 at Harvard Square in Cambridge during a brunch. Then a week after their meeting Eldrige asked Hughes out for a date and went Temple Bar in Cambridge. And the rest is history!

Who is Chris Hughes?

Chris Hughes is an American entrepreneur. He is renowned as the co-founder and spokesman of Facebook.

He was also editor-in-chief and publisher for the magazine, The New Republic.

Chris Hughes-Birth Age, Family

Chris Hughes was born on 26th November 1983 in Hickory, United States. His father, Arlen Hughes is an industrial paper salesman. His mother, Brenda Hughes is a mathematics teacher. They are of Irish-Welsh ethnicity.

He is an only child of Arlen and Brenda.

Hughes’ Education

Chris was educated at Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts. In 2006, he completed graduation from Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts with Honors in a Bachelor of Arts in history and literature.

Chris Hughes, co-founder of Facebook

In 2002, Chris joined Mark Zuckerberg and Moskovitz at the early stage of Facebook development. At that time, Hughes was responsible for beta testing.

During the summer break of 2004, they traveled to Palo Alto. Chris returned to Havard to complete his studies while Mark and Moskovitz remained on Palo Alto. Later, Huges rejoined Mark and Moskovitz after his graduation.

In September 2006, they launched Facebook for the public.

However, in 2007, he left Facebook.

Barack Obama’s Campaign

Hughes joined the 2008 presidential campaign for Barack Obama. He created The website allows supporters to make groups, plan events, raise funds, and connect with each other.

Later, he was featured on the cover page as The Kid Who Made Obama President in the fast company magazine.

Chris as Entrepreneur

-2010, founded the social networking site, Jumo.

-2011, sold Jumo to publishing company Good.

-2012, purchased a majority stake in The New Republic.

-2016, he sold the magazine to Win  McCormack.

-Currently, Hughes co-chairman of the Economic Security Project.

Chris Hughes- Net Worth, Salary

As of 2019, Hughes has an estimated net worth of $500 million US. He owns $2 million US residence in New York’s 19th congressional district along with Sean Eldrige.

As a chairperson, his average earnings are $197k US.

Facebook, Twitter

He has 48.3k followers on Twitter and 49k on Facebook.


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