Gloria Allred Biography

(Civil Rights Attorney)

Gloria Allred is an American attorney, human rights activist. Gloria was previously married twice.

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Talking about her personal life, she met Peyton Bray attending the University of Pennsylvania. After knowing each other long enough, they married happily.

Later on, they were blessed with a beautiful daughter named Lisa on September 20, 1961. Unfortunately, they divorced shortly after their marriage. The tragic moment of her life came when she was raped at gunpoint.

Tragically, she discovered that she was pregnant and proceeded in getting an abortion by illegal means. However, having a healthy and determined personality, she moved on from that incident and met William Allred. After knowing long enough, they married in 1968.

It seems that he played a significant role in making her pursue a career as a lawyer to fight for women’s rights. However, due to an undisclosed reason, they divorced in 1987 after being in a relationship for so long.

There is no information regarding the children from her second marriage. It seems that she is comfortable to keep her personal life open to the public. It shows how she inspires people and leaves no page unturned to make them know what they want. Right now, it seems that her relationship status is unknown or single.

Relationship Facts of Gloria Allred

  • Gloria Allred is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Gloria Allred?

Beautiful Gloria Allred is an American civil rights attorney. She is very popular for taking on controversial as well as high profile cases. She has represented many popular celebrities such as Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tommy Lee, David Boreanaz, Sacha Baron CohenEsai Morales, and Scott Lee Cohen.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality, education

Gloria was born on July 3, 1941. She grew up in a Jewish working-class family in Philadelphia. Her father Morris’s occupation was a salesman whereas her mother, Stella was a housewife. However, there is a lack of information regarding her childhood days.

Talking about her education, she was more than qualified loaded with tons of knowledge that she gained from her learning experience. Firstly, she attended Philadelphia High School for Girls in her hometown. After that, she enrolled in the University of Pennsylvania and later graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English. She did her master’s degree at New York University. Later in 1968, she attended Southwestern University School of Law before transferring to Loyola University School of Law in Los Angeles. Her primary objective was to protect women’s rights.

Thus, Gloria holds a strong educational background which supports her career to be an exceptional one.

Gloria Allred: Career, Salary, Net Worth, Awards

Initiating her career, she opened her own law firm during the 1970s. Firstly, she raised her voice against California State Senator John G. Schmitz’s efforts to make abortions illegal. Her continuity led her to successfully suing him for libel.

Later on, she raised her concern against the porn industry in the ’80s where she alleged Oregon Senator Bob Packwood with sexual harassment at the beginning of the ’90s.

Gloria Allred
Caption: Gloria Allred (Source: Art Harris)

Later on, she got public attention for suing the Boy Scouts of America. The reason for her actions was the exclusion of girls from the band.

Moreover, in O.J. Simpson’s murder trial, she defended the family of Nicole Brown Simpson. In 1997, she supported one of her clients by suing Dodi Fayed for calling off his engagement to her.

He had the intention to date Diana, Princess of Wales. In the same year, she represented Hunter Tylo against producer Aaron Spelling. The reason was firing her during pregnancy while filming “Melrose Place.”

Fortunately, the verdict was in the favor of Allred and Tylo. She involved in lots of famous cases such as encouraging an investigation into pedophilia claims against Michael Jackson, protesting the illegality of same-sex marriage, and representing Amber Frey.

Furthermore, she represented the woman who was accused of starting an affair with famous pro golfer Tiger Woods.

Thus, with the help of her talents and experience, she gets a decent amount of money as her income raising her net worth to a staggering $20 Million.

Gloria Allred: Rumors, Controversy

Gloria has spent the majority of her life taking controversial cases that were not new to the spotlight. The reason she was frequently in controversies and rumors were that of being a lawyer for celebrities and high profile people.

However, she always stayed true to her ethics and fought for the rights of the women. She played a significant role in bringing awareness about women’s rights due to her controversial cases often covered by media.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Gloria Allred has an average body structure at the height of 5 feet 3 inches (162 cm) and 55 kg of weight matching her body. However, her exact body measurement is still confirmed. Her hair color is golden brown and eye color is brown

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Gloria is active on social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. She has more than 35.4k followers on the Twitter account. She has over 15.8k followers on Facebook and around 11.9k followers on Instagram account.


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