Roy Blunt Biography

(Politician)

Roy Blunt is a politician who is with the Republican Party.

Relationship Facts of Roy Blunt

  • Roy Blunt is married to Abigail Perlman Blunt.
  • Roy Blunt married on October 18, 2003.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 18 days 💑
  • He is father of Four (Amy, Matt, Andrew & Charlie).
  • Roy Blunt is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Roy Blunt?

Roy Blunt is currently in a marital relationship with his second wife, Abigail Perlman Blunt.

The couple got married on October 18, 2003. Abigail works as a lobbyist for the company, “Kraft Foods”. As of now, the married couple lives in Washington D.C.

They don’t have any biological children together. Instead, they adopted an 18-month-old Russian child in 2006. His name is Charlie Blunt.

Before this marriage, he was married to Roseann Ray. The marriage ceremony took place in May 1967. They shared a long three and a half-decade of marriage.

But after 35 years of marriage, things stopped working out. As a result, they got divorced. During their time together, they had three children. They are Matt, Amy, and Andrew.

Who is Roy Blunt?

Roy Blunt is an American politician who represents the Republican Party. Previously, from January 8, 1985, to January 8, 1993, he served as the Secretary of the State.

Presently, he is working for the government as the junior U.S. senator from Missouri. Furthermore, he also worked as the Chairman of the Senate Rules Committee.

Roy Blunt: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

He was born on January 10, 1950, in Niangua, Missouri as Roy Dean Blunt. His ethnicity is Caucasian and has a brother named Ronald Lynn Blunt. As of 2021, he is 71 yeras old.

The name of his father is Leroy Blunt and his mother is Neva Dora Letterman. His father was a politician, who worked in the Missouri House of Representatives.

Education

For his education, he attended Marshfield High School. Then for his further education, he joined Southwest Baptist University. Later, he graduated from there with a B.A. degree in history in 1970.

Afterward, he enrolled at Missouri State University. From there, he graduated with a Master’s degree in History in 1972.

Roy Blunt: Professional Life, Career

Roy Blunt started his political career in 1973. Previously, he worked as a University President at Missouri State University and as a teacher.

In the initial phase of his political career, he worked as a county clerk and chief election official of Greene County, Missouri.

Roy Blunt
Caption: Roy Blunt and his wife Abigail Perlman (Source: The Sun)

Afterward, he worked as the secretary of the state from January 8, 1985, to January 8, 1993.

Then he won the general election multiple times to become a member of the U.S. House of Representatives. He served as a member from January 3, 1997, to January 3, 2011.

Until now, he has worked hard to improve several policies like health, gun, minimum wage, and other social issues.

Furthermore, he is serving as the Senator of the U.S. from Missouri since 2011. Presently, he holds the position of Junior Senator.

He said that he would not run for re-election 2022 on March 8, 2021.

Roy Blunt: Net Worth and Salary

As of 2022, this politician’s net worth is estimated at around $4 million.

As per the sources, a senator receives around $174k per year of average salary.

Roy Blunt: Rumors and Controversy

Roy has been a part of the controversy. Previously, in 2010, he created controversy after defending the provision that encouraged Tobacco sales and use. 

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Roy Blunt has an average height and weight. His hair color is light and his eye color is hazel.

Social Media

Roy is active on social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

He has more than 126.4k followers on Twitter, over 59.9k followers on Facebook, and around 5.7k followers on Instagram.

He also has his own Senator website.

 

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