Tsai Ing-wen Biography

(President Of Taiwan, Political, Educator)

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  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Tsai Ing-wen?

Tsai Ing-wen is a Taiwanese political and educator. Currently, she is serving as the President of the Republic of China (Taiwan) since 2016.

Tsai Ing-wen: Age, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity

Tsai was born on August 31, 1956, at Mackay Memorial Hospital in Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan. She hails from Fang-shan township, P’ing-tung county, Taiwan.

She was born to a business family, one of eleven children of her parents. The name of her parents is Tsai Chieh-sheng (1918–2006) (father) and Chang Chin-Fong (1925–2018) (mother).

Her father ran an auto repair shop and had four mistresses. She is the youngest child and has full four siblings. Her siblings are Tsai Ying-yang, Tsai Ying-ling, Tsai Yueh-ying, Tsai Feng-chiao, Tsai Ing-cheng, Tsai Ying-nan, Tsai Ying-ju, Tsai Ying-jen, Tsai Ying-ming, and Tsai Ying-chun.

She is of Chinese nationality and is of Hakka descent.

Education

Tsai completed her high school in Taipei Municipal Zhongshan Girls High School. He then earned a law degree from the National Taiwan University in 1978.

In 1980, she obtained a Master of Laws at Cornell University Law School. Similarly, she then attended the London School of Economics and was awarded Ph.D. in law from the University of London in 1984.

Tsai Ing-wen: Professional Life, Career

Tsai made her first job as an educator in the School of Law at Soochow University and National Chengchi University in Taipei. In the early 1990s, she has ventured into government positions where she served as a key trade negotiator involved in Taiwan’s entry into the World Trade Organization under the then-ruling Kuomintang (KMT). In 2000, Tasi was appointed as Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council when Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) came into power.

She then joined Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in 2004 and was eventually nominated by the DPP to be a candidate in the 2004 legislative election. Tsai was selected for the post of vice president of the Executive Yuan in 2006. She also served as chairwoman of the Consumer Protection Commission at that time. In 2007, she resigned from the post along with the rest of the cabinet when Premier Su Tseng-chang left his post. The following year, she defeated Koo Kwang-ming in the election for DPP chairperson.

In 2016, she became the first female leader of Taiwan when she was elected with 56% of the vote, beating her opponent Eric Chu by a margin of 25.04%. Since then, she has broken protocol by making overtures to the U.S., creating tensions with mainland China. In the 2020 reelection, Tsai again won with more than 57% of the popular vote.

Accolades

YearAwards
2016Grand Collar of the National Order of Merit
2017Grand Cross with Gold Star of the National Order of Doctor Jose Matias Degado
2018Order of Belize
2018Grand Cross of the National Oder of Honour and Merit
2019Order of St Christopher and Nevis
2020Time’s list of the most influential people

Rumors, Controversy

In September 2021, Tasi was accused of having fake academic qualifications and forged her doctoral dissertation and her academic credentials from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

As a response, she has filed a civil defamation lawsuit against the two scholars who have repeatedly questioned without providing evidence.

Tsai Ing-wen: Net Worth, Salary

Tsai hasn’t shared much about her wealth in the media. However, she might have amassed a decent amount of net worth, salary, and real estate till now.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Talking about Tsai’s physical appearance, she has a fair complexion. She stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches tall. Likewise, her a black pair of eyes and as well black hair color.

Her weight and other body measurement aren’t available in the media.

Social Media

Tsai has verified social media sites. She has more than 3m followers on her Facebook account. Similarly, she has over 905k followers on Instagram and 1.7m followers on Twitter.

Further, she has a self-titled YouTube channel with nearly 400k subscribers.

Trivia

  • Tsai is an avid cat lover and owns two cats named “Think Think” and “Ah Tsai”.
  • Similarly, she has adopted three retired guide dogs named Bella, Bunny, and Maru.
  • She wanted to study history and archaeology but pursued a law degree as her father encouraged her to study.

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