Antony Blinken is an influential government official. He is currently the 71st United States Secretary of State. He has assumed office since January 26, 2021. Prior to his current role, he served as deputy national security advisor from 2013 to 2015 and deputy secretary of state from 2015 to 2017 in the Barack Obama administration.
Antony Blinken age
Anthony Blinken was born on April 16, 1962 in Yonkers, New York, United States. He is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School. After completing law school, Anthony Blinken worked as a lawyer. He went on to work as a foreign policy advisor to President Bill Clinton. He previously served as a staff member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
Is Antony Blinken Jewish?
Yes, Antony Blinken is Jewish. He was born to Jewish parents. His parents are Judith and Donald Blinken. Anthony Blinken’s maternal grandparents were Hungarian Jews, and his paternal grandfather was an early backer of Israel.
He has spoken publicly about his Jewish identity, and has revealed that it is an important part of who he is.