Newton Leroy Gingrich was born on 17 June 1943 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
He is an American politician and author who served as the 50th speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999.
Gingrich is of English, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish descent. He attended Baker High School in Columbus, Georgia, and went on to obtain a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Emory University in Atlanta and then to Tulane University to earn his Master of Arts and a Ph.D. in European history.
Gingrich was a professor of history and geography at the University of West Georgia before he ventured into politics by vying for the U.S House of Representatives on the ticket of the Republic Party.
Gringrich has authored and co-authored dozens of fiction and non-fiction books. He also produced the films, Ronald Reagan: Rendezvous with Destiny and Nine Days That Changed the World.
Newt Gingrich Family: Wife, Children, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity
Newt Gingrich Wife
Gingrich is married to Callista Gingrich. They have been married since August 2000.
Newt Gingrich Children
Gingrich has two daughters: Jackie Gringrich Cushman and Kathy Lubbers.
Newt Gingrich Parents
Gingrich was born to Newton Searles McPherson and Kathleen Daugherty.
Newt Gingrich Siblings
Gingrich has four siblings: Candace Gingrich, Susan Gingrich, Randy McPherson, and Roberta Brown Gingrich.
Newt Gingrich Ethnicity
Gingrich is a Caucasian.