Ayanna Pressley

#84923
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
3, 1974
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
3, 1974 (age 45)
Birthplace
Chicago, IL

About

American politician who worked her way up to become the U.S. Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district in 2019. She also worked as a member of the Boston City Council from the at-large district for nearly a decade.

Before Fame

She attended both Boston University's College of General Studies and Metropolitan College.

Trivia

She became the first African-American woman to be elected to Congress in Massachusetts.

Family Life

Her mother Sandra worked as a community organizer and her father Martin was a professor.

Associated With

Her congressional district was previously represented by former president John F. Kennedy.