American politician who served as New York City Public Advocate from 2010 to 2013 and was elected Mayor of New York in 2013.
He attended New York University to study metropolitan studies. He also attended Columbia University for his Master's of International Affairs.
He was the first democratic mayor of New York in twenty years.
He married Chirlane McCray in 1994, and they had two children.
He took over for Michael Bloomberg as Mayor of New York.