David Brooks

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Birthday
11, 1961
Birthplace
Toronto, Canada
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
11, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Toronto, Canada

About

Conservative political columnist for the New York Times. He also wrote for the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Times and provided political commentary for National Public Radio (NPR) and the PBS NewsHour.

Before Fame

In 1983, he graduated with a degree in history from the University of Chicago.

Trivia

Despite his conservative views, he adopted a liberal stance on same-sex marriage, voicing his support for the practice in the first years of the twenty-first century.

Family Life

In 1986, he married Jane Hughes, who subsequently converted to his Jewish faith and changed her name to Sarah Brooks. The marriage produced three children.

Associated With

He supported John McCain during the Senator's 2008 bid for the American presidency.