Janet Mock

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Birthday
10, 1983
Birthplace
Honolulu, HI
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
10, 1983 (age 35)
Birthplace
Honolulu, HI

About

Activist for the rights of transgender people. Redefining Realness, her memoir about her life as a transgender woman, was published in 2014. She underwent gender reassignment surgery at age 18.

Before Fame

She studied fashion at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and later received a journalism degree from New York University.

Trivia

She was featured in Advocate's "40 Under 40" list and their list of the 50 Most Influential LGBT People in Media in 2014.

Family Life

She grew up in Hawaii and California and later settled in New York. She married Aaron Tredwell in 2015.

Associated With

She chose her female first name, Janet, as a tribute to singer Janet Jackson.