Tammy Duckworth

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Birthday
12, 1968
Birthplace
Thailand
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
12, 1968 (age 51)
Birthplace
Thailand

About

American politician and Democrat who was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Illinois' 8th district from 2013-2017. In 2017, she became a U.S. Senator for Illinois.

Before Fame

She moved to Hawaii when she was sixteen and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Hawaii in 1989.

Trivia

She served as a U.S. Army helicopter pilot in the Iraq War and suffered severe wounds, causing her to lose both her legs and suffer an injury to her arm.

Family Life

In 1993, she married officer and Iraq War veteran Bryan Bowlsbey. They welcomed a daughter in 2014.

Associated With

She has worked and served in office alongside fellow democrat, President Barack Obama.