Tom Coburn

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Birthday
14, 1948
Birthplace
Casper, WY
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
14, 1948 (age 71)
Birthplace
Casper, WY

About

Republican politician who became a Senator from Oklahoma in 2004 after serving several terms in the US House of Representatives. Despite being from opposite parties he teamed up with then-Senator Obama to make federal spending more transparent.

Before Fame

He got an accounting degree from Oklahoma State and went to work for the family company.

Trivia

He was one of the few medical doctors in Congress when he was elected in 2005.

Family Life

He married Carolyn Denton, a former Miss Oklahoma winner; they have three daughters together.

Associated With

Although they are opposites ideologically, he likes and respects Barack Obama from the days they were in the Senate together.