Who is Leeya Eliana Shapiro?
Ben Shapiro is now one of the most prominent conservative political commentators, and with his popularity, people surrounding him have become popular too, including the youngest ones. His daughter, Leeya is his firstborn child, and for now is now only as his daughter, and just four years old, and so is yet to choose her calling.
Leeya Eliana Shapiro Wiki: Age, Early Life, Parents, Siblings
Leeya was born on the 28th January 2014 in Los Angeles, California USA, she is the first child of Mor and Ben Shapiro, but has since received a brother, born in 2016. Leeya’s mother Mor, spent around 26 hours in the labor before Leeya was actually born, and diagnosed with a congenital heart defect, detected on the atrial septum; the particular disease can often be determined only after the birth when various symptoms start appearing, most of which are life-threatening.
Some symptoms include tiredness, bluish skin, and poor weight in infants. The following year she was admitted into the Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles, and was scheduled to undergo open-heart surgery. Fearing for her safety, Ben and Mor hired the same doctor that performed surgery on Jimmy Kimmel’s son. Luckily, his operation was successful, and Leeya has recovered completely, and is enjoying her childhood with her two years younger brother.
Now that we have shared information about Leeya, let’s share some information about her parents, and we will start with Ben.
A conservative political commentator, writer and lawyer as well, Benjamin Aaron Shapiro was born on the 15th January 1984, in Los Angeles, California USA, of Russian and Lithuanian ancestry, and Jewish by religion. His mother was an executive of a TV company, while his father worked as a composer. At an early age, Ben showcased a talent for music, including violin and piano, and performed at the Israel Bonds Banquet when he was 12 years old. He matriculated from high school at just 16 years of age, having attended Yeshiva University High School of Los Angeles, and then enrolled at the UCLA. He graduated at the age of 20, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, then continued his education at Harvard Law School. After obtaining his Juris Doctorate, he started practicing law at Goodwin Procter, however, he eventually ventured into private practice, launching Benjamin Shapiro Legal Consulting, in Los Angeles.
Career and Net Worth
Ben has authored nine books so far, with his debut publication “Brainwashed: How Universities Indoctrinate America’s Youth” in 2004, then “Primetime Propaganda: The True Hollywood Story of How the Left Took Over Your TV” (2011), “The People vs. Barack Obama: The Criminal Case Against the Obama Administration” (2014), and his most recent “True Allegiance”. On television, Ben can be seen in several Fox News daily shows, including “Fox & Friends”, “Louder with Crowder”, “Daily Wire Backstage”, “The Conversation”, and his own “The Ben Shapiro Show”, which started airing in 2015.
According to authoritative sources, Ben Shapiro’s net worth is as high as $8 million, as of early 2019.
Born Mor Toledano in 1988, in Herzliya, Israel, of Moroccan and Jewish ancestry, Mor is a medical doctor, but is perhaps better known as the wife of Ben Shapiro.
Mor went to Hod Hasharon in Israel, then studied at She Sha’arei Mishpat College. She worked for R. Hazrahi and Co, but changed her mind about her career, and is reportedly as of today, studying to become a doctor, at the David Geffen School of Medicine, at UCLA. She has obtained a Bachelor of Science degree and is now a candidate in Behavioral Neuroscience at UCLA.
She and Ben married in 2006, with their wedding ceremony held in Acre, Israel. They practice Orthodox Judaism and are devoted to their faith.
According to authoritative sources, Mor Shapiro’s net worth is as high as $4 million, as of early 2019.