Ben Carson Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Ben Carson (Benjamin Solomon Carson Sr.)

Last Updated: 19 Feb, 2023 | Views: 340

Age: 72

Profession: Doctor

Other Profession(s): Politician, Author, Neurosurgeon, Academic

Famous For: United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

Higher Education: University of Michigan (MD )

Ben Carson Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
18 Sep, 1951 (72 Years 09 Months 29 Days)

Birth Country
United States

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Ben Carson Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Benjamin S. Carson Sr., commonly referred to as Ben Carson, is an American neurosurgeon, author, and former politician. He was born on September 18, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan and is widely recognized for his groundbreaking work in the field of neurosurgery.

Ben Carson Education and Medical Career

Carson received his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Yale University and went on to earn his medical degree from the University Of Michigan Medical School. 

After completing his residency, he joined the faculty at John Hopkins Hospital, where he eventually became the Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery. 

Carson was recognized as one of the top neurosurgeons in the world for his pioneering work in the field, including the successful separation of conjoined twins attached at the back of the head.

Ben Carson Political Aspirations and Public Speaking

Carson's public speaking career took off after he delivered a speech at the National Prayer Breakfast in 2013, where he criticized President Obama's healthcare policy. This speech led to an increase in popularity and he soon became a sought-after speaker on the conservative speaking circuit. 

In 2016, Carson ran for the Republican nomination for President of the United States, but he withdrew from the race before the primaries. 

Carson later served as the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President Donald Trump.

Ben Carson philanthropic Work and Writing

Aside from his work in medicine and politics, Carson is known for his philanthropy and community outreach. 

Ben Carson established several foundations and initiatives to support education, healthcare, and other causes. 

Ben Carson is also the author of several books, including his memoir "Gifted Hands" which highlights his journey from poverty to becoming a leading neurosurgeon.

Ben Carson Legacy

Ben Carson will be remembered as a pioneering neurosurgeon, an inspiring public speaker, and a compassionate philanthropist. 

His work has greatly impacted the field of neurosurgery and encouraged many to pursue careers in medicine. 

Carson is also known for his political career and public speaking, making him a prominent figure in American politics and a representative of conservative values.

Ben Carson Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 182 cm
In Meters 1.82 m
In feet & Inches 6'0"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 80 Kg
In Pounds 176 lbs

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Ben Carson Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Robert Solomon Carson

Mother's Name
Sonya Carson

Candy Carson

Curtis Carson

Fairell Tubbs

Ben Carson Jr., Murray Carson, Rhoeyce Carson

Not Known

Ben Carson Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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