Born on November 3, 1947, Mazie Hirono is an American politician who has been serving as the junior United States Senator from Hawaii since 2013. As a member of the Democratic Party, she served as a member of the Hawaii House of Representatives from 1981 to 1995 and as Hawaii’s lieutenant governor from 1994 to 2002. To learn more about her, read the article below.

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Before Fame: She attended University of Hawaii and Georgetown University.


Family/ Relationships

Mazie Hirono Ethnicity/Religion

Mazie was born in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan to mother of American citizenship. She was born to Sato Laure Chie and Hirono Matabe.

Mazie Hirono Affair/Married/Husband

She is married to Leighton Kim Oshima (m, 1987). For more information, visit her twitter.


Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Mazie Keiko Hirono
  • Nicknames: Mazie
  • Birthday: November 3, 1947
  • Age: 71 years old (as of May 2019)
  • Birthplace: Koori, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan
  • Current Residence: Hawaii
  • Education: University of Hawaii at Manoa, Georgetown University
  • Profession: Politician
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: She is of Japanese ethnicity
  • Religion: Buddhist
  • Zodiac: Scorpio
  • Spouse/Wife: Leighton Kim Oshima (m. 1987)
  • Net Worth: Not Available

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Measurements

  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • She is a Democrat.
  • She is the first elected female senator from Hawaii and the first Asian-American woman elected to the Senate.
  • She is the first Buddhist Senator.
  • Before her career in the senate she served as a member of the Hawaii House of Representatives from 1981 to 1995 and as Hawaii’s lieutenant governor from 1994 to 2002.

Memorable Quotes:

So many women came forward and told us their accounts that they had never shared before, this was a moment for them to come forward to be heard, and I know they were hoping to be believed.

Found on CNN