Born on July 8, 1963, Mehreen Faruqi is an Australian politician who has is a Senator for New South Wales (since 15, 2018) and is the first Muslim woman to be a member of an Australian parliament. To learn more about her, read the article below.

mehreen faruqi

Before Fame: She worked as an engineer and academic.


Family/ Relationships

Mehreen Faruqi Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

Mehreen was born in Lahore, Pakistan. Her father was a civil engineer at the University of Engineering and Technology in Lahore.

Mehreen Faruqi Affair/Married/Husband

She is married to Omar Faruqi. They have two children together. For more information, visit her twitter.


Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Mehreen Saeed Faruqi
  • Nicknames: Mehreen Faruqi
  • Birthday: July 8, 1963
  • Age: 55 years old (as of April 2019)
  • Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan
  • Current Residence: Australia
  • Education: University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore University of New South Wales
  • Profession: Politician
  • Political Party: Greens
  • Nationality: Australian
  • Ethnicity/Race: her parents are from Pakistan
  • Religion: Muslim
  • Zodiac: Cancer
  • Spouse/Husband: Omar Faruqi
  • Children: 2
  • Net Worth: Not Available

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  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • Her father was a civil engineer and a professor at the University of Engineering and Technology in Lahore.
  • Her older brothers, younger sister, husband and father-in-law are also civil engineers.
  • Before her career in legislature, she worked as a professional engineer.
  • In 2013, she became the first Muslim woman to be a member of an Australian parliament.
  • She is a pro-choice advocate.

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