Patrick Shanahan (June 27, 1962) is an American former businessman who is set to be the Secretary of Defense replacing James Mattis from January 1, 2019. For more information, read the article below.

patrick shanahan

Before Fame: He attended University of Washington and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Family/ Relationships

Patrick Shanahan Ethnicity/Religion

Born on Aberdeen, Washington, he is a native of Aberdeen, Washington.

Patrick Shanahan Affair/Married/Wife

His relationship status is not known at the moment. For more information, visit his twitter.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Patrick M. Shanahan
  • Nicknames: Patrick
  • Birthday: June 27, 1962
  • Age: 56 years old (as of December 2018)
  • Birthplace: Aberdeen, Washington, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: University of Washington, MIT
  • Profession: Former businessman, Secretary of Defense (active from January 1, 2019)
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Religion: Not Available
  • Zodiac: Cancer
  • Spouse/Wife: Not Available
  • Children: Not Available


  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is a native of Aberdeen, Washington.
  • Shanahan joined Boeing in 1986, becoming involved in Computer Services and the Boeing 777 program.
  • His political party is Independent.
  • He has advocated for Mr. Trump’s effort to create a sixth military branch, known as the “Space Force.” 

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