Born on June 14, 1932, Sherrif Joe Arpaio is an American former law enforcement officer and politician who is best known for his stance against illegal immigration styling himself as “America’s Toughest Sheriff” and investigating former U.S. President Barack Obama’s birth certificate. For more information, read the article below.

Joe Arpaio

Before Fame: He served in the US Army from 1950 to 1954.

Family/ Relationships

Sherrif Joe Arpaio Ethnicity/Religion

He was born in Springfield, Massachusetts to Italian parents. His mother died giving birth to him and thus was raised by his father.

Sherrf Joe Arpaio Affair/Married/Wife

He married Ava in 1958. They had two children. Visit his twitter.

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Personal Information

  • Full Name: Joseph Michael Arpaio
  • Nicknames: Sherrif Joe Arpaio
  • Birthday: June 14, 1932
  • Age: 87 years old (as of August 2019)
  • Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, US
  • Education: He has completed high school
  • Profession: Former law enforcement officer, Politician
  • Nationality: American
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Gemini
  • Spouse/Wife: Ava Lam (m. 1958)
  • Children: 2
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is a former law officer and politician.
  • He served in the Army from 1950 to 1954.
  • He served as the 36th Sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona for 24 years.
  • He took an strong outspoken stance against illegal immigration by styling himself as “America’s Toughest Sheriff”.
  • He is also known for investigating former U.S. President Barack Obama’s birth certificate.
  • In July 2017, he was convicted of criminal contempt of court, a crime for which he was pardoned by President Donald Trump on August 25, 2017.
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Memorable Quotes:

I’m elected. I don’t report to any politician. I report to the people. If I had to report to any politician, I’d quit tomorrow. I’m not tall, dark and handsome. They don’t vote for me because I look like a movie star. I can’t get that vote. People keep voting for me because they like what I do.