Miriam Adelson Biography
Miriam Adelson is a billionaire, Israeli-American physician. The Adelsons contributed to Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, inauguration, defense fund against the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling, and 2020 campaign.
How old is Miriam Adelson? – Age
She is 76 years old as of 10 October 2021. She was born in 1945 in Mandatory Palestine.
Miriam Adelson Family – Education
He was born to parents who emigrated from Poland prior to the Holocaust. Her father was a prominent Mapam political party member. Adelson’s family moved to Haifa in the 1950s, where her father owned and operated several movie theaters. She spent 12 years at the Hebrew Reali School. She completed her army service as a medical officer at Ness Ziona. She received a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Genetics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem before attending the Sackler Medical School at Tel Aviv University.
Miriam Adelson Husband
She married physician Ariel Ochshorn, with whom she had two children. Adelson divorced Ochshorn in the 1980s and met Sheldon Adelson, whom she married in 1991 while studying at Rockefeller University.
Miriam Adelson Net Worth – Forbes
She has an estimated net worth of $38.2B. According to Forbes, the Adelson family’s net worth is currently around $42 billion, making Sheldon one of the world’s 25 richest people and President Trump’s most financially generous supporter.
Miriam Adelson Casinos
She became the owner of the casino company Las Vegas Sands after Sheldon Adelson died in 2021, and she is now ranked 36th on Forbes’ list of the World’s Richest People.
Miriam Adelson House
He bought a $6.5 Million Starter House. The house was built in 1947 in a rather mundane traditional architectural style, but it has undergone numerous remodels over the years. A living room with stunning views of the surrounding treetops and the glittering Los Angeles skyline, a unique and stylishly curved fireplace that divides the living and formal dining areas, a wet bar, and top-of-the-line Wolf and SubZero appliances are among the features.
Miriam Adelson Career
She went on to become a doctor, eventually becoming the chief internist in an emergency room at Tel Aviv’s Rokach (Hadassah) Hospital. She attended Rockefeller University in 1986 as an associate physician specializing in drug addiction after divorcing her first husband. Mary Jeanne Kreek mentored and collaborated with her.
She established a substance abuse treatment center and research clinic in 1993. She and her second husband established the Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Research Clinic in Las Vegas in 2000. She admitted that her heart has always been in Israel and that she became “stuck” in America after meeting her husband.
Adelson is well-known for her backing of Donald Trump. She and her husband were Trump’s largest donors throughout his presidency, contributing the most to his 2016 campaign, presidential inauguration, defense fund against the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling, and 2020 campaign.
She has written that Trump “should enjoy sweeping support” among Jews and Israelis in the United States, and that Trump deserves a “Book of Trump” in the Bible because of his support for Israel. She advocated for the release of Aviem Sella, who spied for the US. Adelson wrote in a statement that Trump represents “kinship, friendship, courage, and the triumph of truth,” and that “Israelis and proud Jews owe Donald Trump our gratitude.”