Lindsey Graham is a famous politician and retired U.S. Air Force Colonel. Graham is serving as the senior United States Senator from South Carolina since 2003. He also served for the U.S. Air Force from 1982 to 1988 and also the Air National Guard in South Carolina. After, he joined the United States House of Representatives where he represents South Carolina as the third congressional district from1995 to 2003. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Lindsey Graham in 2018.
Early life and Biography
Lindsey Olin Graham was born on July 9, 1955, in Central, South Carolina. His father Florence James served as the owner of the restaurant –bar-pool hall. He takes a graduation degree from D.W. Daniel High School and considered as the only member of the family who appeared in the school. After, he joined Reserve Officers Training Corps.
When he was just 21, his mother died of the disease Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and his father died after a year of a heart attack. He appeared in the University of South Carolina which is situated in Columbia and also be the member of Pi Kappa Phi social fraternity. In 1977, he completed his B.A. in Psychology from the University of South Carolina and also completed Law with J.D. from the same university.
Lindsey hasn’t married in his entire life. He spent the whole of his life to take care of his sister and played the role of the father, mother, and brother with his sister. After his parent’s death, he didn’t have any other option rather than caring for his 13 years old sister while he was just 22 years old.
Career Awards and Nominations
Graham pursued his career while serving as an officer and judge advocate in the United States Air Force in 1982. After, he was sent to Europe to provide defense attorney services in Frankfurt. He has defended the Air Force pilot who is using Marijuana and also featured this role in the episode of 60 Minutes. Later, he served as the private lawyer for his practice.
Currently, he is serving as the member of Corinth Baptist Church while moved to Seneca, South Carolina. He was also portrayed by the famous actor Alex Hyde-White in the movie Game Change telecasted on HBO in 2012.
In 1995, he served as the member of Committee of International Relations which is the educational committee. He served there for three years and also elected for the South Carolina House of Representatives as a team.
Net Worth and Earnings
Lindsey Graham has earned the total earning of about $4 million. His earning was considered from his work as a political leader and from the different committee. He has earned a good income while serving as the Colonel in U.S. Air Force. Moreover, he is having huge wealth and became one of the richest politicians whose earning is million dollars.
Graham is known as the retired Airforce Colonel and a great politician. He provides services for several years and portrayed by Alex in the movie Game Change. Later, he served for the Educational Committee for more than three years and also the member of Committee of International Relation.