|Real Name/Full Name||Monica Samille Lewinsky|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Monica Lewinsky|
|Birth Place:||San Francisco, California, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||23 July 1973|
|Age/How Old:||48 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 168 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 152 lbs
|Eye Color:||Coral green|
|Parents Name:||Father –Bernard Lewinsky
Mother –Marcia Lewis
|School:||John Thomas Dye School, Sinai Akiba Academy, Beverly Hills High School, Pacific Hills School|
|College:||Santa Monica College,Lewis and Clarke College,London School of Economics|
|Profession:||Activist, TV personality, Fashion Designer|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2021|
Monica Camille Lewinsky, popularly known as Monica Lewinsky, is an American activist, television personality, fashion designer, and former White House intern (1995-1996). She caught the public eye in 1998, after her involvement in a scandalous affair with then American president Bill Clinton, which lasted between 1995 and 1997, transpired. The scandal resulted in the impeachment of Clinton in 1998 and the liaison and its repercussions became known later as the ‘Clinton-Lewinsky scandal’.
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Biography and Early Life
Lewinsky was born on 23rd July 1973 in San Francisco, California. She grew up in an opulent household situated in Southern California in the Westside Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, and Beverly Hills. Her father, Bernard Salomon Lewinsky, is a Salvadorian-American oncologist who immigrated to the United States from El Salvadore at the age of 14.
Her mother is author Marcia Lewis, whose real name is Marcia Kay Vilensky, and has written the book The Private Lives of the Three Tenors. During the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal, the media compared Marcia’s probable affair with Spanish opera star Placido Domingo (about which she has given unproven “hints” in her book) to that of her daughter’s sexual affair with Clinton.
She has a younger brother named Micheal Lewinsky (who was born in 1977). Her parents went through a rancorous split in 1987 and an official divorce in 1988, which had a significant effect on Monica and her mental state. Her father later remarried his current wife named Barbara and her mother married media executive Ronald Peter Straus in 1998.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Monica Lewinsky in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Monica Lewinsky’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 22nd September 2021 having been born on 23 July 1973. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 168 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 152 lbs in Pound and 70 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Coral green and hair color is Black.
Monica attended Sinai Akiba Academy of the Los Angeles Sinai Temple. She also attended John Thomas Dye primary school and Beverly Hills High school and then later transferred to Pacific Hills School. She graduated from high school in 1991 and joined Santa Monica College. In 1995, she graduated from Lewis & Clarke College, Portland with a BA in psychology. In 2005, she moved to London and attended the London School Of Economics. She graduated in 2006 with an MS degree.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Lewinsky was in an alleged five-year extramarital affair with her former high school drama teacher, Andy Bleiler, which ended in 1997. During her internship in the White House from 1995 and 1997, she had sexual encounters with President Clinton, but he initially declined to have any sexual affair with her.
Lewinsky had kept her private life under wraps after the scandal. It is not known whether she is currently dating anyone. It is also not known whether she is married or engaged.
Is Monica Lewinsky Lesbian?
Monica Lewinsky’s sexual orientation is not known. It can be assumed that she is straight as her previous relationships have been with only men. There has never been any rumor regarding her sexuality. There has never been any rumor about her getting romantically involved with people with other sexualities.
In July 1995, Lewinsky entered into an unpaid summer internship in the White House, thanks to her family’s influential connections. She was offered a post in the office of White House Chief of Staff. In December of the same year, she moved to a paid job in the White House Office of Legislative Affair.
During her time as an employee in the White House (1995-1997), Lewinsky had nine sexual encounters with President Clinton, which included acts of fellatio and sodomy but not actual sexual intercourse. All these encounters allegedly took place in the Oval Office, which the formal working office of the President.
Before Lewinsky came out with her statements on the sexual affair she had with him, Clinton had already been accused of sexual misconduct by his former employees during his regime as the Governor of Arkansas. One of the famous allegations that were made against him was the one made by Civil Services Officer Paula Jones, who accused Clinton of sexual harassment.
Lewinsky’s name came up during the investigation of the case by Jones’s lawyers when they were trying to show a pattern of behavior by the former president, where he would abuse his power over the government employees by having inappropriate sexual relationships with them.
Proofs of Lewinsky’s sexual affair with Clinton was reported to the authorities by her co-worker Linda Tripp, which included her phone calls with Lewinsky (secretly recorded by her) where she would tell trip about her relationship with Clinton, gifts sent to Lewinsky by Clinton and a blue dress which had stains of Clinton’s semen on it.
After the news about the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal broke out in 1998, Clinton, who was under impeachment at that time, claimed on national television that he did not have any sexual affair with Lewinsky. The media started hunting down Lewinsky, who was lying low and hiding from the public attention in her mother’s house in Washington D.C.
Clinton went through trials where he stood by his claim of not having any inappropriate relationship with Lewinsky. Both Lewinsky and Clinton were called before the grand jury, where she gave her testimony in person. Lewinsky was later granted transactional immunity by the court.
In 2014, Lewinsky spoke out against cyber-bullying and called herself the “patient zero” of online harassment. In 2017, she participated in the #MeToo movement, saying that she was a victim of sexual harassment and encouraged women to speak against sexual misconduct.
Monica Lewinsky has not been honored by an award so far.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Monica Lewinsky in 2021
As of 2021, Monica Lewinsky’s net worth is about $2 million. She resides in New York. She works as a fashion designer and came into the focus of media after her link to Bill Clinton and her link is famously known as the ‘Clinton-Lewinsky scandal.’
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Lewinsky has openly disclosed about how she struggled with her mental health with zero social life after the scandal broke out
- Lewinsky has made several conferences about public shaming and social media’s role in it and how public shaming back when the scandal broke out has affected her life
A victim of sexual misconduct, or a perpetrator of false allegations? Questions regarding the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal is still discussed by people. According to Lewinsky, it was a mutual relationship, but according to Clinton, there wasn’t any relationship at all. Whatever it was, we hope that if anyone has been misjudged and shamed, they get their justice.