Edward Snowden
Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden is an American whistleblower and the former subcontractor of the National Security Agency. He is recognized as the person who released the highly classified information that contains lots of surveillance programs at the time when he was serving in the Central Intelligence Agency.

Quick Biography

Edward Snowden was born on the date of 21 June in the year 1983. He was born in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, in the United States of America. Edward was a very clever and intelligent student and worked hard to become a successful person.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Edward Joseph Snowden
Age: 38 years old
Birth Date: 21 June 1983
Birth Place: Elizabeth City, North Carolina, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Buddhism
Parents: Lonnie Snowden and Elizabeth
Spouse: Lindsay Mills (m. 2017)
Children: No
Height: 5 feet 11 inches
Weight: 75 kg
Profession: American whistleblower, computer programmer
Net Worth in 2021: $1 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Edward Snowden is 38 years old. He has a good looking personality. Edward is 5 feet and 11 inches tall, and he weighs 75 kg. The other measurement of his biceps, waist, and chest is not revealed yet, His hair color is light brown, and his eye color is green.

Education, School/College University

Edward was a bright student and scored more than 145 on two separate IQ tests. He took classes at Anne Arundel Community College. Edward worked online toward the master’s degree at the University of Liverpool. Edward was also interested in Japanese popular culture and learned the Japanese language.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Edward Joseph was born to Lonnie and Elizabeth. His father was an officer in the Coast Guard while his mother was a clerk at the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. His maternal grandfather Edward J. Barrett was the rear admiral in the U.S. Coast Guard. He has an older sister named Jessica, who was a lawyer at the Federal Judicial Center. His parents got divorced in the year 2001, and then his father remarried. Edward has American nationality while he belongs to white ethnicity.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Edward Snowden With Wife Lindsay Mills
Edward Snowden With Wife Lindsay Mills

Snowden is a married person. He met Lindsay Mills in America, and they both started dating. But right before leaking the classified information, Edward broke up with her. When he went to live Russia, then Lindsay joined him, and they started living together. They both got married in the year 2017. The couple is currently living a happy life without having any issues and disturbances. His wife also appeared at the Oscar award ceremony, where the Poitras received the award for Citizenfour.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 2017
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Lindsay Mills (m. 2017)
Kids: No

Professional Life and Career

Edward Snowden started his career in the year 2006 at the Central Intelligence Agency as the IT professional. Edward was stationed with the diplomatic cover in Switzerland in order to maintain the computer network security. After that, he discovers the surveillance system along with the infiltrated the privacy of the public. After that, he also works with the Dell in Japan in one of the offices of NSA where he worked as the sub-contractor. He was also assigned at Yokota Air Base to an NSA.

In the year 2012, he was also reassigned to the Hawaii regional operations center and worked as the lead technologist. Once he leaves Dell, then he went to work for another tech consultant company named Booz Allen Hamilton. He was found out the practices that he thought were unethical and needed to be halted instantly. After the allegations of leaking the highly classified information, Edward started living in Russia and never comes back to America. In 2019, his memoir Permanent Records also published.

Awards & Nominations

Edward Snowden is a very intelligent and successful computer programmer who was awarded the Right Livelihood Award. There is no other information available about the awards and nominations received by Edward Snowden in his career.

Edward Snowden Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Edward Snowden Net Worth
Edward Snowden Net Worth

As of October 2021, The net worth of Edward Snowden is estimated at around $1 million. His accurate salary and income is not revealed yet. All the net worth he earns from his whistleblower career.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Edward Snowden comes in rumors in the year 2013 when he copied and led the highly classified information from the National Security Agency. He was arrested and prisoned. Now, there is no information available about any other rumor and controversy regarding Edward Snowden.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 177k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 4.2 M followers. On Instagram account, he has around 20.6k followers.

Edward Snowden is an American whistleblower who copied and leaked very important and highly classified information from the National Security Agency in the year 2013. At that time, Edward worked as the Central Intelligence Agency employee.  Now, he is living a happy life with his family in Russia.


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