Born: Castro Valley, California, USA
Rachel Anne Maddow (ˈmædoʊ, ; born April 1, 1973) is an American television host, political commentator, and author.Maddow hosts a nightly television show, The Rachel Maddow Show, on MSNBC, and serves as the cable networks special event co-anchor alongside Brian Williams. Her syndicated talk radio program of the same name aired on Air America Radio. Maddow became the first openly gay anchor to host a major prime-time news program in the United States. She holds a doctorate in politics from the University of Oxford.Asked about her political views by the Valley Advocate, Maddow replied, Im undoubtedly a liberal, which means that Im in almost total agreement with the Eisenhower-era Republican party platform.
Bio from Wikipedia - See more on en.wikipedia.org Text under CC-BY-SA license