Jacinda Ardern Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Jacinda Ardern Quick Info
Height5 ft 5 in
Weight63 kg
Date of BirthJuly 26, 1980
Zodiac SignLeo
BoyfriendClarke Gayford

Jacinda Ardern is a New Zealand politician who is widely recognized for serving as the 40th Prime Minister of New Zealand since 2017. She has more than 600k followers on Twitter and more than 2 million followers on Instagram and Facebook.

Born Name

Jacinda Kate Laurell Ardern

Nick Name

Jacinda

Jacinda Ardern seen at her swearing-in ceremony in October 2017
Jacinda Ardern seen at her swearing-in ceremony in October 2017 (Governor-General New Zealand / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0)

Sun Sign

Leo

Born Place

Hamilton, North Island, New Zealand

Nationality

New Zealander

 

Occupation

Politician

Family

  • Father – Ross Ardern (Politician, Police Officer)
  • Mother – Laurell Bottomley (School Catering Assistant)
  • Siblings – Louise Ardern (Older Sister)

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 5 in or 165 cm

Weight

63 kg or 139 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Jacinda has dated –

  1. Clarke Gayford (2013-Present) – Jacinda began dating Clarke Gayford, a television and radio broadcaster, in 2013. They welcomed daughter Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford on June 21, 2018. The couple announced their engagement in May 2019.
Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford as seen on Waitangi Day in 2018
Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford as seen on Waitangi Day in 2018 (Government House / Governor-General of New Zealand / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Race / Ethnicity

White

She has English, Danish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish/Northern Irish ancestry.

Hair Color

Blonde

However, she dyes her hair in ‘Black’ and ‘Dark Brown’ shades.

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

She has an overbite.

Religion

Agnosticism

Jacinda as seen with Poto Williams (center) and Dame Patsy Reddy in July 2019
Jacinda as seen with Poto Williams (center) and Dame Patsy Reddy in July 2019 (New Zealand Government, Office of the Governor-General / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0)

Jacinda Ardern Facts

  1. She is the 2nd elected leader to give birth during her official term after Benazir Bhutto, who gave birth to daughter Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari in 1990.
  2. Jacinda gave up her Mormon faith in 2005 due to its opposition to same-sex marriage.
  3. As of 2020, she is the youngest female head of government in the world after getting elected at the age of 37.
  4. She promptly implemented strict gun laws in the aftermath of the Christchurch mosque shootings in 2019; a move that was appreciated the world over.
  5. She had auditioned for Peter Jackson’s Oscar-winning film, Lord of the Rings, but was turned down.
  6. Jacinda supports her hometown rugby team, The Chiefs.

Featured Image by Governor-General New Zealand / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0

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