Senator John Sidney McCain III's Biography

Biographical

Full Name: John Sidney McCain III
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cindy; 7 Children: Doug, Sidney, Andy, Meghan, Jack, Jimmy, Bridget
Birth Date: 08/29/1936
Birth Place: Panama Canal Zone, Panama
Home City: Phoenix, AZ
Religion: Episcopalian
  • Astrological Sign:

    Virgo

  • Awards:

    1996 Taxpayer's Hero Award of The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste

  • Silver Star, Bronze Star, Legion of Merit, Purple Heart and Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Current Car:

    Cadillac CTS (C-Series Touring Sedan), a midsize luxury sedan

  • Father's Name:

    John McCain Jr.

  • Father's Occupation:

    4 Star Admiral, US Navy

  • Favorite Actor/Actress:

    Marlon Brando, Marilyn Monroe

  • Favorite Book:

    For Whom the Bell Tolls

  • Favorite Food:

    Chocolate ice cream, pizza with pepperoni and onions, baby-back ribs

  • Favorite Movie:

    Viva Zapata, Letters From Iwo Jima, Some Like It Hot

  • Favorite Musician:

    Chuck Berry, Roy Orbison

  • Favorite TV Shows:

    24, Seinfeld

  • Favorite Type of Music:

    Rock and Roll

  • First Job:

    Naval Aviator, United States Navy

  • Hobbies or Special Talents:

    Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Boxing, Basketball, Football, Baseball, History, Barbecue grill chef.

  • Mother's Name:

    Roberta

  • Number of Grandchildren:

    4

  • Personal Hero and Why:

    Theodore Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, Barry Goldwater

  • Pets (include names):

    English springer spaniel: Sam; mutt: Coco; 2 turtles: Cuff, Link, cat: Oreo; a ferret, three parakeets and 13 saltwater fish

  • Publications:

    "Faith of My Fathers" (1999); "Worth the Fighting For: A Memoir" (2002); "Why Courage Matters" (2004); and "Character Is Destiny" (2005), "Unfinished Business: Afghanistan, the Middle East and Beyond" -- "Defusing the Dangers That Threaten America's Security" by Harlan Ullman and John S. McCain; "The Reminiscences of Admiral John S. McCain", Jr., by John McCain

 

Contact Information

Washington, D.C. Webmail
http://www.mccain.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/contact-form

Washington, D.C. Website
http://mccain.senate.gov/

Washington, D.C. Website - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/user/SenatorJohnMcCain

Washington, D.C. Website - Twitter
http://twitter.com/SenJohnMcCain

Washington, D.C. Website - Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/johnmccain

Washington, D.C.
241 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Phone: 202-224-2235
Fax: 202-228-2862

District
4703 South Lakeshore Drive
Suite 1

Tempe, AZ 85282

Phone: 480-897-6289
Fax: 480-897-8389

District
2201 East Camelback Road
Suite 115

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Phone: 602-952-2410
Fax: 602-952-8702

District
122 North Cortez Street
Suite 108

Prescott, AZ 86301

Phone: 928-445-0833
Fax: 928-445-8594

District
407 West Congress Street
Suite 103

Tucson, AZ 85701

Phone: 520-670-6334
Fax: 520-670-6637