Quick Facts of David Michael dos Santos Miranda
- Full NameDavid Michael dos Santos Miranda
- Net Worth$9 Million
- Date of Birth1985 /05 /10
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceRio de Janeiro
- EthnicitySouth American
- ProfessionPolitician, Journalist
- Active Year2013-present
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourBrown
- SpouseGlenn Greenwald (m. 2005)
- Body MeasurementMuscular
- EducationEscola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing (ESPM) - 2014
- Online PresenceInstagram (393k followers), Facebook (385,408 followers), Twitter (226.1K Followers)
David Michael Miranda is a Brazilian journalist and politician, who is representing the state of Rio de Janeiro as a federal congressman. He is also known as a member of the Socialism and Liberty Party (PSOL). Recently, Time magazine named Miranda as one of the world’s next generation of new leaders.
Miranda is a married man as of 2019. He is enjoying happy moments with his beautiful wife. So, does he have any children with his spouse?
Who Is David Michael dos Santos Miranda? Bio & Wiki
David was born as David Micahel dos Santos Miranda on 10th May 1985, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Moreover, he holds Brazilian nationality and his ethnicity is South American. He spent his childhood in Jacarezinho, Rio de Janeiro. At the age of five, his mother died and he moved in with his aunt.
Miranda left home when he was 13 years old after he dropped out of school. Later, he worked in mental jobs for six years. From a very young age, Miranda had a keen interest in volleyball. He is a graduate of Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing (ESPM) since 2014.
David Michael Miranda’s Career
David Michael Miranda started his career with a campaign for the Brazilian government to concede asylum to Edward Snowden. Later, he became an incumbent after preceding of Jean Wyllys. Further, Miranda met Luciana Genro, the PSOL candidate for the 2014 Brazilian presidential election, and obtained her commitment to extending Snowden’s asylum if elected.
Miranda was detained over his work on the NSA program for nine hours in August 2013. While there, he was under the custody of the British government at London’s Heathrow Airport under Schedule 7 of the Terrorism Act 2000. Furthermore, Miranda was elected as the first LGBT councilman in Rio’s history along with his friend, Marielle Franco.
David was elected a substitute for deputy, Jean Wyllys, both of whom are members of PSOL in 2018. Likewise, Wyllys, a black and LGBT member announced that Miranda left the country due to a death threat. For safety, his partner Greenwald, and he only lives in their home with armed guards.
How Much Is David Michael Miranda’s Net Worth?
David Michael Miranda’s net worth is around $9 Million as of 2019. He boasts a salary in the range of $5 Million to $5.5 Million. Having an impressive wealth, Miranda also makes a fruitful income from his other works which include news anchoring, guest appearances, etc. Similarly, his partner has a net worth of $7 Million.
How Is David Michael Miranda’s Relationship With His Spouse?
Miranda had the first encounter with his spouse, Glenn Greenwald while he was playing volleyball on Ipanema beach in February 2005. Suddenly, he knocked over the drink of a visiting New Yorker attorney, Greenwald. At that moment, he apologized to him and later the couple moved in together within a week.
Soon after they first met, Miranda’s love partner Greenwald encouraged him to go to university and to achieve a degree. Shortly after graduation, he found his true love i.e. Greenwald.
Later, Miranda and his spouse exchanged their wedding vows, proclaiming they’re gay in front of the media. In 2017, the couple adopted and welcomed two adorable children who are siblings. Currently, Miranda resides in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with his partner and kids.