Dianne Feinstein, born Dianne Emiel Goldman, (born June 22, 1933) is the senior United States Senator from California. She is a member of the U.S. Democratic Party and has been in Senate since November 4, 1992. She was also the 38th Mayor in San Francisco from 1978 to 1988.
|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
November 4, 1992
Serving with Alex Padilla
|Preceded by||John F. Seymour|
|38th Mayor of San Francisco|
December 4, 1988 – January 7, 1988
|Preceded by||George Moscone|
|Succeeded by||Art Agnos|
|Born||June 22, 1933|
San Francisco, California, U.S.
(m. 1956; div. 1959)
(m. 1962; died 1978)
Richard C. Blum
(m. 1980; died 2022)
She was born in San Francisco, California. Feinstein is of Polish-German-Russian-Jewish descent.
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