Andre Bauer Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Feb, 2017
Facts of Andre Bauer
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet
Name Andre Bauer
Birth Name Rudolph Andreas Bauer
Nick Name "André"
Father William R. Bauer
Mother Saundra Jill Bauer
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Charleston
Ethnicity White
Profession Business, real estate, and public official
Net Worth N/A
Famous for 87th Lieutenant Governor
Affair with N/A
Education University of South Carolina
View more / View Less Facts of Andre Bauer

Synopsis

Andre Bauer was the 87th Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina from 2003 to 2011. He is a member of the Republican Party and the South Carolina House of Representatives.

Early Life and Education

Andre Bauer was born on March 20, 1969, in Charleston, United States of America. He was born to his parents, William R. Bauer and Saundra Jill Bauer who raised him up with great compassion and care.

Bauer completed his school from Irmo High School.  Andre Bauer joined the University of South Carolina and graduated from there. He was very interested and got involved in reporting since his school days.

Career

Andre Bauer career took off after he started to work as a Junior Achievement teacher. Before that, he was self-employed and sold sports merchandise to national franchise stores. He is also a current member of The Lake Murray Tourism and Recreation Association, The American Diabetes Association, The Columbia Visitors' Bureau, The S.C. Small Business Chamber of Commerce, and The Sons of the American Revolution.

In 1996, at age 26, Andre Bauer started his own new business to rise up the ranks and lead the state in both the legislative and executive branches as lieutenant governor for two consecutive terms. He also ran for state representative for Lexington County and won.

In 1999, Andre Bauer took office as a state senator after a special election.Then in 2003, he was inaugurated as South Carolina’s 87th lieutenant governor, the youngest in the United States, at age 33.

Marriage and personal life

Andre Bauer is a bachelor and has no any affair and girlfriend till date.However, there are rumors for questioning about his gender. It’s about him being gay. 

South Carolina legislators, a prominent state senator Jake Knott blamed that people were behind recent Internet rumors that ex- governor Andre Bauer is gay. He also encouraged the General Assembly to remove the disgraced governor immediately.

When Bauer was questioned about his gender, he rejected the question and said that was a ridiculous question. He also mentioned that he was sad that politics has gotten to his personal life.

Despite being a renowned person, he has had four tickets and one suspended license for failure to pay a ticket. On May 6, 2003, Bauer was cached on Assembly Street in downtown Columbia, for running two red lights and speeding up to 60 mph in a 35-mph zone.

The police officer drew his gun when Bauer got out of the car. Andre Bauer directly walked toward the officer's car in an "aggressive manner." 

Net worth & Height

Andre Bauer stands tall and smart with a descent height of five feet and ten inches. His net worth is estimated to be high accumulated from his position and past. However, the exact figure regarding his salary and net worthH is not known.

Related