Mor Shapiro’s first name may not ring a bell but her last name probably does. Mor Shapiro is the better half of the popular American conservative political commentator, talk show host, lawyer and columnist, Ben Shapiro.
Even though her spouse Ben is well-known in the media circles of the US, Mor maintains a pretty low profile and dedicates her time to her job and caring for her family. She is a physician and currently works at the Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles. Her areas of interest include behavioural health, women’s health and resident education.
Mor Shapiro’s Biography
She was born Mor Toledano in 1988 in Isreal. She is of Jewish-Moroccan descent and was raised in Isreal and moved to California at the age of twelve. She achieved her BS at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, L.A. As an undergraduate at UCLA, Mor Shapiro majored in psychobiology. She is currently an MD candidate in Behavioral Neuroscience also at the UCLA. She is also undergoing her residency training in Family Medicine at the Kaiser Foundation Hospital.
Mor is married to Benjamin Aaron “Ben” Shapiro. The couple got married in 2008 in Acre, Isreal after dating for several years. He was born on January 15, 1984, in L.A. California. Ben Shapiro earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the UCLA and also trained as a lawyer at the Harvard Law School where he graduated cum laude. He runs the Benjamin Shapiro Legal Consulting in Los Angeles and is co-founder and former editor-in-chief of TruthRevolt, a media watchdog group.
A man of many talents, Ben began his career as an author writing columns for several daily papers and news sites such as Townhall.com, ABCNews.com and WorldNetDaily.com. He was hired while he was 17 by Creators Syndicate. This made him the youngest nationally syndicated columnist in the U.S.
Ben is a Newyork Times Bestselling author and his works include Brainwashed: How Universities Indoctrinate America’s Youth, Porn Generation: How Social Liberalism Is Corrupting Our Future, Project President: Bad Hair and Botox on the Road to the White House. He wrote a book about former US president Barack Obama entitled The People vs. Barack Obama: The Criminal Case Against the Obama Administration.
He hosts his own podcast The Ben Shapiro Show, which he streams on YouTube. Having appeared on hundreds of radio and TV shows around the US, Ben Shapiro is regarded as one of the wittiest political speakers of this generation.
Ben is an ardent supporter of present US president Donald Trump, whose agenda and ideas he features in his columns.
Mor Shapiro’s Kids and Family
Mor and Benjamin Shapiro have two children, daughter Leeya Eliana Shapiro and a son. Their daughter was born with a congenital heart condition in 2014. She underwent an open heart surgery at the Children’s hospital in L.A. Their son was born healthy in 2016.
The Shapiros reside in San Diego, California. When she’s not working, Mor Shapiro enjoys spending time with her family, which she admits is her greatest source of joy and inspiration. Even as she proceeds with her education, she is committed to maintaining her family and caring for her kids. Her husband Ben Shapiro is very vocal about his admiration for his wife.
Thier’s could be described as a blissful marriage free of scandal as there have been no allegations of cheating or divorce rumours.
Other Facts about Shapiro
- Mor Shapiro loves doing arts and craft
- She loves binge-watching shows like Game of Thrones and Friends
- She got married to Ben Shapiro at the age of 20
- Mor Shapiro practices Orthodox Judaism alongside her husband Ben