Andrew Stein

Born Mar 4, 1945

Andrew Stein is an American Democratic politician who served on the New York City Council and was its last President, and as Manhattan Borough President. Stein's father, Jerry Finkelstein, was the multi-millionaire publisher of the New York Law Journal, among other publications. Andrew Stein shortened his name when he entered politics.… Read More

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1945 Birth Born on March 4, 1945.


1969 24 Years Old He was a member of the New York State Assembly from 1969 to 1977, sitting in the 178th, 179th, 180th, 181st and 182nd New York State Legislatures. … Read More


1977 32 Years Old In 1977, Stein was elected as borough president of Manhattan, defeating New York City Clerk David Dinkins in the Democratic primary.
1981 36 Years Old Stein defeated Dinkins again in the 1981 Democratic primary for the borough presidency.
1983 38 Years Old Stein has been married twice: He and his first wife have one daughter named Paige. Stein's second marriage to attorney, Lynn Forester, lasted from 1983 to 1993 with the couple having two sons: Ben and Jake Stein. … Read More
1984 39 Years Old He was the Democratic nominee for Congress in the "Silk Stocking District" on Manhattan's East Side in 1984, but was defeated by incumbent Republican S. … Read More


1985 40 Years Old Stein declined a race for a third term as borough president in 1985 to run for city council president. … Read More
1989 44 Years Old Stein was re-elected City Council President in 1989. … Read More
1993 48 Years Old In 1993, Stein announced he would challenge Mayor Dinkins in the primary. … Read More


2007 62 Years Old According to a report in the New York Post on October 10, 2007, Stein had begun dating the conservative writer Ann Coulter.
2008 63 Years Old When asked about the relationship, Stein told the paper, "She's attacked a lot of my friends, but what can I say, opposites attract!" On January 7, 2008, Stein told the Post that the relationship was over, citing irreconcilable differences.
2010 65 Years Old On May 27, 2010, Stein was indicted and arrested for lying about his involvement during the investigation of the multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme involving Ken Starr, a financial advisor to various Hollywood celebrities. … Read More
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