Former Mayor and HUD Secretary Julián Castro: A Timeline


Jan. 20 - Age on Inauguration Day 46 years, 4.2 months.







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Re-elected Mayor.
Sept. 4 - Keynote address at the Democratic Nat'l Convention in Charlotte.
[Brother

Joaquín elected to Congress].
Re-elected Mayor.
July 22 - Resigns as Mayor.  July 28 - Sarts as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.
Dec. - Son born.

Mentioned as possible running mate for Hillary Clinton.
Jan. 20 - Finishes service as HUD Secretary.
Oct. 16 - Author of An Unlikely Journey (Little Brown & Co.)
Dec. 12 - Announces formation of exploratory committee.
Jan. 12 - Announces candidacy in San Antonio, TX.
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019


J.D. from Harvard Law School. 
Joins the law firm of Akin Gump...

Elected to San Antonio City Council, rep. District 7, at age 26.
[Brother
Joaquín elected to state House].


Runs for Mayor, defeated by retired judge Phil Hardberger.
Starts law firm with brother.

Marries Erica Lira.

May 9 - Elected Mayor with 56.23% of the vote.
Daughter Carina born.
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009

 

(skips sophomore year) Graduates from Thomas Jefferson High School in San Antonio. Starts at Stanford.

Intern in the Clinton White House.

B.A. in political science and communications from Stanford University. 
Starts at Harvard Law School.


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1989

 

[Mother runs for San Antonio City Council].


Born Sept. 16, 1974, one minute older than twin brother Joaquín.




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