Who Is Gen. Lloyd Austin? Everything On His Family, Wife And Children

Gen. Lloyd Austin is a former four-star General of the Army in the United States. 

Lloyd is known for serving as the 12th commander in the United States Central Command. In addition to this, he is known as the first commander to head the CENTCOM. He retired from the army in the year 2016. 

Austin has been nominated to serve as the Secretary of Defense of the United States on the 7th of December 2020 by the President-Elect Joe Biden. 

Quick Facts: Who Is Gen. Lloyd Austin? Everything On His Family, Wife And Children

Name Lloyd James Austin III
Birthday August 8, 1953
Age 67
Gender Male
Nationality American
Profession American General
Married/Single Married
Wife Charlene Austin
Education Auburn University, United States Military Academy
Twitter @LloydJAustinIII

10 Facts On Gen. Lloyd Austin

  1. Gen. Lloyd Austin is currently 67 years of age in 2020, born in the year 1953. His birthday lies on the 8th of August. 
  2. Lloyd Austin is a married man and has a wife. His wife’s name is Charlene Austin. However, their marriage date and details are unavailable. 
  3. Hardly any information on his family is found. He has kept his personal details away from the media and limelight. In fact, he has not shared his parents or children. 
  4. The exact net worth amount of the US General is unknown. Moreover, he is also known to be the independent director of the company NUCOR. His salary at NUCOR is about $275,000. 
  5. Lloyd attended the United States Military Academy and received his Bachelor of Science degree in the year 1975. In addition to this, he gained his Master’s degree in counselor education at Auburn University in the year 1986.
  6. Austin has received his Master’s in Business Degree at Webster University in the year 1989. 
  7. Austin was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama. So he belongs to the American nationality. 
  8. Llyod started his career as a Second Lieutenant. He became the vice chief of staff in the year 2012 till 2016. 
  9. Recently, Gen. Lloyd Austin has been nominated by President-Elect Joe Biden for the role of the secretary defense of America. 
  10. Austin has about 62 Twitter followers.