- Also Known As:
- "a longtime master of the press conference"
- Date of Birth:
- July 3, 1941
- 5' 6"
Gloria Allred (born Gloria Rachel Bloom in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 3, 1941) is an American civil rights lawyer who is noted for taking high-profile and often controversial cases; she has been particularly involved with cases involving the protection of women’s rights.
Best Known For:
Gloria Allred is best known for fighting for women’s rights, and for representing controversial celebrities.
Gloria Allred has been married twice. She was married to Peyton Bray, and they have one daughter, Lisa. In 1966, Gloria was raped at gunpoint and got an abortion after learning she was pregnant. She later married William Allred, and they divorced in 1987.