Leeya Eliana Shapiro Biography, age, parents, net worth
Leeya Eliana Shapiro is one of the celebrity kids who made it to the spotlight owing to their parent’s celebrity status.
For those who don’t know, Leeya is the first child of Ben and Mor Shapiro. Ben Shapiro is a writer and political commentator, while his wife, Mor Shapiro, is a medical doctor.
Although their careers doesn’t align, Ben and Mor support each other and are willing to go any length for Leeya and her younger brother.
This article is focused on everything to know about Leeya, including the heart surgery she underwent. Continue reading to learn more.
|Full Name:||Leeya Eliana Shapiro|
|Birth Date:||January 28, 2014|
|Birth Place:||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Father’s Name:||Ben Shapiro|
|Mother’s Name:||Mor Shapiro|
Leeya Eliana Shapiro’s Biography
She was born on the 28th of January 2014 to Ben and Mor Shapiro in Los Angeles, California, USA. She turned seven years old in 2021. She has a younger brother born in 2016, but there are no details about him available online.
Ben Shapiro was so excited after Leeya’s birth that he took to his blog to write a letter to her. He also took to his Twitter handle in excitement to announce the birth of his daughter.
For now, there are no details of her height and weight as she is still growing. Also, her hobbies are not known yet; it remains unknown if she would take homeschooling or attend a school.
Her birth and heart operation
Mor Shapiro was said to have been in labour for 26 hours before Leeya was born. After being born, she was diagnosed with a genetic heart defect called ‘an atrial septal defect.’
According to information made available, the disease could only be determined after birth. Some of the symptoms of the disease include tiredness, bluish skin, and poor weight in babies.
She would be admitted to the Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles, and in August 2015, Leeya had a successful open-heart surgery.
The meaning of her names
Ben and Mor Shapiro hope to lead their daughter to God and have already begun the process with her names.
For those who don’t know, “Leeya” in Hebrew means ‘I Belong To God.’ Her middle name Eliana means ‘My God Has Answered Me.’
Leeya Eliana doesn’t have a net worth of her own because she is still a child; however, her dad, Ben, is reportedly worth $7 million, while her mother Mor is worth around $4 million. With this, Leeya is confident of living a comfortable life alongside her younger brother.
How her parents met
Been Shapiro met Mor when she was still in medical school, the two dated for a while, and in 2007, they got engaged.
They married in June 2008 in a beautiful wedding ceremony which took place on Acre beach located in Israel. The wedding was done in a traditional Jewish manner.
Social Media presence
As a minor, Leeya Eliana doesn’t have access to social media and doesn’t have any account on any of the platforms.
Hopefully, we would get to see more of Leeya as she grows older and forge her path in life.