Cynthia Nixon Wife, Children, Lesbian, Cancer, Net Worth

By Kishor Shahi | Published On: 12 Nov, 2018
Cynthia Nixon Wife, Children, Lesbian, Cancer, Net Worth

Birth of the child through the relation between two women is a somehow rare story on the planet. However, Cynthia Nixon gave birth to her son, Max in 2011 being in a relationship with Christine Marinoni, which seems weird but real.

Cynthia, who is the survivor of breast cancer like her mother, has led a gay marriage and has shared an incredible journey with her partner.

Lesbian Couple Blessed With Child

Cynthia Nixon, who led the gay marriage with Christine Marinoni, was previously in the relationship with a schoolteacher Danny Mozes. Cynthia shared one and half decades with Danny welcoming two children and their first baby Sam was born as a transgender.

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After being together until 2003, Cynthia has pursued a lesbian relationship with Christine Marinoni. She and Christine have been together for over 15 years and even has got engaged to each other at a rally for gay marriage on 17 May 2009.

However, they had to wait to get married as gay marriage was illegal back then. But the pain of wait was minimized when they welcomed their baby Max on 7 February 2011. A year later, the mother of three shared the wedding vows with her lady love.

Cynthia Nixon with her longtime wife Christine Marinoni, 2016 (Getty Images)

Her partner, Christine is an activist and never thought of getting married and wanted a more gender-neutral term, like "my spouse" but eventually, she felt comfortable being a wife. Similarly, Cynthia has confessed that she has never dated or kissed a woman before dating Christine in 2004 and has named her bond, woman in love with a woman.

Furthermore, she stated that her relationship with Christine was a choice and also added "annoyed about this issue." She claimed that she was frustrated with the people's perception about her sexuality because for women being a lesbian is often treated as nothing more than a sexy experiment.

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Apart from her relationship, she is also a survivor of breast cancer like her mother Anne Knoll Nixon, who was diagnosed three times. She also engaged herself in the field of politics being active on the issues like education, LGBT rights, and women’s rights for years.

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Cynthia Nixon, age 52, has the net worth of $60 million, which she garners from her professional career of acting. With the outstanding acting skills and her profession, she has also summoned Emmy, Tony, and Grammy Awards.

The American actress started her acting career in 1979 when she portrayed the role of wealthy schoolmate's crush in The Seven Wishes of a Rich Kid at the age of twelve. After a year, she made her way to the Broadway Theatre, appearing in The Philadelphia Story in 1980. Although she acted in several shows and dramas, she rose to stardom with three Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series after starring in the HBO's comedy, Sex and the City (1998-2004) as a lawyer Miranda Hobbes. 

She also won the Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for the album An Inconvenient Truth in 2009. In 2017, she appeared with the Award-winning role (Tony Award) in The Little Foxes.

Besides her acting career, she and her wife donated about $53,000 to charity, reflecting the symbol of altruism.

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Short Bio

Born in 1966 in New York, the United States, Cynthia Nixon celebrates her birthday on 9 April. The native American actress stands the dominant height of 1.7 meters (5 feet and 7 inches).