US Senator from Virginia from 2007 to 2013. He is member of the Democratic party who advocates on issues of international relations and government accountability. He is also an author who has written several successful books including Fields of Fire about his experience in Vietnam.He won an Emmy for his 1983 PBS coverage of the U.S. Marines in Beirut.Ronald Reagan appointed him Secretary of the Navy in 1987.BEFORE FAME
He served in the Marines in the Vietnam War, where he received a Navy Cross, Silver Star, Bronze Star, and Purple Heart and learned to speak Vietnamese.PERSONAL LIFE
He has been married three times and has four grown children.The meaning of the name Webb: Weaver FUN FACTS
Politician Jim Webb were born on Saturday, birthstone is Amethyst, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Dog, it is 20 days until Jim Webb next birthday.