Ilhan Abdullahi Omar, born on October 4, 1982, is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative for Minnesota’s 5th congressional district since 2019.
She is a member of the Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party.
Before her election to Congress, Omar served in the Minnesota House of Representatives from 2017 to 2019, representing part of Minneapolis.
Her congressional district includes all of Minneapolis and some of its first-ring suburbs.
Ilhan Omar Ex-Husband: Who is Ahmed Hirsi?
Ahmed Hirsi is the senior policy aide of Alondra Cano, a ‘Ninth Ward Minneapolis City Council member.
He is the ex-husband of Ilhan Omar, a Somali–American ‘Democratic’ politician and the US representative for Minnesota’s 5th congressional district.
On October 7, 2019, Omar filed for divorce from Hirsi, citing an “irretrievable breakdown” of the marriage. The divorce was finalized on November 5, 2019
The couple had three children, Isra Hirsi, Adnan Hirsi, and Ilwad Hirsi.