Aleksandra Zelenskaya, the daughter of the 6th President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky is his only daughter. Additionally, she is his oldest daughter. Given her position as the Ukrainian president’s daughter, Zelenskaya is a person of interest.
Since the beginning of the war between Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Ukraine, she, her mother, and her sibling have been tagged as ‘Target No. 2’. Zelensky who has been making headline news has been the most important target.
As it stands, nobody, apart from the Zelensky family knows where she is. In fact, the whereabouts of the Zelenskyy children is a mystery. Speculations have been ongoing about their locations. While some believe they must have sought asylum in another country, others believe they’re most likely with a close relative, in hiding.
Whatever the case may be, let us get to find out where she is coming from and might have been. Afterward, we may join the search to know where she currently is amidst the ongoing war.
Who Is Aleksandra Zelenskaya?
As already stated in the introduction, the young lady is the first daughter of the Ukrainian President. She is the first love child between Zelenskyy and his wife Olena Zelenska. The Ukrainian who was born on the 15th of July 2004 is still a high-school student.
She was born in a small village in the Wolyn, Voivodeship of Poland, now called Pustomyty located in present-day Ukraine. However, she has Jewish ancestry as her dad and paternal grandparents are Jewish.
Zelenskaya reportedly studies in Novopecherska School. She also has interests in the arts, especially drawings and singing. Similarly, she is trained in martial arts’ Thia fighting.
Aleksandra used to be a regular face on social media as she was wont to post funny videos on Tik Tok. However, with her father’s recent status as the president of Ukraine, she had to put a halt to that aspect of her life.
Aleksandra Zelenskaya Is 18 years old
The daughter of the president of Ukraine is 18 years old as she was born on the 15th of July 2004. She is a beautiful and smart young lady who from a tender age had begun to explore her talents.
Here Are A Few More Facts about Aleksandra Zelenskaya You Should Know
1. Do You Know Aleksandra’s Mother?
Aleksandra was born by fashion Icon and child-care enthusiast, Olena Zelenska. Olena is a Civil Engineer graduate who delved into an almost parallel career field, screenwriting. The First Lady was born on the 6th of February 1978 in Kryvyi Rih. She studied at the same University as her husband and earned her degree in the Sciences.
However, she joined her husband in his entertainment pursuits. Zelenska was a writer in her husband’s TV entertainment production company. It is even said that they co-own the company.
The production company is known as Kvartal 95 Studio and here, the First Lady worked as a writer. Additionally, she is recognized as an actor and comedian.
Upon Zelenskyy’s election as the Ukrainian President, she became the First Lady on the 20th of May 2019.
2. The Young Lady Has a Younger Brother
Kyrylo ‘Kiril’ Zelenskiy is the younger brother of Aleksandra Zelenskayya. Though she is the first and only daughter, she isn’t the only child. Kyrylo is the younger sibling of Aleksandra who is younger than her by almost a decade.
Kyrylo Zelenskyy is the only son of Volodymry and Olena. Aleksandra’s younger brother was born on the 21st of January 2013 and is currently 9 years old.
3. Aleksandra’s Family Were Initially Not Politically Inclined
Zelenskaya was born into a middle-class family until her father chose to become a politician. There was no trace of politics in their lineage until Volodymyr. Her grandfather Oleksandr Zelensky was a professor and head of the Cybernetics and Computing Hardware Department at Kryvyi Rih State University. Zelenskaya’s grandmother Rymma Zelenska used to work as an engineer.
Zelenskyy however, started off studying Law and then went on to join a comedy club. While doing comedy, the president got the chance to become an actor and he took it. He was featured in a couple of movies including Love in the Big City (1 & 2).
It was while he was making his way up the entertainment industry as a comedian and actor that he began to nurse the thoughts of politics. He eventually registered a political party in March 2018.
A year after this, he contested and won the election that made him the president of the Ukrainians. Now Aleksandra is widely known as the first and only daughter of the president of Ukraine.
4. She Starred in One of Her Father’s Movie
Aleksandra was introduced to entertainment when she was 10 years old. She was featured in her dad’s 2014 movie 8 New Dates. Zelenskyy’s daughter played the role of ‘Sasha’ the protagonist’s daughter in the movie.
As Aleksandra already has a history in the entertainment industry, she’ll probably choose a career path tilting towards that.
5. Aleksandra Zelenskaya Participated In a Competition Show
Zelenskyy’s daughter once participated in a comedy competition. The show titled The Comedy Comet Company Comedy’s Kids was held in 2016. After the competition, she went home with the sum of 50,000 hryvnias.
6. Focus Magazine Once Recognized Her Mother as One of Ukraine’s Most Influential Women
Olena Zelenska was named as part of the 100 Most Influential Women in Ukraine. She was in the 30th position on the December 2019 list. She also appeared in the November 18, 2019, issue of Vogue Magazine.
It is important to note at this point, that the Ukrainian First Lady has an initiative for the reformation of nutrition in Ukrainian schools.
7. Zelenskaya and Her Brother were Against Their Dad Running for Another Term in Office
President Volodymyr Zelenskyy once stated that his children Kiril and Aleksandra were against him running for 2nd term. He admitted this during an interview. However, in as much as he loves his children, he made them no promises. Zelensky believes that the possibility of him granting his children’s wishes lies solely on the country’s capabilities at that time.