Rudolph Giuliani Rudolph William Louis "Rudy" Giuliani III (born May 28, 1944) served as the Mayor of New York City from January 1, 1994 through December 31, 2001. He is currently Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Giuliani Partners LLC, which he founded in January 2002 and a name partner in the Houston based law firm of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP.
He married his second cousin, Regina Peruggi, in 1968. He later divorced her and obtained an annulment from the Catholic Church in 1982. He was married to Donna Hanover from 1984 to 2002. They have two children, Andrew and Caroline. He married Judith Nathan in May 2003.
Giuliani is widely regarded as a potential presidential candidate in 2008. His name has consistently been near the top of early polls of potential Republican Party candidates for the 2008 election.