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Tareq Salahi

Tareq Dirgham Salahi (born May 26, 1969, in Washington, D.C.) is a former American vintner, public official, and television personality. He and ex-wife, Michaele, gained national attention in November 2009 by crashing a White House state dinner in honor of India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. In 2010, the couple were featured in the Bravo reality television show The Real Housewives of D.C. Salahi's father, Dirgham Salahi immigrated to the United States from Jerusalem, British Mandate of Palestine in the 1940s. His mother, Corinne, is from Belgium. Dirgham was educated as a petroleum geologist and worked in the Middle East and U.S. He retired and settled in Virginia, where he became manager of an estate farm, which he subsequently bought. Corinne Salahi is the founder and director of the Montessori School of Alexandria, Virginia. Tareq attended primary school at Ascension Academy in Alexandria and high school at the Randolph-Macon Academy in Front Royal, Virginia, where he graduated in 1987. He graduated from the University of California, Davis in 1994 with a bachelor's degree in oenology and business management. Tareq met Michaele Holt at a 2000 baby shower thrown in McLean,

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Michaele Salahi and Neal Schon -- Watch Us Get Married on Pay-Per-View

Michaele Salahi and Neal Schon
Watch Us Get Married Live on Pay-Per-View

Michaele Salahi and Journey guitarist Neal Schon have announced plans for a quiet wedding with their closest family and friends ... and a LIVE Pay-Per-View audience -- available in 90 MILLION… READ MORE >

Tareq Salahi -- I'm Over Bitches ... So I Adopted a Male Dog

Tareq Salahi
I'm Over Bitches ... So I Adopted a Male Dog

Tareq Salahi is finally moving on ... dog-wise, at least.  Dog sources tell TMZ ... the famed White House crasher has replaced his beloved Doberman Pinscher with ... another Dobie.You'll… READ MORE >

- 576 days ago
Tareq Salahi -- Campaigning for Governor on Barack Obama's Dubs

Tareq Salahi
Campaigning for Governor On Barack Obama's Dubs

Famed White House Crasher Tareq Salahi wants to capitalize on Barack Obama's good political vibes -- because he rented Obama's former tour bus to use for his very own campaign for Virginia… READ MORE >

- 637 days ago
Tareq Salahi -- Allow Me to Observe Your Poll

Tareq Salahi
Allow Me To Observe Your Poll

Fear not, Virginia voters! Your ballots are safe this election day -- because famed White House Crasher Tareq Salahi is on a personal mission to guarantee your votes are cast without a hitch.TMZ… READ MORE >

- 685 days ago
Tareq Salahi Crashes Photo with DONALD RUMSFELD

Tareq Salahi
Crashes Photo with DONALD RUMSFELD

HOW DOES HE DO IT??? Just three years after successfully crashing a White House state dinner, cuckolded "Real Housewives" star Tareq Salahi somehow posed in the same photo as legendary… READ MORE >

- 696 days ago
Neal Schon & Michaele Salahi -- ENGAGED

Neal Schon & Michaele Salahi
ENGAGED

Michaele Salahi is going to be a married woman again -- her Journey rocker BF Neal Schon popped the question tonight ... and she said yes. We're told the band was playing a benefit tonight… READ MORE >

- 707 days ago
White House Crashers Michaele & Tareq Salahi -- Officially Divorced

Michaele & Tareq Salahi
OFFICIALLY DIVORCED

Michaele Salahi is no longer a dirty rock star-banging cheater -- because TMZ has learned, her divorce from Tareq Salahi has just been made official.A Virginia judge signed the divorce decree… READ MORE >

- 762 days ago
Neal Schon -- I've Buried the Hatchet with Tareq Salahi

Neal Schon
I've Buried the Hatchet with Tareq Salahi

The $50 million war over Michaele Salahi is finally over ... TMZ has learned Journey guitarist Neal Schon struck a settlement deal with Tareq Salahi ... ending their legal battle for good. We… READ MORE >

- 767 days ago
Tareq Salahi -- I'm Running for GOVERNOR of Virginia

Tareq Salahi
I'm Running for GOVERNOR

Just 7 months after his life completely fell apart, former "Real Housewives of DC" star Tareq Salahi has decided to take the only logical next step -- run for Governor of Virginia.Salahi -- whose… READ MORE >

- 880 days ago
Tareq Salahi Sues for $50 MIL -- Neal Schon's Schlong Ruined My Life

Tareq Salahi Sues
Neal Schon's Schlong Destroyed My Entire Life!!!

Tareq Salahi claims Neal Schon's penis is a tool for destruction ... which he whipped out and used in an effort to topple the thriving Salahi empire ... and now Tareq's suing the Journey… READ MORE >

- 951 days ago

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