Elizabeth Anne Vargas who is shortly known as Elizabeth Vargas is TV journalist and anchor by her profession. Vargas holds American nationality and she belongs family of the mixed ethnicity of Italian and Spanish (father) and Irish, Swedish, and German. She is the host of American Broadcasting Company (ABC) television's newsmagazine named 20/20 and ABC news special reports. Accounting her age, she is 55 years old.
Birth or Age: What is the age of Elizabeth Vargas?
Elizabeth Vargas was born on 6th September 1952 in the city of Paterson and the state of New Jersey, U.S. She is the daughter of Mr. Ralf Vargas who is a colonel (senior officer) and Anne Vargas. She has a brother named Christopher Otis and a sister named Aimie.
Elizabeth Vargas has got a graduation with Bachelor's Degree in journalism from the University of Missouri which is in Columbia. Then she started her journalism career for National Broadcasting Company (NBC) associate to channel KOMU-TV. She joined WBBM-TV which is an affiliate (associate) of CBS in Chicago. After working 4 years on WBBM- TV, she started contributing to NBC News as a co-host for the show i.e. Today and correspondent for newsmagazine i.e. Dateline NBC. Furthermore, she shifted to ABC for the show named Good Morning America as a newsreader and became the weekend host for the show named World News Tonight with either Diane Sawyer or Charles Gibson. She joined this show for co-host in 5th December 2005 when Peter Jennings died. Vargas anchored multiple special reports on ABC until 2017. After twenty years working with ABC network, Elizabeth declared on 22nd December 2017 that she was leaving ABC's show due to her various (many) jobs at ABC in May 2018. Besides anchoring, she wrote a memoir named Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction in the year of 2016 and it was published on 13th September by Grand Central.
Net Worth and Salary: How much is Elizabeth Vargas earnings per year?
Being a journalist and anchor, Elizabeth Vargas is able to make her earning in a good condition of salary with a package of 750 thousand dollars annually and her estimated net worth is 6 million dollars.
Personal life: Is Elizabeth Vargas married?
Elizabeth Vargas was in a relationship with Marc Cohn who is a songwriter and singer. After having three years of affairs, they decided to get married on 20th July 2002. Then after one year, they welcomed two baby boys named Zachary Raphael Cohn who was born on 31st January 2003 and Samuel Wyatt Cohn was born on 16th August 2006. Elizabeth also had two children named Emily and Max from Raphael's 1st marriage. After 12 years of marriage, both the husband and wife declared that they were getting the divorce in August 2014. ABC network confirmed story on a New York Daily News which is newsmagazine that she was running a treatment for alcoholism. She said that she was dealing with addiction. Elizabeth described that she is an alcoholic after her 2nd rehabilitation admission on 24th January 2014. In 2014, Elizabeth Vargas was introduced to Transcendental Meditation by fellow ABC anchor Mr. George Stephanopoulos.
Body Measurement: What is the height of Elizabeth Vargas?
Accounting Vargas age, she is running on her late fifty but due to her extra care about her health, aging is quite far away from her life. Her body measurement is 36-32-38 and the other information regarding her estimated height and weight has not been revealed yet.
Wiki and Facts
Searching her bio on the wiki, Elisabeth's bio is available in most of the bio-related sites including IMDB, Wikipedia and she is very active on Twitter with 334k followers, 227 followings, 5962 tweets, and 36 likes. She has also had a profile on an Instagram account with 4.5k fans followers, 94 posts, and 6 followings. We can also find her profile on Facebook with huge a number of fans followings of 36k.