- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
Fareed Zakaria is a successful journalist and an author who currently hosts his show, Fareed Zakaria GPS at CNN. He also works as a column writer for the newspaper, The Washington Post, and previously worked for Newsweek and Time. Fareed Zakaria is of Indian descent and he holds the American nationality.
Fareed Zakaria was born on 20 January 1964, in Mumbai, India. He was born to father, Rafiq Zakaria, and mother, Fatima Zakaria. He was inspired by his mother to pursue a career in journalism as she was an editor of the Sunday Time of India. He has a brother and two half-brothers.
Education and early career
Fareed Zakaria studied at the Cathedral and John Connon School located in his birth town. He then moved to the U.S and enrolled at Yale University. He graduated from the university in 1986 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. According to Fareed Zakaria wiki page, he later earned a Ph.D. from the Harvard University in 1993 in government.
Fareed Zakaria began his career as a journalist while she was studying at the Yale University. There he was the editor in chief of the university's magazine, Yale Political Monthly. In 1992, he became the managing editor of Foreign Affairs. He was just 28 years old when he got the job. After working for the magazine for more than eight years, he joined Newsweek International and began working as the magazine's editor. He was a weekly columnist for the magazine as well. He left Newsweek and joined Time in 2010 as the magazine's columnist and the editor-at-large. This helped to raise Fareed Zakaria net worth and prominence. He has published six books to the date and has published reports on various other newspapers and magazines. Currently, he writes a column for the Washington Post and hosts the show, Fareed Zakaria GPS on CNN.
Net worth and Salary
Fareed Zakaria salary is known to be huge. He is a renowned writer and has published columns on various popular American newspapers. Fareed Zakaria salary from CNN and The Washington Post has enabled him to finance a good lifestyle. He is also a published author and earns a good sum of money from his successful books. Currently, Fareed Zakaria net worth is assumed to be $4 million by various websites.
Fareed Zakaria married his wife Paula Throckmorton Zakaria in 1997. She works as a jewelry designer. Fareed Zakaria married life has been blessed with three children. Fareed Zakaria wife and he named their son Omar. Their daughters are named Lila and Sofia. Fareed Zakaria wife and his family currently live in New York City.
Fareed Zakaria height is 5 feet 8 inches and his weight is unknown. He is currently 54 years old. He has short black colored hair and his eyes are black colored as well.
Wiki and Facts
Fareed Zakaria is a five-time nominee of the National Magazine Awards. His show on CNN has been nominated for Emmy Awards for a few time and won the Peabody Award. He received the prestigious Padma Bhushan Award in January 2010 for his contribution in the journalism sector. Fareed Zakaria wiki page has listed all the books that he has published to the date. His most recent book, In Defense of a Liberal Education, was published in 2015.
Fareed Zakaria height of recognition has reached all over the world through over the years. His Twitter account has more than 908 thousand followers and he has more than 83 thousand followers on Google plus. Similarly, his official Facebook page has more than 598 thousand likes. Fareed Zakaria bio can be found on various other social media sites such as Wikipedia, Facebook, and Twitter.