- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
Hoda Kotb is an Egyptian American television personality, an author and a broadcast journalist who is most recognized as the host of the NBC News talk show, Today. She has also worked on the show, Dateline NBC and published her autobiography in 2010. Hoda Kotb is of Egyptian descent and she holds the American nationality.
Hoda Kotb, daughter of Abdel Kader Kotb and Sameha Kotb was born on 9 August 1964, in Norman, Oklahoma. Her parents are originally from Egypt and she grew up in Morgantown, Alexandria, and New Orleans. According to Hoda Kotb wiki page, she has a sister named Hala and a brother named Adel.
Education and early career
Hoda Kotb is a 1982 graduate of the Fort Hunt High School. She then enrolled at Virginia Tech and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism from the university in 1986.
Hoda Kotb began her career in WXVT in Greenville and then joined WWL-TV in New Orleans in 1992. She worked as an anchor and a reporter for the channel till 1998. She was then hired by NBC News and has worked for the network since then. She was first hired as a correspondent and then began anchoring for the show, Dateline NBC. Her first appearance on the Today Show was in 2007. She has anchored the show till then to now. Hoda Kotb cancer battle was also documented on the Today Show. She has also had various other television appearances over the years which can be found on her wiki page.
Net worth and Salary
Hoda Kotb salary is known to be huge. She has amassed a huge wealth from her long-running career on the NBC News. Various sources have estimated Hoda Kotb net worth in the recent years to be around $12 million. Her income from the success of her autobiography has also contributed towards her wealth. Hoda Kotb salary from other television networks that she previously worked at also raised her bank balance. Hoda Kotb baby and her family live a good lifestyle, thanks to her huge net worth. Hoda Kotb net worth is likely to increase in the following days because of her successful future endeavors.
Hoda Kotb husband Burzis Kanga and she got married in 2005. He was a tennis coach in the University of New Orleans. Hoda Kotb husband Burzis and her marriage ended in 2008 after their divorce was finalized. After the divorce, the news about her new relationship was announced in January 2015. Hoda Kotb partner is Joel Schiffman. The couple began dating in 2013 and has been together since then. Hoda Kotb partner Joel is a financier based in New York. Together the couple adopted a baby in February 2017. Hoda Kotb baby is named Haley Joy Kotb.
Hoda Kotb height is 5 feet 9 inches and her weight is 72 kg. Her hair color is light brown and her eyes are dark brown colored. She is currently 53 years old. She has an average build with the measurements of 38-30-38 inches and her bra size is 36B. Furthermore, her shoe size is 9.5 and her dress size is 10.
Wiki and Facts
Hoda Kotb wiki page has most of her personal and professional details. She is the recipient of the 2010 Daytime Emmy Award for her work on the Today Show. She has published four books to the date. Hoda Kotb cancer was cured after she went through a mastectomy and a reconstructive surgery in 2007.
Hoda Kotb is a famous television personality with millions of followers on the internet. Her Twitter account has more than 1.25 million followers and she has more than 905 thousand followers on Instagram. Hoda Kotb, daughter and her family can be seen on her Instagram posts. Similarly, her Facebook page has more than 463 thousand likes. Hoda Kotb bio can be found on various other social media sites.