- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
John King is an American anchorman and a reporter who currently works as the chief national correspondent of the television network, CNN. He has anchored various shows on the network including Inside Politics, John King, USA, and State of the Union. John King is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
John King was born on 30 August 1963, in Boston, Massachusetts. His family is of Irish descent.
Education and early career
John King studied at the Boston Latin School and attended the University of Rhode Island. He graduated from the college of arts and sciences with a bachelor's degree in journalism.
John King began his career as a writer after joining the Associated Press in 1985. He was later promoted to the position of the chief political correspondent in 1991. He was the main person responsible for AP's political coverage of the 1992 and 1996 presidential elections. He joined CNN in 1997 and served as the senior White House correspondent from 1999 to 2005. He was made the network's chief national correspondent in 2005. John King partner Dana Bash and he met as both of them work in CNN. He currently anchors the network's Sunday morning and anchors the program, Inside Politics. According to John King wiki page, he had also anchored other shows on the network including John King, USA, and State of the Union. His other television appearances include The Situation Room and Anderson Cooper 360.
Net worth and Salary
John King net worth is known to be huge. He has had a successful and long-running career in the television. John King salary from CNN is estimated to be high. His books have also sold thousands of copies and he receives a good sum of money from royalties as well. Various sources have estimated John King net worth to be around $2 million as of recent. His net worth is likely to increase in the following days because of his successful future endeavors. Thanks to John King salary, he and his family live a good lifestyle.
Speaking of John King married and personal life, he has been married twice to the date. His first wife was Jean Makie. John King wife Jean and he have two children together. After getting divorced with Jean, John King married his second wife Dana Bash. Their wedding was held on 25 May 2008. John King wife Dana is a fellow CNN anchor and they have a son together. Their relationship ended in 2012 after their divorce was finalized. John King children from his first marriage are Noah and Hannah. He and Dana gave birth to a son named Jonah in June 2011. There is no information about John King partner in the present and his relationship status.
John King is currently 54 years old. He has a short gray colored hair and the color of his eyes is blue. However, his height and weight are not known.
Wiki and Facts
As per John King wiki page, he was the first CNN anchor to give the news about Osama bin Laden's death to the network's viewers. He was also the first reporter to announce about the identification of the suspect of the Boston Marathon Bombing. He was awarded the top reporting prize in 1991 by the Associated Press Managing Editor's Association for his report on the Gulf War in Kuwait.
John King is a renowned television personality with thousands of followers on his social media accounts. He has more than 295 thousand followers on Twitter and his Instagram account has more than 28 thousand followers. John King children and his family can be seen on his Instagram posts. Similarly, his official page on Facebook has more than 70 thousand likes. John King bio can also be found on several other social media sites such as Facebook, Wikipedia, and Twitter.