Peter Jennings Bio, Net Worth, Daughter, Height, Salary, and Wiki

Peter Jennings, Peter Jennings Bio, Net Worth, Daughter, Height, Salary, Wiki
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Date of Birth/Birthday
Net Worth USD 50 million
Age 81 Years old
  1. Short Bio
  2. Birth or Age: What is Peter Jennings age?
  3. Career
  4. Net Worth and Salary: What is Peter Jennings net worth?
  5. Personal Life: Is Peter Jennings married?
  6. Body Measurement: What is the height of Peter Jennings?
  7. Wiki and Facts 

Short Bio

Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings who is shortly named as Peter Jennings who is a Canadian- American writer, TV hosts, and journalist by his profession. He was appointed as one and only the host of television news program of the channel i.e. ABC of the show named World News Tonight for twenty-two years until his death due to the lung cancer. He holds Canadian and American nationality and belongs to the family of white ethnicity.  

Birth or Age: What is Peter Jennings age?

Jennings was born on 29th of July 1938 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of Mr. Charles Jennings and Mrs. Elizabeth Osborne Jennings. He is the elder son out of two children and has a younger sister named Sarah Jennings. His father is a broadcast journalist on CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Company).


Following to his father, Peter debuted his career in broadcasting in nine years old and did the show named hosting a half-hour, Peter's People, CBC Radio show for the kids, and Saturday morning. At the age of 11, Peter joined the college named Trinity College School in Ontario, Canada. Due to the transfer of his father in 1950 to its Ottawa headquarters, Jennings changed his college to Lisgar Collegiate Institute in Ottawa, Canada. Peter worked at CJOH-TV in Ottawa, Canada, anchored a local newscast, on Saturday, hosted a teen dance show, and Saturdays Date. In 1965, Jennings was hired to host its flagship evening news program by ABC News channel. In 1968, Peter worked as a foreign correspondent due to reporting from Middle-East. Due to the imperfection (inexperience) in anchoring, he was criticized by other news television.

In 1978, he developed into one of World News Tonight's three anchors and got promotion in 1983 of the role of a Sole anchor (host). He was also well-known for hanging on the air for more than 15 hours for straight covering breaking news such as the Gulf War in 1991, the Millennium celebrations in 2000, and the 11th September 2001 attacks. He anchored many shows of ABC news channel such as American presidential debates and ABC News special reports.  Then he had become a naturalized American citizen in 2003. He also authored (wrote) three books named The Century, The Century for Young People, and In Search of America. The century and The Century for Young People was published in 1999 and In Search of America was published in 2002.  

Net Worth and Salary: What is Peter Jennings net worth?

This Canadian-American personality was being paid an impressive amount of money with the salary of 7 million dollars and his estimated net worth is 50 million dollars. 

Personal Life: Is Peter Jennings married?

Peter Jennings was a married man and personal life of his is very interesting. He was very open in sharing his personal life with his fans. In the very first, he married to Valerie Godsoe. But later, they got separated. Similarly, he got married to Anoushka Malauf after the long relationship. This marriage also did not last long and they got divorced. Again, he married to Kati Marton in 1979 until the year 1993 and got divorced with mutual understanding. At last, he married to Kayce Freed in the year 1997 until the death of Peter Jennings. Then after, he welcomed 2 daughters named Elizabeth Jennings who was born in 1979 and Christopher Jennings who was born in 1982. But, the children belong to which side of his marriage is not been revealed. Peter was very a determined person who was future-oriented and he also became an inspiration to countless of people all over the world. This is also the reason why he is remembered by the people until now.

Body Measurement: What is the height of Peter Jennings?

Coming to Peter Jennings's body measurement, it is easy to find out the detail about his career and professional life, and personal life too but it is equally difficult to explore his body measurement. There is no any information published on websites regarding his height, weight e.t.c.

Wiki and Facts 

Searching for his bio on the wiki, Peters's bio is available in most of the bio-related sites including IMDB and Wikipedia. And he is active on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook. Accounting his fan followings, he has 50.2k followers, 10.2k Tweets, 1.8k followings and 16k likes on his Twitter account. Similarly, he has a huge number of fans on his Facebook account too. But unfortunately, he passed away because of the lung cancer on 7th of August 2005 at the age of 67 years old.