Geraldo Rivera, Bio, Age, Height, Family, Fox News, Net Worth, Salary, Wife, Children, Books

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Geraldo Rivera Biography

Geraldo Rivera is an American attorney, author, journalist, and also political commentator. Not to mention, a former television host. Moreover, from 1987 to 1988 Rivera hosted a tabloid talk show, Geraldo.

Nevertheless, he has also hosted the new magazine program Geraldo at large. In addition, he had appeared regularly on Fox News programs including the five.

Geraldo Rivera Age

He was born in New York City United States in the year 1943  July 4. However, he is currently 78 years old. Not to mention, Rivera is not yet celebrated his birthday which he did each and every year.

Weight

He has a moderate and average bodyweight that stands at around 80 kilograms.

Height

His body height is around 5 feet 6 inches, he is quite tall. Moreover, it is unfortunate that we don’t have much information about his body measurements but we will update you as soon as possible.

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Geraldo Rivera Family

Rivera was born in the United States in New York at Beth Israel Medical Center. However, he is the son of Cruz Allen Rivera and Lillian. Not to mention, his father was a restaurant owner and also a tax driver. Furthermore, he is of Puerto Rican ancestry through his father.

Nevertheless, his father is Christan while his mother is Jewish. In addition, Geraldo grew up in West Babylon and Brooklyn in New York.

Education Background

He first attended West Babylon High School. Then, later on, he attended the State University of New York Maritime College. However, this was from the year 1961 to 1983.

Thereafter, he joins the University of Arizona. Then in 1965 he emerg with a B.S in business administration.

Career

He started his early career at WABC-TV as a reporter for Eyewitness News in the year 1970. Moreover, he garnered national attention and won a Peabody award in 1972. However, this was for his report on the neglect and abuse of patients with intellectual disabilities.

Later on, he joins ABC”s Wide World of Entertainment program block as part of them from April 1974 to June 1977. Not to mention, the show promotes Ringo Starrs, it Don”t Come Easy.

Nevertheless, the program featuring Robert J. Groden and Dick Gregory a 1975 episode showed the first national telecast of the historic  Zapruder film.

Not to mention, Geraldo also broadcast the first U.S. network television on May 19, 1983. Furthermore, he hosted the Mystery of Al Capone’s Vauts in the year 1986 on April 21.

Thereafter, he began producing and hosting the daytime talk show Geraldo in 1987, in addition, the show ran for good 11 years.

Fox News

Geraldo joins the Fox News Channel in the year 2001 November as a war correspondent. Not to mention, this was after living the CNBC.  Furthermore, he is presently serving as a rotating co-host of The Five.

Additionally, Rivera also hosted hour-long specials for the network. Moreover, he also served as a correspondent at large for the network. In addition, he provided live coverage and commentary on a number of breaking news including, natural disasters, terrorists attack, to name but a less.

Nevertheless, Geraldo reported live from France Paris in 2015, to cover the mortal terrorist attack. Moreover, he also secured an exclusive interview with Joe Jackson in the year 2009.

Net Worth

He is an American Fox News Correspondent, political commentator, attorney, and author. Therefore, his net worth ranges from $20 million dollars, making him among the most paid journalists.

Salary

This award-winning journalist has a salary that is around $82, 165 yearly.

Geraldo Rivera Wife

Not mention, Rivera has been married five times, however, he is presently married to Erica Michell Levi since August 2003 till date.

Children

He has five children Cruz Grant Rivera, Solita Lillian Rivera, Simone Cruickshank Rivera, Gabriel Miguel Rivera, and Isabella Holmes Rivera.

Books

  • Exposing myself
  • His Panic
  • Willowbrook
  • The Geraldo Show
  • Miguel Robles–so far Geraldo Rivera
  • Special Kind of Courage
  • The Great Progression

Shows

  • Geraldo at Large
  • The Five
  • Geraldo (talk show)
  • I Am Geraldo: 50 Years
  • The Case of the Reckless Romeo
  • Trump: An American Dream
  • Larry King Live
  • The Mystery of Al Capone’s Vaults

how much does Fox News pay Geraldo Rivera?

He is an American Fox News Correspondent, political commentator, attorney, and author. Therefore, his net worth ranges from $20 million dollars, making him among the most paid journalists.

how old is Geraldo Rivera?

He was born in New York City United States in the year 1943  July 4. However, he is currently 78 years old. Not to mention, Rivera is not yet celebrated his birthday which he did each and every year.

who is Geraldo Rivera’s wife?

Not mention, Rivera has been married five times, however, he is presently married to Erica Michell Levi since August 2003 till date.