Katie Couric Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Family, NBC, Net Worth, Salary, Husband, Children, Books

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Katie Couric Biography

Katherine Anne Couric(Katie Couric) is an American presenter, author, producer, and journalist. Couric is the founder of Katie Couric Media, a multimedia news and production company. Additionally, she publishes a daily newsletter Wake Up Call. Katie was the Yahoo’s Global News Anchor from the year 2013 to 2017. In her early career, Couric was an assignment editor for CNN and she has been a television host at all of the big three television networks in the United States. Furthermore, she did work for NBC News from 1989 to 2006 and later moved to CBS News from the year 2006 to 2011. After that, she did join ABC News from 2011 to 2014. However, in the year 2021, she did appear as a guest host for the game show Jeopardy!, and she was the first woman to host the flagship American version of the show in its history.

Katie Couric Age

She was born in the year 1957 on the 7th of January in Arlington, Virginia, the United States. Couric is therefore currently 65 years of age.

Katie Couric Height

She is a woman with a good repressive looking height that is approximately around 5ft and 3inches which is the same as 1.61 meters tall.

Katie Couric Weight

Her body measurement height is at the moderate outlook and so she is at around 59 kilograms.

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Family

Couric Ann was born to her both loving parents in Arlington, Virginia, the United States.  Her father John Martin Couric, Jr was a news editor at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a public relations executive, and the United Press in Washington, D.C.

While her mother Elinor Tullie was a homemaker and part-time writer and also Her mother was Jewish, and did convert to Presbyterianism prior to her marriage.

Katie Couric Education

She went to Arlinton Public Schools which were as follows Williamsburg Middle School, Jamestown Elementary, and Yorktown High School, and she was a cheerleader. However, during her high school time, while studying, she was an intern at Washington, D.C. all-news radio station WAVA.

Later she did enroll at her father’s alma mater the University of Virginia, in the year 1975 and also was a Delta Delta Delta sorority sister. Katie did serve in several positions at UVA’s award-winning daily newspaper, The Cavalier Daily.

Then during her fourth year at UVA, she was chosen to live as Senior Resident of The Lawn, the heart of Thomas Jefferson’s Academical Village. Additionally, Couric did graduate in 1979 with a bachelor’s degree in American Studies.

Career

She began her career working at the ABC News bureau in Washington, D.C. in 1979 then later to CNN as an assignment editor. Furthermore, from 1984 to 1986, she did work as a general-assignment reporter for the then-CBS affiliate WTVJ in Miami, Florida.

NBC News

Katie did join the NBC News in the year 1989 as a Deputy Pentagon Correspondent. She was an anchor substitute from 1989 to 1991.

CBS News

After leaving NBC News in 2006 in the same year it was announced that she has joined CBS News. So becoming the new anchor and managing editor of CBS Evening News. In addition, Couric was also given a role to contribute to 60 Minutes and anchor prime-time news specials for CBS.

Katie Couric’s Net Worth

She is an American presenter, author, producer, and journalist whose estimated net worth is around $100 million dollars.

Salary

She is a very hardworking woman and the annual salary that she earns per year is approximately around $ 10 million dollars.

Katie Couric Husband|Spouse

She was first a wife to Jay Monahan from 1989 to 1998. Then later she tied the knot with John Molner in 2014 till date.

Children

Katie has two lovely kids

  1. Ellie Monahan
  2. Carrie Couric Monahan

Katie Couric Books

  • Going There
  • Going There Lib/E Katie Couric
  • The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives
  • The Blue Ribbon Day
  • The Brand New Kid