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Katie Couric

Katie Couric

Quick Facts

Date of Birth January 7, 1957 (age 57)
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Working for Movies, TV Shows
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Spouse Jay Monahan (ex-husband)
Married on (1989–1998) (Now John Molner - Partner)
Children(s) Elinor Tully "Ellie" Monahan, Caroline Couric Monahan
Net Worth(s) $55 million
Name on Birth Katherine Anne "Katie" Couric
Divorce Yes
Height 1.54 m
Weight N/A
Religion Christian
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Twitter @katiecouric
Body Measurements 36-32-42 inches

Katie Couric is an award-winning journalist and TV personality, well-known cancer advocate, and New York Times best-selling author of The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives.

Born/Birth

Katie Couric was born on January 7, 1957 in Arlington, Virginia, USA as Katherine Anne Couric.

Childhood

Couric was raised as a Presbyterian.

School College

Couric attended Arlington Public Schools: Jamestown Elementary, Williamsburg Middle School, and Yorktown High School and was a cheerleader. As a high school student, she was an intern at Washington, D.C. all-news radio station WAVA. She enrolled at her father's alma mater, the University of Virginia, in 1975 and was a Delta Delta Delta sorority sister. Couric served in several positions at UVA's award-winning daily newspaper, The Cavalier Daily.

Father, Mother

She was the daughter of Elinor Tullie, a homemaker and part-time writer, and John Martin Couric, public relations executive and news editor at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the United Press in Washington, D.C.

Children Kids

She gave birth to their first daughter, Elinor Tully "Ellie" Monahan, in Washington, D.C., in 1991;[60] their second daughter, Caroline "Carrie" was born in New York City in 1996.

Boyfriend, dating and affair

In the years following Monahan's death, Couric was reported to have had several romantic relationships. In September 2013, she became engaged to financier John Molner after a two-year relationship.

Career Life and Jobs

Beginning September 10, Couric will host her own weekday syndicated daytime talk show, Katie. She also serves as a special correspondent for ABC News, contributing to ABC World News, Nightline, 20/20, Good Morning America, This Week, and primetime news specials. Couricjoined the Disney/ABC Television Group in August 2011.

Couric's steady rise in television news was affirmed over her unprecedented 15-year run as Co-Anchor of NBC News' Today (1991-1996) and by becoming the first solo female anchor of a national nightly news broadcast, as Anchor and Managing Editor of the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric (2006-2011). At CBS News, Couric was also a contributor to 60 Minutes, CBS Sunday Morning, and CBS News primetime specials.

In addition to her career as an anchor and broadcast news reporter, Couric is the author of the New York Times bestseller, The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons From Extraordinary Livesand the co-author of two successful children's books, The Brand New Kid and The Blue Ribbon Day. She also wrote a monthly column for Glamour magazine, featuring interviews with dynamic female role models, including First Lady Michelle Obama, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, and Queen Rania of Jordan.

Husband, Marriage and Divorce

Couric married attorney John Paul "Jay" Monahan in 1989. Monahan died of colon cancer in 1998 at the age of 42.

Hot, legs, feet, and pictures

She manages to look hot. Her feet and legs are admired by many people. Her pictures are searched by many people and many web galleries contain her pictures.

Height, weight and age

She has a medium height of 154 centimeters. The height suits her personality. Her fit body has kept the height-weight balance in a positive hemisphere of the health aspect.

Nationality, Ethnicity, religion

She is an American citizen and she is of white ethnicity. Couric was raised as a Presbyterian.

Net Worth, Salary and income

Katie Couric is an anchorwoman, journalist who has a net worth of $55 million.

Body Measurements, Body Shape, Body Figure

She has an attractive body measurement of 36-32-42 inches. Her wide hips enhance her body shape even more.

Award and Achievement

She was named News Person of the Year by TV GUIDE in 2001. Other awards she has won include Daytime Emmys, an Associated Press Award and a National Headliner Award. In 2009, she won a Walter Cronkite Award for Special Achievement for National Impact on the 2008 Campaign.

Quotes, Gossip and Rumor News

In June 2006 she bought a $6.3 million Posh Hamptons Pad. She also owns a $3.2 million Manhattan apartment and a weekend getaway in upstate Lithgow, New York.

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