|Full Name||Katherine Anne “Katie” Couric|
|Date of birth||January 7, 1957|
|Profession||Journalist, Author, Talk Show Host|
|Father||John Martin Couric|
|Sister||Senator Emily Couric|
|Spouse||Jay Monahan (1989-1998, his death), John Molner (m. 2014)|
|Children||Elinor and Caroline|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches|
|Education||University of Virginia (BA), Arlington Public Schools|
|Online Presence||Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook|
|Net Worth||$75 million|
Short Description Of Katie Couric:
Katherine Anne “Katie” Couric is an American journalist, talk show host, as well as author. She presently works as Yahoo! Global News Anchor. She also served for NBC News from 1989 to 2006, Big Three television networks, CBS News from 2006 to 2011, as well as ABC News from 2011 to 2014. Katie Couric is formerly of ‘Today’. Similarly, she is a producer and actress, known for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade (2000), Dateline NBC (1992), and 60 Minutes (1968). As of 2018, she is 60 years old.
Early Life And Education Of Katie Couric:
Recalling her past activities, the incredible personnel Katie was born Katherine Anne Couric on January 7, 1957, in Arlington, Virginia. She is the daughter of Elinor Tullie and John Martin Couric. Her mother was a part-time writer and her father was a Public Relations Officer with the ‘United Press’ and ‘The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’ in Washington, D.C. She had her older sister, Senator Emily Couric.
Katie is the holder of American nationality with ethnicity white. She is of French, Scottish, English, German, and Ashkenazi Jewish descent. Similarly, her religion is Anglican/Episcopalian.
Katie went to the Arlington Public Schools. As a high school student, she gained invaluable experience interning at the radio station WAVA. Later, she studied journalism at the University of Virginia for a degree in English between 1975 and 1979. There, she assisted The Cavalier Daily, the university’s newspaper.
Katie Couric’s Career:
Going to her career, Katie Couric inaugurated her journalism career as an assistant at the ABC network. She moved on to report for NBC, ultimately enhancing coanchor of Today and one of the top personalities in the TV news business.
Furthermore, Couric was called the first solo female anchor of CBS Evening News in 2006. She became the host of the ABC talk show Katie in 2012. Similarly, Couric has served as global news anchor for Yahoo since early 2014.
Katie Couric’s Personal Life:
Highlighting on her personal life, Couric was married to an attorney, Jay Monahan, in 1989. They had two daughters – Elinor and Caroline. Her relation with Jay could not last for long as he died in 1998 at the age of 42 from colon cancer.
In September 2013, she engaged to financier John Molner after being in a relationship for two years. Couric married Molner in a small, private ceremony at her home in The Hamptons on June 21, 2014. After Monahan’s death due to colon cancer, she has been raising colon cancer awareness and shared a televised colonoscopy. In addition, she telecast her own mammogram for her breast cancer awareness.
Apart from this, she was also connected with Chris Botti from 1977 to 1979, Tom Werner for a year. Then after she started dating Jimmy Reyes from 1981 to 1984. She remained single for almost 1 year before she met her first husband.
Katie Couric’s Statistics & Net worth:
Talking about her body, she is distinctively featured with her perky smile and distinct laugh and her youthful appearance. She has a height of 5 feet 4 inches with weight 59 Kg. Her body type is athletic. She has a green eye and blonde hair. Her net worth is $ 75 million. However, her net worth in 2013 was $55 million.
Furthermore, working in the popular news channels like CBS, ABC, and NBC she has amassed huge fame and name. In addition, she is active on Twitter, Instagram, and also on Facebook with huge fan followers.