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An American broadcast journalist, author, and television personality Barbara Walters is one of the most paid anchors in the history of journalism. Regarding the bio of Barbara Walters, we came to know that this legendary television persona was born on September 25, 1929, in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Walters is well-known for hosting multiple of television programs including Today, The View, 20/20, and the ABC Evening News. With a massive figure of net worth, Barbara Walters is recognized as one of the greatest television stars of all time. She was born as a daughter to the Jewish family who was descendants of refugees from the former Russian Empire. Barbara Walters who is running at the age of 87 holds an American nationality belonging to the Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity. Her bio shows that she does not practice any religion and value equal to all the existing religions.
How much is Barbara Walters net worth?
In 1953, at the age of 24, Walters acquired a bachelor’s degree in English graduating from Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York. The working life of this Journalist initiated being as a secretary at some stations. Walters joined NBC News morning program where she was contributing as a writer and segment producer. In the early 1960’s she was able to become a familiar television personality where she was working with the host Downs in the program, "women's interest stories". Before leaving the network, she produced for TV host Igor Cassini/Cholly Knickerbocker and then went to WPIX Network as a producer for the show McElhone. In the beginning of 1970’s, she published her first famous book named, ‘Talk with Practically Anybody about Practically Anything” which was one of the bestselling books. The author who published her autobiography Audition in 2008, had served for the ABC Evening News between 1976 to 1978. Barbara who gained a nickname as ‘Today Girl’ following her success at today’s show was successful in her young age due to the presence of strong dedication and hard work. This media personality was offered a job with huge salary as the first woman co-anchor of a network evening news program by ABC Network. Walters who achieved a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in 2002 was once ranked on the list of "50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time" in 1996.
One of the richest journalist, Barbara is said to have an accumulated net worth of 170 million dollars. As of 2007, her annual salary was 7 million dollars which is a huge amount for any television journalist. It is heard that she involves herself in several social charity programs.
At present, Barbara Walters is living single without her spouse. Looking at her past, she is found to have dated around eight Handsome guys including Henry Kissinger and Roy Cohn. In 1952, she was married to Robert Henry Katz who was an executive of his business world. Barbara was having several issues with her spouse and finally, their married life comes to an end after eight years. On 8th December 1963, she chooses Lee Guber as her life partner. This couple was blessed with a daughter named Jacqueline Dena who was born on 14th June 1968. Barbara was accused of having extra-marital affair with producer Alan Greenspan in 1974 and politician Edward Brooke from 1974 to 1977 which led their marital relationship over. Barbara attained her third marriage with Merv Adelson on 10th December 1985 which was too unsuccessful and this couple gets separated in 1992. Barbara Walters is at her old days and had already gone through an open heart surgery to replace a faulty aortic valve.
American broadcast journalist, Barbara has a height of 5 feet and 5 inches (165 cm). Her weight is unknown and there are wrinkles in her cheering face due to her age.
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