- Short Bio
- Career and Net worth : How much is Chris Matthews salary a year?
- Personal Life : Who is Chris Matthews wife?
- Body Measurements : How tall is Chris Matthews?
- Wiki and Facts
Chris was born Christopher John Matthews on December 17, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. to parents Herb Matthews ad Mary Teresa. Chris Matthews is of American nationality and white ethnicity. Chris Matthews received his education from La Salle College High School after which he joined College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, from where he graduated in 1967. Matthews went on to attend University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and then joined Harvard University's Institute of Politics. Chris Matthews is known to have a huge net worth accumulated from his work on The Chris Matthews Show.
Career and Net worth : How much is Chris Matthews salary a year?
Chris Matthews began his work as an officer for the United States Capitol Police and then worked as a Chief of Staff to Tip O’Neill. He began his professional journalism career working for San Francisco Examiner. Matthews then worked for San Fransisco Chronicles as a columnist. Chris Matthews then got his own weeknight talk show titled Hardball with Chris Matthews in 1997. Soon, he had another show titled The Chris Mathews Show in 2002. It lasted till 2013. Chris Matthews is also known best for authoring more than half a dozen books. His books have entered the New York Times bestselling list. Some of the books are Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked, American: Beyond our Grandest Notions, Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero, Now, Let Me Tell You What I Really Think, and more.
Chris Matthews’s net worth is estimated to be $ 16 million as per various sources. Chris Matthews’s salary is known to be $ 5 million annually. His salary has been coming from his work in United States Capitol Police, MSNBC, NBC News and his successful books.
Personal Life : Who is Chris Matthews wife?
Chris Matthews’s father was a court reporter. Chris’s brother Jim Matthews was the county commissioner of Montgomery County. Chris comes from English and Scots-Irish ancestry from his father’s side and Irish Catholic from his mother’s side. Matthews followed the Roman Catholic religion.
Chris is a married man. He is married to his wife Kathleen Matthews. His wife Katheleen worked for News 7 on WJLA-TV as an anchor and was a vice president with J.W. Marriott. Together, the couple went on to have three children named Michael, Thomas, and Caroline.
Body Measurements : How tall is Chris Matthews?
Chris Matthews is currently 71 years of age. However, Chris Matthews’ age exceeds enthusiastic temperament. Chris Matthews stands tall at the height of 6 feet 3 inches. Matthews suffered malaria in 2002 due to one of his visits in Africa. He has also been a patient of diabetes and had pneumonia.
Wiki and Facts
Chris Matthews has won many awards till date for his TV journalism career one of which is The Pennsylvania Society's Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement. Matthews has also been the recipient of the Abraham Lincoln Award given to him by the Union League of Philadelphia. Furthermore, Chris Matthews has won the John F. Kennedy Memorial Award, David Brinkley Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism, and also the Tip O'Neill Irish Diaspora Award.
Chris Matthews has a huge fan following on several of his social media accounts. Matthews’ twitter followers are 675 thousand who keep track of his political views and his personal and professional life. The very talented and renowned, Chris Matthews’ bio can be found on various social media sites like wiki, IMDB, twitter, and more.