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Wolf Isaac Blitzer AKA Wolf Blitzer was born on 22nd March 1948 in Augsburg, Germany which makes Wolf Blitzer age of 69 years old. He grew up in Buffalo, New York. He is the son of Cesia Blitzer, a homemaker and David Blitzer, a home builder. Wolf Blitzer family was Jewish refugees from Auschwitz, Poland and Holocaust survivors. As per Wolf Blitzer bio, he got his high school education from Kenmore west Senior High School and graduated his bachelor’s degree in arts from the State University of New York at Buffalo majoring in history in the year 1970. Later, he received his master’s degree of arts from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies in 1972 majoring in international studies. While at Hopkins, he studied abroad at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and learnt Hebrew.
By profession, he is a veteran political anchor in CNN. He began his career in journalism in the early 1970s from the Tel Aviv bureau of the Reuters news agency. In the year 1973, he started working as a Washington correspondent for the English language Israeli newspaper. Till 1990, he worked with the Jerusalem and covered both American politics and development in the Middle East. In May 1990, he was hired in CNN and began serving as the cable network’s military affairs reporter. He worked for a month in Moscow in 1991 and was one of the first Western reporters to visit KGB headquarters. In 1992, he became white house correspondent in CNN. He received an Emmy Award for his coverage of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing. In 1998, he hosted the CNN Sunday morning interview program Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer. He covered the presidential election in the year 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016. Since August 2005, he hosted a two hour afternoon and early evening program The Situation Room in CNN. In 2013, he anchored the show CNN Newsroom till 2014. In 1985, he published his first book named Between Washington and Jerusalem.
Married and children : Who is Wolf Blitzer wife?
Talking about his personal life, Wolf Blitzer got married with Lynn Greenfield in 1973. The bonding between the couple is so strong that they have already completed 44 years of their life together. There were various ups and downs in life but they stayed together and kept holding each other’s hand. Few years back, there were various rumors about their separation but later the couple confessed that everything is good between them. Wolf Blitzer wife is a reputed gardener. So, she is almost out from the media. The couple is sometimes seen during functions and dinner together. After marriage, she gave birth to a beautiful daughter named Ilana Blitzer Gendelman.