John King Height, Weight, Age, Children, Biography, Facts

John King Height, Weight, Age, Children, Biography, Facts
John King Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight 91 kg
Date of Birth August 30, 1963
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Eye Color Blue

John King is an American news anchor and reporter who is well renowned for hosting political discussion programs like State of the Union (2009-2010), Inside Politics (2014-2021), and John King, USA (2010-2012). He has more than 100k followers on Instagram and more than 600k followers on Twitter.

Born Name

John Carlton King

Nick Name

John

John King as seen in 2009
John King as seen in 2009 (Reuben Ingber / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Residence

Washington D.C., United States

Nationality

American

Education

John was a student of Boston Latin School.

He completed his higher education from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism.

Occupation

News Anchor, Reporter

Family

  • Father – Richard King
  • Mother – Joan King

Net Worth

John King’s net worth was $7 million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 10 in or 178 cm

Weight

91 kg or 200.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

John King has dated –

  1. Jean Makie – The CNN correspondent was previously married to Jean Makie and is the father of a son named Noah King and a daughter named Hannah King.
  2. Dana Bash (2008-2012) – John got hitched for the 2nd time to CNN anchor Dana Bash on May 25, 2008. Their marriage produced a son named Jonah Frank King (b. June 28, 2011) before ending in divorce in 2012.
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John King and Dana Bash as seen together in 2009
John King and Dana Bash as seen together in 2009 (Reuben Ingber / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He has Irish ancestry.

Hair Color

Black

However, his hair has turned ‘Gray’ with his advancing age.

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Big nose

John King Favorite Things

  • Place – Cape Cod in Massachusetts
  • TV ShowThe Big Bang Theory

Source – CNN, IMDb

John King seen at the Democratic National Convention in 2008
John King seen at the Democratic National Convention in 2008 (Aranami / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0)

John King Facts

  1. In November 2020, his tireless coverage of the 2020 United States presidential election was lauded by all sections of the news media.
  2. John made the surprise revelation in October 2021 that he has been living with multiple sclerosis since 2008.
  3. He shares a close resemblance to Justin Trudeau, the charming Prime Minister of Canada.

Featured Image by Reuben Ingber / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0

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