Don Lemon is a CNN correspondant and hosts his own show 'CNN Tonight with Don Lemon'. Don is engaged to his boyfriend, Tim Malone.
Facts of Don Lemon
|Full Name:||Don Lemon|
|Age:||54 years 8 months|
|Birth Date:||March 01, 1966|
|Birth Place:||Louisiana, USA|
|Net Worth:||$ 3 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed(African-American and French)|
|Father's Name:||Mr. Richardson|
|Mother's Name:||Katherine Clark|
|Education:||Brooklyn College in Broadcast Journalism|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
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Most people would think if you're the prime news anchor, then you should sort of be this Edward R. Murrow, Clark Kent guy with the family and 2.5 kids - or the perky, cute yet smart Katie Couric.
In order to be transparent, you really have to be completely honest and open, so that's how I've lived my life, and that's where I am now. I am completely transparent. There's nothing that you can't ask me and nothing I won't talk about.
When you are the first of anything, there is a bigger responsibility put on you.
Relationship Statistics of Don Lemon
|What is Don Lemon marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|Is Don Lemon having any relationship affair ?:||Yes|
|Is Don Lemon gay ?:||Yes|
More about the relationship
Don Lemon is now engaged with his boyfriend Tim Malone in April 2019. Tim is a Real estate agent.
In New Year 2018, he kissed his boyfriend Tim, in front of his co-anchor, Brooke Baldwin which was shared on Twitter. The couple is living happily together.
He revealed he was gay after he touched 30 and said how he suffered sexual abuse as a child.
Who is Don Lemon?
Don Lemon is an American news anchor and journalist. He is known for hosting the program ‘CNN Tonight‘ and his work on NBC and MSNBC.
Don Lemon: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Don Lemon was born on March 1, 1966, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana to Mr. Richardson and Katherine Clark. He has two sisters Yma and Leisa.
He was raised along with his sisters in West Baton Rouge and Port Allen. Lemon lived with mother and grandmother till 1976. Later his mother got married to Lemon’s step-father.
Don is an American by Nationality. He holds a mixed ethnicity of African-American and French as his parents belong to different descent.
He completed his high school education from Baker High School. In 1984, Don enrolled at Louisiana State University. He did not complete his studies.
In 1996 he graduated from Brooklyn College in Broadcast Journalism.
Don Lemon: Professional Life, and Career
Don Lemon started working when he was in college, he served as a news assistant on Channel 5 in New York City.
After graduation, he started to work as a professional anchor for WBRC in Birmingham, Alabama, and WCAU in Philadelphia. Then he started working as an anchor and investigative reporter for KTVI St. Louis. He also worked as an anchor for WBRC Birmingham, Alabama.
After onwards he started working for NBC News as a correspondent for Today and anchored on Weekend Today and MSNBC. After gaining all the knowledge and being skilled, he was hired at CNN in September 2006.
Besides his television personality, he is also an author who has recently published a book about his life. His book was titled Transparent which includes a discussion of his hard time in childhood.
Don Lemon: Awards and Honors
He has won an Emmy award for his report on Chicago’s real estate market and Edward R. Murrow for the coverage of the D.C. area sniper capture. He was also honored by Ebony Magazine by listing him in their list of one of the 150 most influential African-Americans.
Net Worth, Salary
This journalist has an estimated net worth of $3 million. But his salary is not disclosed.
Don Lemon: Controversy, Rumors
He was highly criticized for his work on CNN as he is outspoken which does hurt the other person sometimes.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Moving towards Don Lemon’s body measurements, he has a height of 5 Feet 6 Inches with an average weight. He has dark hair and eyes.
One of the popular television hosts, Don has more than 707k followers on Facebook, 260k followers on Instagram and he has 815 k followers on Twitter.