Hoda Kotb Bio

(Journalist, television personality, actress and TV hos)

Relationship Statistics of Hoda Kotb

What is Hoda Kotb marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Divorce
How many children does Hoda Kotb have ? (name):Two (Haley Joy Kotb and Hope Catherine Kotb)
Is Hoda Kotb having any relationship affair ?: Yes
Is Hoda Kotb lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Hoda Kotb is in a relationship. In January 2015, she said she has been in the relationship with New York financier Joel Schiffman, since the last two years. On Feb 21, 2017, Kotb announced on the Today Show that she had adopted a baby girl named Haley Joy Kotb and on April 16, 2019, she had adopted a baby girl named Hope Catherine Kotb.

Previously, she was married to a  former University of New Orleans tennis coach Burzis Kanga On 3rd of December 2005, but after two years they got divorced and their divorce was finalized on 14th of February 2007.

Who is Hoda Kotb?

Hoda Kotb is an American Journalist, television personality, actress and TV host who is mainly famous for being the co-host of NBC’s Today Show. She is American and is of is of Egyptian descent. She became more popular among the public after winning a Daytime Emmy Award in 2010 as part of the Today Show team.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality

She was born to Egyptian parents, on 9 August 1996, in Norman, Oklahoma, the U.S. Her nationality is American and ethnicity is Egyptian.

Kotb’s mother’s name is Sameha Kotb and father’s name is A.K. Kotb. Her mother serves for the Library of Congress and her father is a former fossil energy specialist. She was raised by her parents in Egypt for a year, as well as in Nigeria. She seems like a single child as there is no information about her siblings.

Hoda Kotb: Education, School/College University

Talking about her educational background, she graduated from Fort Hunt High School in 1982 where she was elected Homecoming Queen and selected to speak at her graduating class.

In the year 1986, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism.

She was the keynote speaker for the Virginia Tech graduation of 2008 and also elected to a three-year term on the Virginia Tech Alumni Association Board of Directors.

Hoda Kotb: Professional Life and Career

Kotb appears for the first time on the fourth hour of the Today Show and also has been a correspondent for Dateline NBC. She also wrote a New York Times Bestselling book, which was released in hardcover in October 2010. Her second book “Ten Years Later” was released in the year 2013.

She also appeared in Martina McBride’s music video through which she was able to earn more fame among people.

She has won Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Morning Program in 2010 and also won News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine.

In March 2007, Kotb underwent surgery for breast cancer and has cured the drastic diseases. Afterward, she became an advocate for breast cancer awareness. After she announced cancer-free, her story was documented by Today Show cameras.

Hoda Kotb: Net Worth ($12 m), Income, Salary

She has a net worth estimated to be $12 million and her salary is unknown.

Hoda Kotb: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

After Hoda Kotb’s Controversial Breastfeeding Comment while hosting a show, breastfeeding mothers across the country were incensed, and shared more breastfeeding photos through social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Being a journalist and television broadcaster, she often used to be on a controversial topic.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Hoda Kotb has a height of 5 feet 9 inches. Her body weighs 72kg. She has Light Brown hair and Dark Brown hair. Her body measurements are 38-30-38 inches. Besides these, her bra size is 36B, dress size is 10 (US) and shoe size is 9.5 (US).

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

Hoda Kotb is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has 1.3 million followers on Instagram, 466.6k followers on Facebook and 1.26 million followers on Twitter.

Also, read the affair, salary, the net worth, controversy, and the bio of Darren McmullenJason DonovanAllison HagendorfCat Deeley, and Kit Hoover.

Photos of Hoda Kotb

Suggest Bio Update