John King CNN's chief national correspondent and news anchor. John is a divorced man. Previously, he was married to Dana Bash.
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John King is currently divorced.
John’s second wife
He was married to CNN anchor Dana Bash on May 25, 2008 after a year-long dating. Their first child Jonah Frank King born in June 2011. The couple got separated and divorced in March 2012. The cause of this divorce not known. However, they continue to co-parent their child.
However, they divorced. In 2008, John King got married to CNN anchor Dana Bash after a year-long dating. Their first child Jonah Frank King arrived in 2011. The couple got separated and divorced in 2012. The cause of their separation is not known. However, they continue to co-parent their child.
John King had married Jean Makie. They have two children together; son Noah King and daughter Hannah King. However, they divorced.
Talking about the early life he was born on August 30, 1963. He experienced his childhood in Dorchester, Massachusetts, the U.S. He belongs of American nationality and Irish ethnicity. There is no information about his parents.
As per his education, he attended Boston Latin School. He attended Harrington School of Communication where he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and he earned Media at the University of Rhode Island.
John King: Career, Awards
In 1985, John King gave a start to his career as a writer for Associated Press. In the 1992 and 1996 presidential elections, he was named chief political correspondent and headed the AP’s political coverage.
He joined CNN in 1997 and from 1999 to 2005 he was the senior White House correspondent. In 2015, he was announced as CNN’s chief national correspondent. Then he started anchoring the show called Inside Politics.
He frequently appears in shows like The Situation Room and Anderson Cooper 360° as an anchor. He also uses Multi-Touch Collaboration Wall, nicknamed the Magic Map or Magic Wall. John and ‘Magic Map both were featured in the Daily Show segment.
After his career days were going well he started a talk show called the State of the Union, which replaced CNN’s Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer. He announced that CNN’s senior political reporter, Candy Crowley, would replace him as a host on January 31, 2010.
On March 22, 2010, he started to host his show called John King, USA. One of the unforgettable dates for the American people is May 2, 2011, it was the date when Osama bin Laden was dead, and John King was the one who confirmed that.
Before the South Carolina Primary on January 19, 2012, he moderated a Republican Presidential debate. King was the first to erroneously report that the suspect in the bombing at the Boston Marathon had been arrested and was a dark-skinned male.
He has a successful career and he has a net worth of $7 million as of 2022, but there is no information about his salary.
John King: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal
Talking about the rumors and controversy, there was news that the CNN anchor John King is pushed out as a political dynamo.
Besides this, there are no such rumors and controversies related to him.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Moving towards his body measurements, he has Blue eyes and blond hair. He has a height of 6 feet 3 inches tall But his weight and other body measurements are unavailable.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
One of the popular journalists John King is active on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. He has more than 38.7 k followers on Instagram, more than 313 k followers on Twitter, and more than 69.2 k followers on Facebook.