John Stossel Biography

(Television personality, Author, Libertarian expert)

John Stossel is an American consumer television personality, author, and libertarian pundit. He is known for his career on both ABC News and Fox Business Channel.

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John Stossel, an American media personality, is currently married to Ellen Abrams. He and his wife are living a happy life in The Beresford, New York City.

He married Ellen Abrams after spending a certain period of time in an open relationship. They have two children Lauren Stossel and Max Stossel as a sign of their marital relationship. With the help of social media, fans got to know that there is no sign of divorce in the coming days.

Talking about the past relationships of John Stossel, there is no information about the previous love life of John Stossel through any media.

Relationship Facts of John Stossel

  • John Stossel is married to Ellen Abrams.
  • He is father of Two (Max Stossel, Lauren Stossel).
  • John Stossel is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is John Stossel?

John Stossel is an American consumer television personality, author, and libertarian expert. John Stossel is immensely famous for being a Co-anchor at ABC’s primetime news magazine show, ’20/20′.

Also, he is currently working for Fox Business Network (FBN) as a Libertarian expert who provides signature libertarian analysis.

John Stossel: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

John was born to German parents in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, on March 6, 1947. He was raised by his father and mother who moved to the USA. He has an elder brother.

John was brought up in Chicago as a Protestant and as a son of a Congregationalist church member. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is Jewish.

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Talking about the educational background of John Stossel, he attended New Trier High School and mentioned that his brother was a true and honest student with a lot of energy to study.

John did not want to go to school because he was fed up with his days in school. So, he was denied acceptance to the University of Chicago’s School of Hospital Management and started to work.

He is a graduate of Princeton University majoring in Psychology.

John Stossel: Career, Salary, and Net Worth

John Stossel initiated his career as a newsroom gofer, researcher, and writer for the company ‘KGW-TV’ in Portland, Oregon which was followed by his work as a consumer editor for “Good Morning America”. Then, he was hired by ‘WCBS-TV’ in New York City to work as a reporter.

This was his first significant job. In 1981, he was offered to work as a correspondent for ‘20/20‘, and fortunately, he joined ‘ABC NEWS’ which turned out to be his breakthrough. He brought immense success to the show and got the opportunity to appear in some of the popular shows ‘Americans today”, “Sick in America, ‘Stupid in America, etc.

After years of experience in ‘ABC NEWS’, he moved to ‘Fox Business Network’ in 2009 to work as a Libertarian Pundit who provides signature libertarian analysis. He is still working at FBN and contributing to the best of his knowledge and talent.

With the help of his talents and appearances, he has won 19 ‘Emmy Awards’ and has been honored five times for excellence in consumer reporting by the National Press Club. He has a net worth of $4 million as of 2022, but his salary is unknown.

John Stossel: Rumors and Controversy

Stossel is the name that comes along with a title of controversy. The critics always talk about John Stossel being dumb or dishonest. There are many controversies relevant to the professional life of John Stossel.

Controversies like ‘Organic vegetables’, ‘Frederick K. C. Price’, ‘Sick Sob Stories’, ‘Global warming’, ‘David Schultz incident’.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

John Stossel has a height of 5 feet and 11 inches. His weight is not known. He has brown hair and hazel eyes.

Social Media Profile

John is active on social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Youtube. He has around 976.7 K followers on Twitter.

He has 1.1 M followers on Facebook. His Instagram account has 101k fans and he has over 50k subscriptions.

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