Jon Scott is married to Sharon Scott. The couple is blessed with four children. One of his sons, Joshua Scott is a graduate of United States Military Academy. Joshua recently returned from Afghanistan after serving there for a year.
So far, Jon is living a peaceful life without any rumors about his personal life and affairs. He always has been secretive towards his personal life and about marriage. So we can say he is enjoying his private personal life so far.
Jon Scott is an American news anchor. Currently, he is the co-host of Happening Now and Fox News Watch for the Fox News channel. He was widely famous for his coverage on the World Trade Attack, as he anchored it in as the fresh news.
Jon Scott: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Jonathan Arthur Scott was born on November 7, 1958, in Denver, Colorado, U.S. However, we are unknown to his parent’s identity. But we know that his brother was fought in Vietnam War as an infantryman. Jon was raised in his hometown. And as of now, we are not familiar with many of his childhood facts and memories.
Jon Scott: Education History
As regards Jon’s academic qualification, he completed his high school education from Denver Lutheran High School. In addition, he is a graduate of the University of Missouri in Journalism.
Jon Scott: Early Professional Life and Career
The start of his professional career was his work for KOMU-TV as a correspondent. During Jon’s long professional career he has worked for various television channels including, WPLG-TV and KUSA-TV which are the subsidiaries of NBC.
He actually came to light as the correspondent for an American reality legal show Dateline NBC on three years career starting from 1992.
Eventually, he joined Fox News in 1966 and has been working there ever since. His most renowned coverage and reports include the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001 and the launch of Operation Iraqi Freedom in CENTCOM. He was the studio anchor for Fox News during the coverage of the death of Osama bin Laden.
Jon also is qualified to pilot the single-engine airplanes. And in 2013 he used his qualification to cover the crash Asian Airlines Flight 214. That is when the viewers recognized him as a multitalented person.
Public recognize his from the various shows including, Happening Now, Fox News Watch, and A Current Affair.
Jon Scott: Lifetime Achievements and Awards
As regards Jon’s awards and achievements, he received an Emmy Award for his outstanding news writing for the program Dateline.
Jon Scott: Salary and Net Worth
So far, there are not any concrete details regarding Jon’s salary and net worth. However, his successful professional career must have given him sufficient amount of wealth.
Jon Scott: Rumors and Controversy
As of now, there are not any rumors about Jon’s personal and professional life.
However, there are some controversial topics relating with Jon. Recently in 2017, his harsh and racist comment, ‘Just an aside to the Muslim community, if you don’t want to be portrayed in a negative light, maybe don’t burn people alive and set off bombs and things like that.’ which he stated on Fox & Friend was highly criticized on the media.
In addition, he was criticized for copying a Republican party press release. The copying was noticed as there was the same typographical error as on the original document. Later, he apologized for the error but didn’t talk about the plagiarism.
Jon Scott: Description of Body Measurement
Jon has gray hair and fair skin. However, many trusted domains are unknown to the details of his actual body measurements.
Jon Scott: Social Media Profile
Jon is active on Facebook and Twitter. He has more than 57K followers on Facebook. In addition, he has more than 42K followers on Twitter.