Keith Olbermann Bio

(Sports Journalist, Political Commentator, Sportswriter, Author)

Relationship Statistics of Keith Olbermann

What is Keith Olbermann marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): In Relation
Is Keith Olbermann having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Keith Olbermann gay ?: No

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Keith Olbermann is in a relationship. He is dating Katy Tur. She is an anchor at The Weather Channel’s Vortex2 team.

Talking about his past relationship, he was in a beautiful relationship with the American basketball player, Rebecca Lobo back in 1995. They dated each other for a year and broke up in 1996. After a year, he dated the American TV personality, Laura Ingraham for a year and separated in 1997. After that, he stayed single for a long period of time until he met the talented American TV host, Katy Tur. They began dating each other in 2006. Keith was very serious about his relationship and their relationship was not hidden to the media at that time. After being together for over three years, they failed to keep their relationship and they broke up in 2009. After that, he has been single till now. There is no any record of his children and marriage till now.

Who is Keith Olbermann?

Keith Olbermann is an American sports journalist and political commentator. He is also a famous American sportswriter and author. He is best known as the former host of Countdown with Keith Olbermann. He is currently the host of GQ’s political web show The Resistance with Keith Olbermann.

Keith Olbermann: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood

Keith Olbermann was born as Keith Theodore Olbermann on January 27, 1959, in New York City, New York, United States. He is an American by nationality and he is of mixed ethnicity (German, Polish, English, Irish, French).

He is the elder son of Marie Katherine and Theodore Olbermann. His father is a commercial architect and his mother is a preschool teacher. He has a younger sister named Jenna Olbermann. He grew up in Westchester County with his family. He became an author of the book The Major League Coaches when he was 14 years old.

Keith Olbermann: Education History

As a child, Keith attended Hackley School and Farragut Middle School. After completing school education, he attended Cornell University at the age of 16 and graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in Communications Arts in 1979. As a teenager, he was a baseball fan and he often wrote about baseball card-collecting.

Keith Olbermann: Professional Life and Career

Keith began his journalism career at a very young age. During his school days, Olbermann began his broadcasting career as a play-by-play announcer for WHTR. At college, he served as sports director for WVBR, a student-run commercial radio station in Ithaca. After two years of graduation, Keith began his professional career in 1981, working for UPI and the RKO Radio Network. That same year, he was signed by CNN.

During his early days, he covered the 1980 Winter Olympics stories. In the mid-1980s, he became a sportscaster on the old WNEW 1130-AM radio station in New York City. At that time, he worked as a sports anchor at WCVB-TV in Boston and he moved to Los Angeles to work at KTLA and KCBS. During his time in New York City, he was named best sportscaster by the California Associated Press three times and his work there earned him 11 Golden Mike Awards.

Olbermann joined ESPN’s SportsCenter in 1992 and worked there until 1997. After that, he was signed by ESPN2 to help launch the network. He won a Cable ACE AwardBest Sportscaster in 1995. He became the producer and anchor for Fox Sports Net from 1998 to 2001. He also worked as the host for Fox Sports’ coverage of Major League Baseball. In 2003, he became the host of the political commentary program, Countdown with Keith Olbermann on MSNBC and worked on the show until 2011. Currently, Keith is working as the host of GQ’s political web show, The Resistance with Keith Olbermann. He has published several books, including “The Big Show: A Tribute to ESPN’s SportsCenter”.

Keith Olbermann: Salary and Net Worth

Currently, he has an annual salary of 2 million and has an estimated net worth of 35 million dollars.

Keith Olbermann: Rumors and Controversy

There is no any rumor of him dating anyone at the current time. He has been criticized several times for his statements while hosting The Resistance with Keith Olbermann but he has not allowed his statements ruin his image. Despite being criticized several times, he is one of the most desired journalists of the United States.

Keith Olbermann: Description To Body Measurement

Keith has a tall height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs 88 kg. His hair color is salt and pepper and eye color is dark brown. His shoe size is 13.5(US).

Keith Olbermann: Social Media Profile

Keith is active in social media. He uses Facebook and Twitter account. He has over 271.59k followers on his Facebook account and over 958.9k million followers on his Twitter account. He does not use Instagram.

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