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(News Presenter, Correspondent, Reporter)

Margaret Brennan is a host, moderator at Face The Nation. Margaret is married to her husband Yado Yakub and the mother of two boys.

Relationship Facts of Margaret Brennan

Margaret Brennan is married to Yado Yakub.
Margaret Brennan married on April 11, 2015.
💑 Anniversary in 21 days 💑
She is mother of Two(Eamon Brennan Yakub, Malek Murphy Yakub).
Margaret Brennan is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Margaret Brennan?

Margaret Brennan is a married woman. She married her longtime boyfriend, ‎Yado Yakub on 11th April 2015.

She revealed that she was pregnant with her husband on April 30, 2018, when she came on the show, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

She gave birth to her baby boy named Eamon Brennan Yakub on 11th September 2018. The couple’s second son Malek Murphy Yakub was born in June 2021.

Who is Margaret Brennan?

Margaret Brennan is a news presenter, correspondent, and reporter who hails from America.

She gained a lot of popularity and fame for her work as a journalist on CBS News. She is currently working as the senior foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News.

Margaret Brennan: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Brennan was born in Stamford, Connecticut, the U.S. on 9 March 26, 1980. She is of American nationality whilst her ethnic background is Irish American.

She spent her early life under the tutelage of her father, Edward Brennan, and mother, Jane Brennan.

During her childhood, she developed a keen interest in dancing. Unfortunately, her dancing career ended after getting injured when she was 18.

Margaret Brennan
Caption: Margaret Brennan and Yado Yakub (source: New York times)


Reflecting on her education and qualifications, she completed her earlier education at the Convent of the Sacred Heart in Greenwich.

Later on, she joined the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, and graduated with a B.A. in Foreign Affairs and Middle East Studies with a minor in the Arabic language.

Margaret Brennan: Career, Profession

Brennan started her career working as a producer at CNBC in 2002 for financial news. She also contributed to NBC’s Today as well as NBC Nightly News.

She worked as the Assignment Reporter for CNBC. Later on, she left CNBC in 2009 and entered as the anchor on Bloomberg Television. After that, she joined as a state department correspondent at CBS News in 2012.

In her career, she has worked with an American financial journalist named Louis Rukeyser.

She was capable enough to interview reputed personalities such as Christine Lagarde, George Soros, Tony Blair, George Bush, Colin Powell, and Brian Cowen.

Currently, she is working as the senior foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News.

Margaret Brennan: Salary, Net Worth

As of 2022, her estimated net worth is $5 million and her salary is $300k.

Margaret Brennan: Rumors, Controversy

Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding her personal and professional life.

It seems she is doing her best job without harming others and has been a straight person in her life, for which she has not been in any controversy yet.

Margaret Brennan: Height, Weight

Margaret Brennan has a well-maintained body figure.

She has fair skin, she stands at a height of 5 feet and 6 inches and weighs just 56 kg.

Her body measurement is 34-25-35 inches. Also, she has black eyes and dark brown hair.

Social Media

Margaret is quite active on social media like Instagram and Twitter.

She has more than 7k followers on Instagram and 75.8k followers on Twitter. Unfortunately, she is not active on Facebook as of now.


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Where is Margaret Brennan today?

  • He resides in Washington DC with her family.