John King Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Education, Career, Salary, Net Worth

John King is a national journalist for CNN headquartered in Washington, D.C. He is also the weekday anchor of Inside Politics, a roundtable political debate show.

John King Biography, Wiki, Age, Birthday

King was born in Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, on August 30, 1963. He is 58 years old right now.

John king Height & Weight

John is around 80 kg (5 feet 10 inches) tall and 1.77 meters tall (176 pounds).

John King Family, Siblings

King is of Irish origin, although the media are still unaware of who his parents and siblings are. He was a small boy when his parents died. His 6 siblings include 2 sisters and 4 brothers, whose names are being looked into.

John King Education

He graduated from Boston Latin School and the University of Rhode Island with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.

John King’s Wife & Children. Are Dana Bash & John King married?

King is now unmarried after two marriages. They had two children together, Noah and Hannah, during his previous marriage to Jean Makie. On May 25, 2008, King wed his second wife, Dana Bash, a fellow CNN anchor. King even went so far as to change his faith from Roman Catholicism to Bash’s religion of Judaism. Jonah, a boy, was blessed upon Bash and King in June 2011. Sadly, the couple filed for divorce in March 2012.

John King Career (CNN)

King began his writing career in 1985 when he joined the Associated Press. The political coverage of the 1992 and 1996 presidential elections was under his direction when he was appointed chief political reporter. From 1999 through 2005, King worked as the senior White House reporter for CNN after joining the network in 1997. King is still employed by CNN as a chief national reporter as of 2005. He served as the Sunday morning news anchor for Inside Politics from 2014 until 2021.

King utilises the Multi-Touch Collaboration Wall as well. They were both highlighted in a Daily Show episode and CNN’s coverage of the 2016 and 2020 US Presidential Elections. He may use it to edit and present different maps and images related to polling and election outcomes.

King launched his new talk program, State of the Union, in 2009 and hosted it until January 31, 2010, when he announced Candy Crowley, senior political correspondent for CNN, would take over. On March 22, 2010, he started presenting a brand-new evening program called “John King, USA.” Sadly, the program was discontinued in the beginning of 2012, with the final episode aired on June 29, 2012. The daily edition of CNN’s morning program Inside Politics is now hosted by King.

John King Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis

Following his Multiple Sclerosis diagnosis on October 19, 2021, King revealed on his program “Inside Politics” that he was immunocompromised. Additionally, he disclosed that he had had a diagnosis for 13 years. It is a condition where the immune system assaults the brain and spinal cord, interfering with brain and body connection.


What is John King’s Salary?

Being the Chief National correspondent for CNN, John earns an average annual salary of $2 million.

John King’s Net Worth

King has an estimated net worth of $7 million which he has earned through his successful career as a News anchor and reporter.

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