American news anchor
Facts of John Berman
|Date of Birth||March 21, 1972|
|Birth Country||Carlisle, MA, United States|
|Net worth||$5 Million|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Education||Harvard University, Phillips Academy|
|TV Show||New Day|
American news anchor John Berman grabbed the limelight when he headed up to cover the tragic shooting incident that happened in Colorado-based Columbine school. He also gained the attention of millions while interviewing live with former U.S. president, Barack Obama about the September 11 attacks.
Berman was born on 21st March 1972 in Carlisle, Massachusetts, United States. He grew up in a Jewish faith as his parents hail from Sephardic Jewish descent. Moreover, he holds American citizenship.
Before becoming a journalist, Berman attended Phillips Academy Andover, a university-preparatory school from 1986 to 1990. He then enrolled at Harvard University for high studies in 1991. Five years later, he graduated with summa cum laude and earned a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Social Studies degree.
Salary & Net Worth
John Berman started his journalism career as a correspondent for ABC News in November 1995. After working for more than one and a half-decade, he became a news anchor at CNN in June 2012. He is currently appearing a co-anchor for CNN’s news programs, including New Day alongside Alisyn Camerota, Anderson Cooper 360°, Cuomo Prime Time, etc.
New York-based news anchor, Berman maintains a net worth of $5 Million as of 2020. He is earning a substantial sum of fortune from his profession. On a similar hand, a CNN anchor garners $58,964 annually, which might be familiar to Berman’s per year remuneration.
Back in 2015, Berman made his appearance on a TV-reality game show, Jeopardy!, where he competed with Mo Rocca and Wendi MclEndon-Covey. Eventually, he won the reality contest worth $50,000 and delivered the winning amount for the charitable fund. Also, read about Christi Paul‘s net worth and status.
The 48-year-old journalist, John is in a joyful matrimonial relationship with his college sweetheart, Kerry Voss. The couple had their first encounter while studying at Harvard University during the mid-1990s, but they did not interact at that time. The duo finally had a conversation during a drag show in the university as they were members of Hasty Pudding Theatricals.
After graduating from the university, the pair stayed in a longtime relationship till John decided to propose to Kerry for marriage in 2000. Nevertheless, his planning for the proposal was postponed due to George W. Bush’s Presidential Election campaign. He then proposed to her after the campaign was over and they got engaged soon after Kerry said, “yes” to him.
The couple then walked down the aisle on 20th July 2001 in a low-key ceremony. During their nuptial, Berman gifted her a precious diamond wedding band. Since then, they have been together for more than one and a half-decade. They also completed their 18th wedding anniversary in 2019 and are going to cherish their 19th anniversary in 2020.
The longtime marital partners welcomed two identical sons in 2007. Their children are fond of playing soccer and baseball as well. They are raising their fraternity twins in their $1 Million house in Armonk, New York, which they bought for $975,000.
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