The American Journalist Hoda Kotb Net worth, Wiki, Relationship

The American Journalist Hoda Kotb Net worth, Wiki, Relationship

Hoda Kotb is a broadcast journalist, television personality, and novelist who is Egyptian-American. She is a key co-anchor on NBC’s morning news programme “Today” and a former correspondent on “Dateline NBC,” NBC’s television news magazine program. Scroll down to find more about Hoda Kotb net worth, wiki, parents, siblings, relationship, marriage, nationality, religion, childhood, education and career.

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Hoda Kotb Net Worth, Wiki, Parents, Siblings, Childhood, Age,  Nationality and Education

Kotb was born in Norman, Oklahoma, on August 9, 1964. Sameha and Abdel Kader Kotb, her parents, are Egyptians. Hala, her sister, and Adel, her brother, are her siblings. Hoda mother work at the Library of Congress, and her father, who die in 1986 at the age of 51, was a fossil energy specialist. Hoda Kotb is 57 years old as of today’s date December 2021. Her height is 1.75 m tall, and her weight is 55 kg.

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Hoda Kotb is with her parents sources: Instagram

She was chosen to speak at her graduating class’s baccalaureate service and graduate from Fort Hunt High School in 1982 as the homecoming queen. In college, Kotb attended Virginia Tech and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism in 1986.

Hoda Kotb’s professional life began in a unique way.

Kotb began her career at CBS, working for a Greenville, Mississippi-based affiliate station. She worked as a reporter for ABC in Moline, Illinois in the 1980s, and then for CBS as a weekend anchor and reporter from 1989 to 1991. She also served as an anchor and reporter for CBS station WWL in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Kotb joined NBC News in April 1998 as a correspondent for all of the NBC News platforms as well as the weekly television newsmagazine “Dateline NBC.” She became the inaugural host of the first fourth-hour morning of the news and chat morning television show, “Today,” which aired at 10 a.m. in September 2007, and was later joine by co-host Kathie Lee Gifford in April 2008. In January 2018, Kotb and Savannah Guthrie were designate co-anchors of “Today.” Due to sexual harassment allegations, her former co-anchor Matt Lauer was fire.

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Hoda Kotb is her big smile sources: Instagrm

Kotb has written many books, including “Hoda: How I Survive War Zones, Bad Hair, Cancer, and Kathie Lee,” which was release in October 2010 by the New York Times. On January 15, 2013, she launched her second book, “Ten Years Later: People Who Overcame Adversity and Transformed Their Lives,”

What is the name of Hoda Kotb’s husband? Is she the mother of children?

Burzis Kanga, a former tennis instructor at The University of Orleans, married her in 2005, but the pair split in 2008. Breast cancer was discover in Kotb. She got surgery in 2007. Cameras from the Today Show were allowe to follow her throughout her cancer treatment. Her cancer journey was feature on the Today Show.

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Hoda Kotb is with her kids sources: Instragram

She revealed in 2015 that she had been dating affluent American financier Joel Schiffman for the past two years. He works with Janus Capital Group as a vice president. Hoda was unable to conceive due to her breast cancer. So, in February 2017, Hoda and Joel adopted a baby girl name Haley Joy Kotb.

How much money does Hoda Kotb have? Is she a millionaire or a billionaire?

As of today, 2021, she is project to have a net worth of $30 million. In her career as a broadcast journalist, Kotb has won numerous accolades, including her first “Gracie Awards” in 2003 and 2008, the “Edward R. Murrow Award,” the “Peabody Award” in 2006, the “Webby Award” in 2015, and a “Daytime Emmy Award” for Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host in 2019.

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