Elizabeth Vargas is a well-known American television journalist who is known best for her work as an anchor in ABC News. Elizabeth Anne Vargas was born on 6th September 1962 in Paterson, New Jersey, U.S. She was born to father Rafael Vargas and mother Anne Vargas. Her father is a Puerto Rican colonel who worked in the U.S Army while her mother is an Irish-American. Elizabeth Vargas attended the University of Missouri based in Columbia from where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Career Net Worth and Salary: What is Elizabeth Vargas net worth?
Elizabeth Vargas began her professional career as a journalist by working at WBBM-TV based in Illinois. Then in 1993, Vargas went on to work for NBC News. She was seen in Good Morning America as a newsreader. She then became primetime magazine show correspondent in 1997. Eventually, she also went on to work for WNT Sunday as an anchor. Elizabeth went on to work for 20/20 as an anchor in 2004. She was the first national evening news anchor of Puerto Rican and Irish-American heritage. Her coverage of Elian Gonzalez story went on to win an Emmy.
Elizabeth Vargas wiki shows that she had also filled in for Peter Jennings on World News Tonight. After Jennings died of lung cancer she went on to become the co-anchor of the show in 2005. While there she went on to cover after Bob Woodruff's injury in Iraq. She resigned from WNT in 2006. She later revealed that she resigned because her doctors had asked her to take some time off from her busy schedule. She returned to work for 20/20 as a co-anchor in late 2006. Elizabeth became the primary host of ABC News specials. Since then she has been working for ABC and has been doing exceptionally well. She has been a true inspiration to young and aspiring journalists. In the show, she has also talked about her addiction to alcohol and has been quite open about it in other areas. Elizabeth Vargas net worth is estimated to be $3.6 million as per various sources. Elizabeth Vargas net worth is known to have been amassed from her remarkable work in ABC News.
Personal Life: Who is Elizabeth Vargas married to?
Elizabeth Vargas affair history shows that she was not in any significant relationship before she got married. Elizabeth Vargas affair with Marc began long before their marriage. Elizabeth Vargas married singer and songwriter Marc Cohn on 20th June 2002. Elizabeth Vargas children with Marc Cohn are sons Zachary Raphael Cohn and Samuel Waytt Cohn. Elizabeth Vargas divorce with Cohn took place in August 2014 which was after twelve years of marriage. Elizabeth Vargas divorce was a huge fiasco for the paparazzi. Elizabeth Vargas children are currently living with her in Chicago.
Height and Weight: How tall is Elizabeth Vargas?
At present Elizabeth Vargas is 55 years old and stands tall with average height, weighs 58 kgs. She has a body measurement of 36-32-38 inches from the breast waist to hips. She has perfectly maintained her body even after having two kids.
Wiki and Facts
Elizabeth Vargas revealed that she was an alcoholic and got admitted to rehab for the second time. Elizabeth Vargas has written a memoir titled Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction which was released in 2016 and became a New York Times and USA Today’s best seller. She was introduced to Transcendental Meditation in 2014. Elizabeth Vargas wiki and details are available on various social media accounts that she is active in like twitter where she has more than 336 thousand fans. Elizabeth Vargas bio can be found on numerous social media sites like Wikipedia and IMDB.