» Who is a Wolf Blitzer?

Posted On: Apr 4, 2013
Born on March 22, 1948 Wolf Blitzer is an American Journalist and a news anchor. Apart from which, he has been working for CNN as a reporter for more than twenty years now. Blitzer hosts The Situation Room at present. He delivers the important political news on his show. The viewers can watch him live on his show. He was born to Cesia Blitzer and her husband David Blitzer. He was born in Germany but was brought up in New York. His parents raised him Jewish. His real name is Wolf Isaac Blitzer. He went to Kenmore West Senior High School and did his Masters from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.

Blitzer is known for his trademark beard. The man is blessed with a great personality. He stands tall at five feet and eight inches tall. He has won several awards during his lifetime. He has won Emmy award for covering Oklahoma City Bombing and a number of other esteemed awards. He said that he always had a deep interest with history, politics and world affairs. Thus, he decided to major in American history and went on to become a journalist.

To talk about his family biography, Blitzer has three members all together. He married his wife Lynn Greenfield in 1973. The couples have survived their marriage for forty years now. So, he is unarguably one of the loyal and a family man. They have a beautiful together. His daughter’s name is Ilana Blitzer who was born on 1981. They live in Maryland.

Interesting trivia about wolf is that he has a net worth of $16 million and that he earns an annual salary of $2 million. It’s all his hard earned fortune. He has worked as a reporter, talk show host and journalist to build all of that net worth. And in one of his interviews, he mentioned that he has been doing the same work for over thirty years and still enjoys every bit of it. Apart from that, Blitzer also favors Republicans.