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Brit Hume Wiki, Married, Wife, Divorce, Salary and Net Worth

Date: 21 May, 2017

Brit Hume Wiki, Married, Wife, Divorce, Salary and Net Worth

Brit Hume is a legendary figure in the world of journalism. He was born in the year 1943 on 22nd of June. His age is 73 at this time. He was born in a place called Washington D. C. which lies in the United States of America. He belongs to the nationality American. He is a highly tall man as his height is 6 feet 4 inches.

The names of his parents are George Graham Hume and Virginia Powell Hume. His father was of Scottish descent and hence it can be said that his ethnicity is mixed. He went to a school called St. Albans School for his early education. After that, he moved to the University of Virginia. From there he got his Bachelor of Arts degree in the field of English. He got this level in the year 1965.

Taking a deep look into his personal life, he is a happily married man. However, he has been married and divorced too. He was married to his first wife named as Clare Jacobs Stoner, but sadly their relationship did not last long. The couple started having some serious confusions and troubles with their relationship, and it was soon over after a divorce. He moved on and married Kim Schiller Hume then.

Kim is a huge journalism figure too as she was Fox News vice president and also a former Washington Bureau Chief. He has children too. Their names are Sandy Hume, Louis Hume, and Virginia Hume. His son Sandy is also in the journalism field as he is a reporter and a journalist for The Hill.

He has already won the mega awards. In the year 1991, he won the mighty Emmy Award for his impressive coverage work of the Gulf War. This award gave him a lot of courage to thrive more with his career. He also won American Journalism Review Best in the Business award for his fantastic White House Coverage. He won this award not only once but twice in his career. He was also awarded Sol Taishoff Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalist. He won this one in the year 2003.  

He started his career by working for The Hartford Times. After working at this huge newspaper company, he moved on to another paper company called United Press International. He also used to work for Baltimore Evening Sun. Later on, he used to work for a syndicated columnist named as Jack Anderson.

He joined ABC News in 1973. He used to work for ABC News as a consultant at first. After few years, he moved on to become a correspondent. He used to cover the U.S House of Representative. He also included U.S. Senate, and he did so for a long 11 years. His documentary called Close-Up won him his first Academy Award nomination. He also served at another huge network called Fox News.

His salary is 200 thousand dollars, and his net worth is 4 million dollars. His religion is Christianity. He has not had any facelift ever. Wiki sites have details of his biography and shows.