American Journalist Howie Carr writes three columns for Boston Herald a week and additionally on weekdays he hosts, The Howie Carr Show. In addition to his work as journalist and radio host, he is also famous as an author and an actor and has inspired massive people with his writings and personality.
Howie Carr Bio And His Professional Career
Born on 17 January 1952, to his family Frances Stokes Sutton and Howard Louis Carr Sr. (1905-2008), Howie Carr hails from Portland, Maine.
Howie was the bureau chief of Boston Herald American in the Boston City Hall from 1980 to 1981, and later, he worked as State House bureau chief. In 1985, he won National Magazine Award for his essays and criticisms.
In 2002, Superior Court Judge Ernest Murphy ordered lawsuit against Boston Herald and Howard for their controversial report on Murphy for the 14 years old rape victim.
They reported that Ernest said the girl could go through her life as a victim and she must get over it. Ernest won the case and was granted $2.09 million payment.
In November 2014, he left Entercom Communications and started his network called Howie Carr Radio Network. Howie even hosted a radio talk show called The Howie Carr Show throughout central and northern New England.
In August 2016, his show syndicated Newsmax cable television channel. He also worked on Boston television stations; WRKO, WGBH, and WLVI.
In 2007, he dealt with radio station WTKK. He was offered a five-year deal that could earn him a salary of $7 million making him highest-paid radio host. He then worked as a radio host in Entercom Communications.
Howie has also published a book named Kennedy Babylon on March 21, 2017. Before that, he had already written books like The Brothers Bulger: How They Terrorized and Corrupted Boston for a Quarter Century (2006), and Hard Knocks (2012)
Judging by the likes of his achievements and fame in the market, Howie sure does have a humongous net worth.
Howie Carr Married Life
He first married with a retired librarian, Ellen M. Gilliam and in 1981, gave birth to his daughter Suzanna Carr. In 1983, he gave birth to his second daughter Frances Carr. However, he could not maintain a long relationship with Ellen as they eventually ended breaking up their bonds.
In 1993, he married his second wife, Kathy Stimpson and moved to Wellesley, Massachusetts. With Kathy, he welcomed three children: Charlotte Carr (1994), Carolyn Carr (1994) and Christina Carr (1996). His three children’s were his daughters, and he was proud of them.
However on August 17, 1998, as per NewYork Dailynews, American radio host Don Imus claimed that his wife, Kathy had an affair with a boxer, Riddick Bowe and had sex together. Kathy then went to the lawyer, Alan Dershowitz and reached an undisclosed settlement.
On December 6, 2016, his daughter Charlotte was with American president Donald Trump when she went for NYC summer internship with Trump organization.
Howie's daughter Charlotte with American President, Donald Trump on 22 December 2016 (Photo Credit: Howie Carr's Twitter)