American journalist Jose Diaz-Balart popularity is on a high level due to his outstanding passion towards his work. He has succeeded to reach the soaring heights in the journalism field and has contributed for more than two decades.
Not only has he has received two Emmy awards while working at WTVJ-TV but also name and respect for his dedicated and commendable work. As praiseworthy Jose's contributions to journalism are, his role as a husband and a father is equally admirable.
Jose Diaz-Balart Family Life
Jose Balart has been married to his wife (whose identity remains a secret) for over 17 years. The couple got married in 2000 and is blessed with two daughters aged 10 and 13 years.
Though there is limited information shared about the Cuban-American television presenter, pictures of his wife and children can be often witnessed in the on his social media sites.
On 9 July 2017, Jose shared a snapshot of his wife and children on Instagram while on a vacation with his family in Italy.
Jose Diaz-Balart family wife and two daughters during the family vacation in Rome (Photo: Jose's Instagram)
Though Jose keeps his family details away and never talks in details about them, he likes to share his love for children through social media frequently. It is also often witnessed that he often takes his family for the vacation through his pictures.
Short Bio On Jose Diaz-Balart
Cuban-American native Jose Diaz-Balart was born on 7 November 1960. In his family, his father is a former politician. He grew up in a family with three brothers; Rafael Diaz-Balart, Mario Diaz-Balart, and Lincoln Diaz-Balart where his father was a politician.
Regarding his education, he completed his graduation from New College in Sarasota and the University of Cambridge. After completing graduation, he began his career in Journalism in 1984. His family background is related to politics, but Jose decided to go with journalism.
Likewise, his passion for journalism is so much that he is the only journalist who has presented the news of two national television channels in Spanish and English on the same day. During his career, he was acknowledged with numerous awards for his work such as George Foster Peabody Award, Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Award and many more.
He is the first Cuban-American who host network news program and became anchor for the CBS News show This Morning in 1996. He was named as best anchor three times by Media 100. Likewise, he was named with 100 most influential people in the U.S by Hispanic Business Magazine. Later on, he joined MSNBC known as MSNBC Live with Jose Diaz-Balart in 2011.
Jose is an award-winning host and put tremendous effort into becoming the man of his dreams. More about his salary he seems to be earning a hefty amount of earnings. Television anchorman Jose who has an estimated accumulated net worth of $ 5 million.