American journalist Tanja Babich is best recognized as an anchor of ABC 7 Chicago's Eyewitness News. She first joined the station in January 2014, serving as a general assignment reporter and contributing anchor.
Before joining Eyewitness, Tanja initially gave an interviewed to become an intelligence officer. But a city official suggested her to try her career in broadcasting. Initially, Tanja made her way to the journalism career juggling the morning news reporting and hosting the market's only weekday morning talk show.
Eventually, Tanja landed on Syracuse, New York's top-rated morning newscast, WYSR-TV as an anchor.
In her journalism career, her highlights reporting includes Pope Francis' first visit to the U.S. in New York and Philadelphia and the Chicago area, former President Obama's inauguration in 2009, and labor unions across New York State in the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme.
Because of excellent works, Tanja's career soon led her to in achieving life goals. Presently, Tanja earns an average estimated salary of $87K.
Engaged To Married, Wedding Details! Pregnant With Baby?
Tanja is happily married to her husband, Paul. However, Tanja has missed mentioning how and where she met her husband.
But that changed after she got engaged to her now-husband, Paul on 2 May 2018. Ever since then, Tanja has never missed a chance to share little news about her love life.
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After getting engaged to her fiance, the couple celebrated their engagement night at Rick's Cafe Casablanca in Morocco. After a month, Tanja walked down the aisle and exchanged her wedding vows with her husband on 8 July 2018.
Tanja Babich shares her wedding picture on 15 July 2018 (Photo: Tanja Babich's Facebook)
Getting hitched with love of life was a dream come true, and Tanja was more than delighted to live the dream with her husband.
Whether this marriage is her second or first is not known, but Tanja is a mother of two beautiful babies, Adelaide and Lorelei, whose father is hidden from the media.
However, now, she has not only got a loving husband but also found a proud father for her two babies.
Moreover, to shower herself and her husband with more happiness, Tanja revealed that she was pregnant as she flaunted her baby bump on 19 December 2018.
Tanja finally welcomed her third baby, Josephine Emily, on 22 May 2019. Now, she lives her happy life in a family of five members in Chicago.
Tanja Babich's Bio
Born in 1980, Tanja Babich celebrates her birthday on 29 June every year. She, alongside her sister Emily, grew up with a family of diverse background.
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As the daughter of a Chilean mother and Serbian father, Tanja is fluent in French and speaks conversational Spanish and Serbian.
While talking about her education, Tanja, who stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 meters), graduated from Cornell University. After that, Tanja applied for Northwestern University's prestigious journalism program.
Now, Tanja holds a Master's Degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Government from Cornell University.