John Dickerson is an accomplished American journalist. He is the well-known host of CBS News’ Face the Nation. He is now a reporter for 60 Minutes. He is also the political director of CBS News, the chief reporter for CBS News in Washington, and a political journalist for Slate magazine.
|Real name||John Dickerson|
|Birthdate||July 6, 1968|
|place of birth||Washington D.C.|
|Height||5 feet 11 inches|
|Net worth||$4 million|
Age and early life of John Dickerson
John Dickerson was born in the United States on July 6, 1968 in Washington, DC. His current age is 52 years old. He was raised by Nancy Dickerson (father) and C. Wyatt Dickerson (mother). His mother was also a journalist. He has three sisters: Elizabeth Earls, Ann Pullion and Jane Dickerson, as well as a brother, Michael Dickerson.
His nationality is American and he is of Anglo-Saxon descent. Additionally, John grew up at Merrywood in McLean, Virginia. As for his youth, he excelled in school. In terms of schooling, John excelled in the classroom. In 1987, he enrolled at Sidwell Friends School. Subsequently, he earned his BA in English with honors from the University of Virginia.
John Dickerson height and weight
He is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 61 kilograms. He also has blue eyes and blonde hair.
John Dickerson Net Worth
What is John Dickerson’s net worth? This journalist’s net worth is believed to be approximately $4 million as of August 2023, with a salary of $100,000. In 2013, John landed himself in a scandal after brazenly defending his comment in Slate magazine that President Obama “can only cement his legacy if he destroys the Republican Party.” Later, he justified his comments about the Republican Party. Apart from that, there has been no speculation about his personal or business life.
Time magazine was where John Dickerson began his career. He covered politics for Time magazine during his employment there. Additionally, he has spent the previous four years as a White House reporter. Before joining Face The Nation, John was Slate’s chief political journalist. John previously worked as a political journalist for Slate. Furthermore, he rose to fame after he began hosting Face The Nation in 2009. John was appointed Political Director of CBS News in November 2011. He also appeared every Wednesday on The Al Franken Show on Air America Radio.
Aside from that, he was a frequent guest on NPR’s Day to Day show. Famous broadcasts of him include PBS’s Washington Week, Slate’s Political Gabfest, and a weekly podcast with David Plotz and Emily Bazelon. He took over as host of Face the Nation on June 7, 2015. He also published a book called Whistlestop: My Favorite Stories from Presidential Campaign History. On May 10, 2019, the president of CBS News indicated that John would fill in for the CBS Evening News for one week (week of May 13, 2019) when current anchor Jeff Glor leaves. He has been a reporter for 60 Minutes since May 2019.
Wife and marriage of John Dickerson
Who is John Dickerson’s wife? After courting her for many years, John Dickerson married Anne Dickerson. His wife founded 15 Minutes Group, which specializes in media training, message creation and on-air talent development. They married in September 1995. They also welcomed two lovely children, Brice Dickerson and Nancy Dickerson. The couple has had many wonderful moments together since their wedding and have also been spotted together on multiple occasions.