Quick Facts of Elizabeth Anne Vargas
- Full NameElizabeth Anne Vargas
- Net Worth$6 million
- Date of Birth06 September, 1962
- Marital Status Single
- BirthplacePaterson, New Jersey, U.S.
- Ethnicity White
- Nationality American
- Active Year1993–present
- Eye colour Brown
- Hair colour Brown
- SpouseMarc Cohn (2002–2014)
- Height5 feet 10 inch
- Body Measurement36-32-28 inches
- EducationBachelor's Degree in journalism from the University of Columbia.
- Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
Emmy Award-winning American television personality, Elizabeth Vargas is widely known for being lead investigative reporter/documentary anchor for A&E Networks. After being an anchor of ABC’s 20/20 television news magazine and ABC News specials for the past 14 years, she began her new position in 2018.
Although Elizabeth Vargas has a set up good example from her victorious profession, her personal life is messed. She tied a knot with her longterm boyfriend turned husband Marc Cohn. Sadly, their relationship ended in 2014. If you are interested to know the reason behind Marc and Elizabeth’s divorce, read this article till the end.
Who is Elizabeth Vargas? Know her Bio & Wiki
Elizabeth Vargas is an American Journalist who serves at A&E networks. Elizabeth Vargas was born as Elizabeth Anne Vargason September 6, 1962, in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Vargas holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Vargas was born to a Puerto Rican father, Rafael “Ralf” Vargas, a U.S. colonel army, and Anne Vargas, an Irish – American mother. She spent her youth moving in Germany and Belgium from post to post. Additionally, Vargas graduated from the University of Missouri in Columbia with a bachelor’s degree in journalism, where she made her debut broadcast as an NBC affiliate reporter/anchor for KOMU – TV.
Elizabeth Vargas’ Profession
Vargas worked in Reno after college for a short time before moving to a major market in Phoenix as a lead reporter for KTVK – TV. Moreover, Vargas jumped to NBC News in 1993 as a correspondent for Dateline NBC and a sub-anchor for Today after four years at Chicago’s WBBM.
After being an anchor of ABC’s 20/20 television news magazine and ABC News specials for the past 14 years, she started her new position on May 28, 2018. In May 2018, she broadcasted her first documentary research series on A&E, Cults & Extreme Belief. Currently, Vargas hosts A&E, Cults & Extreme Belief.
How much is Elizabeth Vargas’ Salary and Net Worth?
Being a prominent television journalist, Elizabeth Vargas has accumulated a good amount of money. As of 2019, Elizabeth has an estimated net worth of $6 million. Likewise, Vargas earns $350 thousand as her salary from her work from a top-rated channel such as ABC, former NBC, and others. Throughout her long term journalism profession, Vargas has amassed a large amount of money.
Besides, Elizabeth lives a rich and lavish lifestyle throughout her earnings. Apart, Vargas is one of the well-paid journalists so for sure she lives in a million dollars mansion with her family.
Is Elizabeth Vargas Getting a Divorce? Know about her husband
The Irish journalist, Elizabeth has an awe-inspiring balance in both personal as well as professional life. Elizabeth Vargas married a singer-singer-writer Marc Cohn on July 20, 2002. Moreover, the couple exchanged their wedding vows after dating for three years.
In addition, Elizabeth shares two children along with her husband. They had two sons called Zachary Raphael Cohn (born on 31 January 2003) and Samuel Wyatt Cohn (born on 16 August 2006). Unfortunately, the duo ended their relationship after twelve years of their marriage. Although there was no official reason or statement as to why the couple split, it is speculated that it was due to the alcohol addiction of Elizabeth.
Elizabeth Vargas’ Age, Body Measurements (Height & Weight)
Talking about Elizabeth Vargas’s age, she is 57 years old as of 2019. Vargas stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches and she weighs around 58 kg. Similarly, Vargas’ body measurements including breast size are 36, waist size is 32 inches and 28 inches respectively. She has brown hair with a pair of brown eyes.