Brit Hume | Biography
The very ambitious Alexander Britton famously known as Brit Hume is a political commentator and a television journalist. At present, he is working for Fox News Channel as senior political analyst. He belongs to American nationality. He was born on June 22nd, 1943 at Washington D.C. He is the son of George Graham and his wife Virginia Powell. He attended St. Albans School and later completed his graduation from University of Virginia. He majored in English. It was 1965 when he graduated. The man with great personality stands tall at six feet and four inches. He is seventy one years of age and has maintained a good bodily shape over the years.
He’s had a wonderful career over the years. He made his debut in the television career way back in 1973. He was hired as consultant for ABC News. He worked with the network for twenty years. While his stay, he received the opportunity to serve the network as Chief White House correspondent. Later, he spent ten years in Washington D.C where he worked as a managing editor for Fox News channel. He was also doing Special Report with Brit Hume by then. He joined FNC back in 2008. And he’s reaching incredible heights.
He has won several awards during his professional career. He’s received Emmy Awards for the work he had done to cover Gulf War in 1991. Similarly, he had bagged American Journalism Review “Best in the Business” award for White House coverage. He’s done great achievements during his lifetime. He’s an inspiration to several aspiring journalists. Many look up to them. He’s a lot adored by his viewers. But he never takes his fame and his success for granted. He is as professional as he was back then.
Brit has been married twice. He first got hitched to Clare Jacobs Stoner. But their marriage was short lived and they got divorced. Later, he found love with his present wife, Kim Schiller Hume. She is a news vice president herself. They are the proud parents of three children namely Sandy Hume, Virginia Hume and Louis Hume. His elder son, Sandy pursued his career in journalism like his father. He demonstrated huge potential to make it big in the television industry but all of it ended when he committed suicide during February 1998. It was a tragic loss for Brit but he didn’t let his hopes died. He overcame the tragedy and moved on with his life.
He is one of the iconic journalists of today’s time. He is an inspiration to many of us. He is massively successful. His success can be measured from the sole fact that he receives $2000000 salary every year. The man has no room for complaints. He made all of the wealth on his own by his sheer hard work and dedication. His net worth is estimated to be $ 4 million dollars. It’s miraculous how far Brit has come in his career. His success and revenue speaks tons about his likability and popularity in the industry.
To add some interesting trivia about the man, he was once rumored to have an alleged affair with probably one of the hot journalists of television Megan Kelly. She was his short term girl friend, so to speak. She’s got smothering and sexy body with envious beautiful pair of legs. It’s no wonder Brit could not help him fall for her beauty. However, their relationship was confirmed by either of the party.
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