Charles Krauthammer is a syndicated columnist who writes a weekly piece on America’s politics. Charles Krauthammer is a recipient of Pulitzer Prize whose column is syndicated in at least 400 journals globally. At present, he serves Fox News Channel by joining the panel on Special Report with Bret Baier.

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  • Birthday: March 13, 1950 (Age 67)
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Political columnist


Family and Personal Life

Charles Krauthammer married Robyn Krauthammer, a lawyer in 1974. Since then he has been relishing a happy life with his wife and a son.

Charles, a New York native was born to parents Schlum Krauthammer, a Ukrainian and Thea Krauthammer who belong to Belgium. As a child, he spent his time in Montreal after the family moved to Canadian province, but he often travels back to New York’s Long Beach to enjoy the summer.

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  • Parents: Schulum Krauthammer and Thea Krauthammer
  • Wife: Robyn (Trethewey) Krauthammer
  • Children: 1 (Daniel Krauthammer)
  • Marital Status: Married

He along with his brother Marcel attended Hebrew School followed by Montreal’s McGill University from where he graduated with honors in political science and economics. His interests towards politics continue to grow after being influenced by political extremism in McGill.

After graduation, he flew England to join Balliol College, Oxford as a Commonwealth Scholar and studied politics until relocating to the United States to study medical at Harvard. While in Harvard, he went through a freak accident that left him paralyzed for the rest of the life from the neck down. But Charles, being a fighter returned back to the med school progressing to specialize in psychiatry after which he graduated in 1975.

Moving towards personal life, he is married to wife Robyn, a lawyer professionally for 43 years. She, being inspired by art and artistic work later stopped practicing law to pursue her interest. The adored couple is blessed with a son named Daniel.


Body Measurements and Lifestyle

Charles Krauthammer is reckoned as one of the softest spoken and nicest man in the Political business. Moreover, despite such heartbreak tragedy, he seems resilient than ever before both physically and mentally.


Charles is the favorite among ladies with his ageless charisma, innocent looks, and captivating smile. Because of his enthralling heightened personality, he was counted in the list of most handsome men of his time.

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  • Height: 5 feet 9 inches (179 cm)
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  • Plastic Surgery: N/A
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Although he doesn’t follow the latest fashion trend and style he still manages to command the attention of the crowd. Not only is Charles handsome but he too looks exceptionally decent and oozes elegance when appeared in the custom designed suit. The 67-years-old political columnist has still managed to look hunk and handsome as much as he was at his young age. 

Being not much of an active traveler, he spends his downtime playing chess with his friends. He also ensures to give enough time to his family and son Daniel. 


Professional Career

Charles Krauthammer is a Fox News contributor who often appears on Special Report with Bret Baier. He is also recognized for his notable articles and columns on several publications and journals.

Charles went on to become work officer at Massachusetts General Hospital and practiced medicine all through his final year. As a chief resident at the hospital, he traced varied array of manic depression and entitled it Secondary Mania, which he printed in med journal Archives of General Psychiatry.

Career Timeline:

  • 1981: Served The New Republic both as an editor and writer
  • 1984: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-certified him in psychiatry
  • 1990: Joined political roundtable Inside Washington as a panelist.

To further plan and advanced his research in psychiatry, he relocated to Washington D.C. under Carter’s management. While at the same time he also began to work as a political contributor to The New Republic as well as wrote speeches that were to be delivered by Vice President Walter Mondale.

After writing three years for The New Republic he joined Time magazine and wrote essays including the Regan Doctrine which brought him to the major streamline as a writer. Overwhelmed by his outstanding work, he was hired to join the panel of a political roundtable on PBS ‘Inside Washington’ frequently until the show finished its making in late 2013.

Most recently he has become the regular contributor to Fox News Channel, making comment on politics and analyzing in all networks daytime and primetime shows. Besides, he frequently appears on the variant FNC’s program including The O’Reilly Factor, Special Report with Bret Baier, and Fox News Sunday.

As a renowned author, he has published several notable and New York bestselling books that include Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes, and Politics. Besides, he is also a member of America’s Chess Journalists and co-founder of a non-profit organization Pro Musica Hebraica.

Throughout his career, Charles has garnered a number of prestigious awards including Pulitzer Prize, and Irving Kristol Award. Furthermore, he has also received First Amendment Award by People for the American Way, the Champion/Tuck Award for Economic Understanding and the Eric Breindel Journalism Award for best reflecting Eric’s writing as well as Bradley Prize.


Salary and Net Worth 2018

Charles Krauthammer projected net worth counts in millions and it’s just getting bigger with time.

The Fox News host, Charles estimated net worth is $8 million which he has earned through sailing a career as a columnist for reputed magazines and publication houses. He, being the most successful columnist of all time would surely be paid a massive amount from Fox, however, the inside detail on the exact amount has not been disclosed yet.

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  • Net Worth: $8 million
  • Salary: N/A