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Barbara Walters Biography

Updated On 03 Feb, 2019 Published On 27 May, 2015
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Facts of Barbara Walters

Date of Birth :
Age : 94 years old
Family Name : Walters
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Libra
Height : 5 feet 5 inch
Name Barbara Walters
Birth Place/City Boston, Massachusetts
Profession Broadcast Journalist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Working For ABC News
Net Worth $ 150 million
Salary 12 million dollars
Body Measurements 34-26-32
Weight in KG 57 KG
Married Yes
Married to Merv Adelson (m. 1986)
Children Jacqueline Dena Guber
Divorce Merv Adelson (m.1992)
Education Miami Beach Senior High School
Awards Primetime Emmy Award
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
TV Show The View Since 1997

Relationship short Statistics of Barbara Walters

What is Barbara Walters marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Divorce
How many children does Barbara Walters have ? (name): 1 Children
Is Barbara Walters having any relationship affair ?: Yes6 affair
Is Barbara Walters Lesbian ? No

Barbara Jill Walters is an American broadcast journalist, author and television journalist who was a contributor to ABC News and the host of morning television shows Today and The View, ABC Evening News and the television news magazine 20/20. She is the daughter of Dena and Louis Walters, a Entertainment Director for the Tropicana Resort and Casino. In 1995, she won her first Daytime Emmy Award for outstanding Talk Show Host "Today".

Barbara Walters' Personal Life

As she is a popular face in the American television industry so lots of her admirers want to know about the detail about her personal life. Till today's date, she has been married four times with three different man and none of her marital relationship were successful.

She does not have kids of her own but has adopted a daughter with her second husband. She dated a gay lawyer in her college time which led her to a controversy regarding her sexuality.

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She married Robert Henry Katz, a business executive on 20 June 1955 at The Plaza Hotel. Reportedly, they married was annulled after 11 months in 1957.

Walters married her second husband Lee Guber, theater owner and theatrical producer on 8 December 1963 and divorced in 1976.

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Later, she married third husband Merv Adelson, the CEO of Lorimar Television in 1981 and divorced in 1984. The couple remarried in 1986 and divorced for the second time in 1992.

Also, she dated lawyer Roy Cohn, future U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, and Edward Brooke.

Barbara Walters'  Net Worth

Walters has an estimated net worth of about $170 million as of 2019.

Barbara Walters'  Wiki-Bio

Walters was born on 25 September 1929 in Boston, Massachusetts to parents Louis "Lou" Walters and Dena (née Seletsky).

She studied at Lawrence School, a public school in Brookline.

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Her brother Burton died of pneumonia in 1944. Her elder sister Jacqueline died of ovarian cancer in 1985.

Barbara Walters Affairs

  1. First Affair with Roy Cohn

    He was an American attorney. He was said to be a gay. He died at the age of 59 in August 2, 1986.

  2. Second Affair with Alan Greenspan

    He is an American economist who served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve of the United States from 1987 to 2006.

  3. Third Affair with John Warner

    He is an American Republican politician who served as United States Senator. They were romantically linked with each other.

  4. Fourth Affair with Edward Brooke

    He was an American Republican politician who became the first African American popularly elected to the United States Senate. The couple dated for a long time.

  5. Fifth Affair with Robert Neil Butler

    He was a physician, gerontologist, psychiatrist, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author who was the first director of the National Institute on Aging.

  6. Affair with Roger Ailes

    He is president of Fox News Channel, and chairman of the Fox Television Stations Group. They were rumored of dating each other during 1970s but wasn't mentioned officially.

Barbara Walters Married

First Marriage with Robert Henry Katz

He is a business executive and former Navy lieutenant. The marriage was reportedly annulled after 11 months of their marriage.

Second Marriage with Lee Guber

He was an American theatrical producer and theater owner. They had dated for a small stint before getting married. In their mutual understanding, they had adopted a child.

Third Marriage with Merv Adelson

He is the CEO of Lorimar Television. The couple married twice and divorce both the time.

Barbara Walters Children

DAUGHTER : Jacqueline Dena Guber

Father: Unknown

She was born safe and was adopted right after she stepped in this world. She feels lucky to have such a loving mother right beside her.

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