Facts of Bob Beckel
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||72 years old|
|Family Name :||Beckel|
|Birth Country :||United States|
|Birth Sign :||Scorpio|
|Birth Name||Robert Gilliland Beckel|
|Birth Place/City||New York City, New York|
|Net Worth||$10 million dollars|
|Married to||Leland Beckel (m. 1992)|
|Divorce||Leland Beckel (m. 2002)|
|Education||Wagner College, B.A|
|TV Show||The Five|
Robert Gilliland Beckel is an American political pundit as well as a former political operative. He was also an analyst on the Fox News Channel. There he had cohosted a program named The Five. He had also worked as a columnist for the USA Today. His father was Cambridge Graham Beckel and his mother is Ellen Gilliland Beckel. His father was an author. He had completed his graduation from George Washington University.
He had married twice but his anyone of marriage did not last long. His first wife was an actress. After getting divorced from his first wife he again married. He has two children with his wife. There is no other information about his affairs as he likes to keep his personal life in low profile. He had also had an alcohol addiction. He had also stated that he was recovering from the alcoholic addiction.
Early Life and Education
Bob Beckel was born Robert Gilliland Beckel on November 15, 1948, in Lyme, Connecticut to Graham Beckel Jr. and Ellen Gilliland Beckel. He was raised along with his brother, Graham Beckel who is an actor.
Beckel attends the Wagner College in Staten Island from where he grabbed the BA degree. He used to play football during his college and worked for Robert F. Kennedy's presidential campaign in 1968.
From 1971-1972, he served in the Philippines as a Peace Corps volunteer and later, he completed his graduation from the George Washington University.