George Stephanopoulos - Biography
Last Modified: Sep 18, 2020
|Born on :||February 10, 1961 (age 59)|
|Birth Name /
|George Robert Stephanopoulos|
|Birth Place:||Fall River, Massachusetts, USA|
|Father's Name:||Robert George Stephanopoulos|
|Mother's Name:||Nickolitsa Gloria Stephanopoulos|
Andrew Stephanopoulos (brother)
|High School:||Orange High School|
|University:||Columbia University, Balliol College|
|Married Date:||November 20, 2001|
|Wife's Name:||Alexandra Wentworth|
Elliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos (daughter)
|Height:||1.65 meter (5 feet 5 inch)|
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Who is George Stephanopoulos?
George Stephanopoulos is a TV host, political commentator, former Democratic adviser by profession and American by nationality. He is currently the chief anchor and political correspondent on ABC News, co-anchor of Good Morning America, and host of This Week.
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George Stephanopoulos – Bio, Age, Parents, Siblings
George Stephanopoulos’ birth took place on February 10, 1961, in Fall River, Massachusetts, USA. He was born as George Robert Stephanopoulos to mother Nickolitsa "Nikki" Gloria and father Robert George Stephanopoulos of Greek descent.
He is not the only child of his parents and has three siblings- brother Andrew Stephanopoulos and sisters Marguarite Stephanopoulos, Stacy Stephanopoulos.
For education, he attended Orange High School where he wrestled competitively. He then joined Columbia University, graduating in 1982 with a bachelor of arts degree in political science summa cum laude. Stephanopoulos then went on to enroll at Balliol College at the University of Oxford from where he graduated in 1984 with a Master of Arts in Theology. In May 2007 he received an Honorary Doctor of Laws from St. John's University.
His ethnicity is Greek.
George Stephanopoulos – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce
George Stephanopoulos married his girlfriend Alexandra Wentworth on 20 November 2001 after three months of dating. He and his wife have two children together – daughters Elliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos (born on September 9, 2002) and Harper Andrea Stephanopoulos (born on June 2, 2005).
The couple is happy together and is living without rumors of extra-marital affairs or divorce.
George Stephanopoulos – Career
One of the earliest jobs of George Stephanopoulos was as an aide to Democratic Congressman Ed Feighan of Ohio. In 1998 he worked on the Michael Dukakis 1988 U.S. presidential campaign. Years later he was a leading member of Bill Clinton's 1992 U.S. presidential campaign.
He left the White House at the end of Clinton's first term and joined ABC News as a political analyst as well as a correspondent on This Week, World News Tonight, Good Morning America, etc.
With the ABC George Stephanopoulos has hosted This Week (2002-2009, 2011- present), Good Morning America (2009- present). He became the ABC News chief anchor in 2014 after Diane Sawyer departed from World News.
He is the founding member of the leadership program The Next Generation Initiative. George Stephanopoulos also had appearances in film The War Room (1993), TV series Spin City (1996), Friends, House of Cards (2013), Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2014) and show Pawn Stars.
He is also an author and has written three books - All Too Human (1999), Hola poly anthropina (1999), Chemical Process Control (2001).
George Stephanopoulos – Controversy, Accident
He has been embroidered in several controversies including the 1994 real estate loan controversy where it was reported that Stephanopoulos sealed an $835,000 commercial real estate deal from a bank owned by Hugh McColl.
In 1995 George Stephanopoulos was arrested on the charges with leaving the scene of an accident and driving with an expired license and license plates. The charge of leaving the scene of an accident was later dropped.
George Stephanopoulos – Net Worth, Salary
His net worth is estimated to be over $40 million dollars while his annual salary is known to be $15 Million.
George Stephanopoulos – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
On social media, George Stephanopoulos is active on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram with millions of followers.
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