Hoda Kotb Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Hoda Kotb Biography
  • Name: Hoda Kotb
  • Age: 54 years old
  • Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
  • Occupation: TV Show Host
  • Net Worth: US $4 Million
  • Status: Alive

Hoda Kotb is an American news anchor and television show host. She’s best known as the co-host of Today Show’s fourth hour on NBC. She also serves as a correspondent for Dateline NBC. Kotb was born to Egyptian parents A.K. and Sameha on August 9, 1964 in Norman, Oklahoma. She has two siblings, Adel and Hala. Kotb attended Fort Hunt High School followed by Virginia Tech University. She graduated in 1986 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism. She served on the Virginia Tech Alumni Association Board of Directors from 2010 to 2013.

After college, Kotb moved to Cairo, Egypt, where she worked briefly as a news assistant with CBS News. Upon returning to the U.S. she worked as an anchor for WQAD-TV and WXVT-TV. From 1989 to 1991 Kotb worked as a weekend anchor and reporter for WINK-TV in Fort Myers, Florida. She served as an anchor/reporter for WWL-TV in New Orleans, Louisiana, from 1992 to 1998.

Kotb joined Dateline NBC in April 1998 as a correspondent. She hosted the fourth hour of NBC’s “Today Show” alongside Kathie Lee Gifford. The show won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2010 for outstanding morning program. She was named co-anchor of ‘Today’ in January 2018. Kotb’s autobiography, Hoda: How I Survived War Zones, Bad Hair, Cancer and Kathie Lee, was published in 2010 by Simon & Schuster. Her other publications include ‘Ten Years Later (2013)’ and ‘Where They Belong (2016)’.

Hoda Kotb is 5ft 9in tall and she’s of Egyptian descent. She’s a breast cancer survivor. Her net worth is estimated at $4 million. Kotb was married to University tennis coach ‘Burzis Kanga’ from 2005 to 2007. She’s currently dating New York financier ‘Joel Schiffman’. Kotb has no biological children. She adopted a baby girl named Haley Joy in February 2017.

Hoda Kotb Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Hoda Kotb Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Hoda Kotb
  • Birthday: August 9, 1964
  • How Old : Age: 54 years old
  • Place of Birth: Norman, Oklahoma, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
  • Occupation: News Anchor, TV Show Host
  • Years Active: 1986-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $4 Million
  • Marriage(s): Burzis Kanga
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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