Carl Bernstein

Inside Biography

American journalist and writer Carl Bernstein teamed up with Bob Woodward; the two did much of the original news reporting on the Watergate scandal.

The work of Woodward and Bernstein was called "maybe the single greatest reporting effort of all time" by longtime journalism figure Gene Roberts.

Early Life And Education Of Carl Bernstein

Carl Bernstein was born on February 14, 1944, in Washington, D.C., United States. His parents are Sylvia Walker and Alfred Bernstein. Carl grew up in a middle-class family in his birthland in Washington, D.C., along with his parents.

According to Carl's nationality, he is American and holds US citizenship. Carl's ethnicity is white. There is no information relating to Bernstein's siblings.

Carl Bernstein attended Montgomery Blair High School, which is located in Silver Spring, Maryland. During his student life, he worked as an exchange manager for the school's newspaper, Silver Chips.

Carl Bernstein's Career

Carl made his journalism career debut at age 16; he started working as a copyboy for The Washington Star. Later in 1965, he joined Elizabeth Daily Journal in New Jersey as a full-time reporter. And for his work of investigative reporting, he won first prize in New Jersey's press association. In 1966, Carl left New Jersey to work for Washington Post. In Washington Post, h became one of the paper's best writing stylists.

Carl Bernstein has also worked as an author of several books; in 1974, Carl and Bob Woodward published the non-fiction book All the President's Men. The book was mainly focused on the investigation of the first Watergate break-in and the ensuing scandal.

Later in 1976, he again co-worked with Bob for the non-fiction book The Final Days, and the book was concerned with the final months of the Richard Nixon presidency. Carl's other books include Loyalties: A Son's Memoir (1989), His Holiness (1996), and A Woman in Charge (2007). 

Carl Bernstein's Net Worth And Salary

Carl Bernstein's net worth can be expected to be close to $5 million, as his teammate Bob Woodward has a net worth of $5 million within a similar range to Ned Dennehy.

He teamed up with Bob Woodward in 1972, and the two did much of the Watergate scandal reporting, which led to President Richard Nixon's resignation. 

Carl Bernstein's Personal Life

Carl Bernstein has been very successful throughout his career and has been popular worldwide for his work. Carl's relational status is married. His sexual orientation is straight, and he has been married three times.

Marriages, Affairs, Relationships, And Divorce

Carl was married for the first time to a fellow reporter at the Washington Post, Carol Honsa. Later after his divorce, he was married for the second time to writer and director Nora Ephron in 1976. Carl and Nora were together before 1980. They were in a relationship for about four years.

Carl was married for the third time in 2003 to his current spouse and former model, Christine Kuehbeck. Carl has two children, Jacob Bernstein and Max Bernstein. According to a religious point of view, Carl considers himself a secular Jew. Carl currently lives in Washington. 

Carl Bernstein's information about his net worth is not updated yet, though it is assumed to be high. Carl has maintained his charming personality with perfect exercise and diet.

Carl stands at a good height and has also maintained his celebrity image on a social network with thousands of fans following on Twitter and Instagram. Carl has been featured in the news several times for his books and articles.

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by sanjeet, 17 Apr, 2016

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