Fredricka Whitfield Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Jul, 2015
Facts of Fredricka Whitfield
Date of Birth: 1965 , May-31
Age: 55 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Fredricka Whitfield
Father Nola Whitfield
Mother Mal Whitfield
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Maryland
Ethnicity White
Profession News Anchor
Working For CNN
Net Worth 3 million dollar
Eye Color Dark Brown
Married Yes
Married to John Glenn
Children Nola Amanda Glenn, Gilbert James Glenn
Divorce Not Yet
Education Howard University, Paint Branch High School
TV Show CNN Newsroom
Siblings Gilbert James Glenn
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Fredricka Whitfield is one of the most talked about news anchor. She works for CNN at the moment and her amazing presentation skill has won millions of hearts all over the world. She was born in the year 1965 on 31st of May and she is currently 50 years of age. At this age there is nothing she has not achieved in her career and even after being so successful and popular she has always been very down to earth. She was born in Maryland in the United States of America. She belongs to white ethnicity and her nationality is American. The name of her mother is Nola Whitfield and the name of her father is Mal Whitfield. She has made them very proud after showing so much dedication towards her work.

She went to the Paint Branch High School for her early education and later on she moved on to Howard University to get her degree. Over there, she earned her degree in the field of Journalism and then there was no turning back for her in her career. She has worked for huge channels such as NBC and WPLG-TV. In the year 1995 she got an opportunity to work at NBC News for the NBC Nightly News. She did not let this chance slip through her hands. She has also worked for other channels such as WCIV, KTVT-TV and WTNH. She has been a very courageous person as she has reported stories related to Tsunamis in extreme conditions and also she reported on the suspicious death of Ronald Reagan.    

Her personal life has been as perfect as her and her career. She was dating her boyfriend John Glenn before the couple decided to take their relationship further and tied the knot. The couple got married and started to live happily as husband and wife. After the couple's marriage, there have been no major problems in their relationship and because of this there is almost no chance of a divorce to occur in their lives. She has a total of five children and among them, two are twins. She become a mother for the first time in the year 2005 when she gave birth to her first son. Then, she had twins in the year 2012. She has another daughter called Nola Amanda Glenn and Gilbert James Glenn who is her son.

She is a very tall woman as she has an impressive height of 6 feet 2 inches. She has been very successful in her career and it has helped her eaarn a lot of money and boosted net worth. She gets paid a very healthy salary which has been increasing her net worth every year. According to some sources she has a wonderful net worth of 3 million dollars.