George Alagiah Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 10 May, 2016
Facts of George Alagiah
Date of Birth: 1955 , October-22
Age: 64 years old
Birth Nation: England
Name George Alagiah
Birth Name George Maxwell Alagiah
Father Donald Alagiah
Mother Therese Alagiah
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Colombo
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For Television
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Famous for Presenter, newsreader, author
Married Yes
Married to Frances Robathan (m. 1984)
Children 2
Divorce N/A
Education Durham University
TV Show BBC Nine O'Clock News
Books Passage to Africa B Pbp
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George Alagiah original name 22 November 1955 who is 60 in age and his birth place is originated in Colombo, Ceylon. He holds Tamil ethnicity and he is major presenter solely working in BBC News at six from the day it launch at BBC World News. In present time he is also presenter at BBC Ten O’ Clock News. He is making his effective role and presence from its launch in the year 2000. He is also noted among the longest presenter servicing across the channel progressive with flagship news program. His father is an engineer whose name is Donald Alagiah. His mother name is Therese, his parents both were Sri Lankan Tamil and later they moved to Ghana, West Africa in the year 1961. He was belonging from Roman Catholic religion.

Alagiah primary level of education was obtained from Christ the King International School and later from St. John College he obtained his secondary education. It was an independent Roman Catholic School and later from Van Mildert College he grabbed politics as his major subject of education. In the meantime he used to write in student newspaper and also got appointment as editor within Palatinate. He also served in Durham Student Union as sabbatical officer for some duration of time. As soon as his education got completed he started working in South magazine during the year 1982. In 1989 he became a part of BBC after serving 7 years of his time across South Magazine. He is also winner of BAFTA Award for reviewing Kosovo Conflict in the early time along with this Best International report is also included in his winning list.

Frances Robathan is his wife whom he got married with. Adam and Matthew are his 2 children and he got very serious and committed right after his marriage. He has never been into any rumor and controversy in his life till today and in 17 April 2014, he even got treated for colorectal cancer. He is very creative with many talents. He is painter, singer and writer as well. But he never gave any professional dimension with his talent. Alagiah can be spotted shopping with his family in free schedule and also he is devoted to his wife even not stating any divorce situation. George sometimes gets doubted with his sexuality but it is just rumor within itself. He was also caught with a girl in a grocery store shopping while his fan though him getting involve into extra affair but that was just rumor in itself. 

On looking to current scenario George net worth and salary has not appropriately mentioned however, it is assumed he is success in it. His height and weight is also equally not stated in current stage. He has made his profile confidential and has not shared much of the information related to it.

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