Greta Van Susteren Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15 Aug, 2021
Facts of Greta Van Susteren
Date of Birth: 1954 , June-11
Age: 67 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Greta Van Susteren
Father Urban Van Susteren
Mother Margery Van Susteren
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Appleton, Wisconsin
Religion Scientology
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Journalist
Working For CNN,Fox News
Net Worth 35 million dollars
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color White
Breast Size 32 B
Weight in KG 65.5 KG
Famous for Commentator
Married Yes
Married to John P. Coale
Children N/A
Divorce Not Yet
Education Georgetown University
Awards Not Yet
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
TV Show On the Record w/ Greta Van Susteren, Crime Scene
Sisters Lise Van Susteren
Siblings Lise Van Susteren, Dirk Van Susteren
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Greta Van Susteren is a Sports journalist and commentator who was born in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States of America. She was born amongst the three children to a judge father Urban Van Susteren and a housewife Margery.

Early Life and Education of Greta Van Susteren

Greta Van Susteren is a Sports journalist and commentator who was born in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States of America on  June 11, 1954. She was born amongst the three children to a judge father Urban Van Susteren and a housewife mother, Margery.

Susteren has an older brother and a younger sister, whom she grew up with at their home located in Appleton. Belonging to a political family, her sister was nominated for a US Senate candidate but failed to win.

Her brother is a journalist who has been working for a long time for Vermont Sunday Magazine. She is a Christian by religion and an American by nationality, belonging to white ethnicity.


Susteren studied at the Xavier High School in Appleton from where she graduated in 1972. She then got enrolled at the University of Wisconsin–Madison where she studied economics as well as geography. After graduating from there in 1976, she studied Law at the Georgetown University Law Center from where she graduated in 1979, earning a Juris Doctor degree.

She was also awarded by Stetson Law School an honorary doctor of laws degree. She is a very educated woman, talented and intelligent as well.

Greta Van Susteren's Career

Greta started her career as a journalist for the Simpson murder case, which was being covered by CNN. The case got much publicity and since she covered it almost every day, became famous just like that. She was quickly promoted as the co-host of the TV show Proof and The Point.

Then in 2002, Susteren moved to FOX News after many news channels bided for her. She has been hosting her show since then, named On the Record w/ Greta Van Susteren. She exits from Fox News in 2016 September. She has also covered a lot of major stories and headlines that mark a new milestone in her successful career.

She left NBC and joined MSNBC in 2016.

Susteren recently talked about the chemical attack on Syria with the U.N. ambassador, Nikki Haley, and said, "We have not heard much from Trump on Russia,' Why?"

Greta Van Susteren's Net Worth 

A prolific news reporter, a wonderful person, and a famous Journalist, Greta has enjoyed success in every part of her life. Be it her successful marriage life or her professional life, she has always been a worker more than a talker and thus has won many fans and fame around the world. She has an estimated net worth of 35 million dollars, earning a very high yearly salary.

Greta Van Susteren's Personal Life

Greta Van Susteren is a married woman and has been together with her husband John P. Coale since 1988. John, who started as a journalist was famously called "ambulance chasers" but later graduated in Law.

Both the couple are associated with the Church of Scientology, and they seem to have no children to date biological nor adopted. Having been committed to making their life successful together, they have mutual love and respect and are not involved in any other affairs.

As a result, their long and happy married life are likely to continue for long, and they aren’t going to have a divorce anytime soon. They do not have any children.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, Greta Van Susteren is 64 years old.
  • Birth Sign:  Gemini
  • Height: She has a tall height of 5 feet 3 inches. 

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