Krista Tippett Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 20 Nov, 2018
Facts of Krista Tippett
Date of Birth: 1960 , November-9
Age: 61 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Krista Tippett
Birth Name Krista Tippett
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Oklahoma
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For Television
Net Worth $3.5 million
Salary $90000
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to Michael Tippett (m. 19892004)
Children N/A
Divorce N/A
Education Brown University, Yale Divinity School, Yale University
Awards National Humanities Medal, Peabody Award, Webby Award
Books Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living
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Krista Tippett is widely famous as a creator and host of a radio program and podcast On Being. Tippett was awarded the National Humanities Medal in 2014, by U.S. President Barack Obama.

Early Life And Education Of Krista Tippett

Krista Tippett was born on November 9, 1960, as Krista Weedman. Tippett’s birthplace is Shawnee, Oklahoma United States and she was raised there along with her parents. Tippett’s nationality is American and her star sign is Libra.

Krista Tippett attended Yale Divinity School and joined Brown University for her further studies. Later, she joined the Yale University of the USA and completed her Masters of Divinity.

Following the graduation from the Brown University in 1983, Tippett was awarded a Fullbright scholarship to study at the University of Bonn in West Germany. There she worked in the New York Times Bureau in Bonn.

Krista Tippett's Career

Krista Tippett started her career as a writer in The New York Times where she was mainly focused on her knowledge and bio. Tippett also worked in 'They Just Say 'Over There in Rostock' which was launched by Die Zeit.

In 1986, Krista Tippett served as a special political assistant to John C. Kornblum, who was the senior diplomat in West Berlin. Krista Tippett is currently working at radio and she is also engaged as podcast maker at On Being.

In 2008, she won George Foster Peabody Award and later in 2014, Krista Tippett was honored with National Humanities Medal.

Krista Tippett has maintained her image as an author with several famous books. She published her book entitled Einstein's God in 2010 which later became New York Times' BESTSELLER.

Krista Tippett's Net Worth And Body Measurement

Krista Tippett's net worth is $3.5 million at present. She has earned a decent amount of salary from her career, as her salary is estimated to be around $90000. She, being a media person, is counted as one of the highest earning personality of her category.

She has a charming and beautiful smile with a perfect height of 5 feet 8 inches. Tippett has maintained a perfect body with a slim figure and seductive body measurements.

Krista Tippett's Personal Life

Krista Tippett is a married woman and her sexual orientation is straight. Currently, her relational status is single. Tippett was married to a Scotsman Michael Tippett in 1989. Tippett and her husband have two children together. The couple divorced in 2004 after fifteen years of togetherness.

Krista Tippett is currently living with her two kids in Oklahoma, the United States and there have not been any rumors about recent love affairs and her boyfriend,