Lyn Vaughn Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Mar, 2017
Facts of Lyn Vaughn
Date of Birth: 1951
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Lyn Vaughn
Birth Name Lyn Vaughn
Nick Name Lyn
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Louisiana
Ethnicity White
Profession News anchor and reporter
Net Worth $100 thousand dollars
Eye Color Brown Eyes
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Body Measurements 32-24-34
Breast Size 32B
Waist size 24
Hip Size 34
Famous for CNN Headline News
Married Yes
Married to Wesley
Education graduated from a boarding school, Holy institute
Awards Emmy Award
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Fifty-five years old Lyn Vaughn is an American journalist most notable for her stint as a news anchor and reporter at CNN Headline News in Atlanta from at the end of 1984 to June 1998. 

Lyn’s imperturbable composer and distinct delivery led to mentions in Esquire.Her Essence magazines and newspaper all over the country like The New York Times, The Detroit News, and the Atlanta Constitution.

Early life and Education

Lyn Vaughn was born in the year of 1951, in Louisiana, United States of America. Lyn belongs to American nationality and her ethnicity is white. Lyn spent her childhood in Louisiana with her family. At the age of 15, she graduated from a boarding school, Holy institute, in Lafayette, Louisiana in the year of 1967.

Before that, Lyn Vaughn skipped to the 3rd grade from the 1st grade after successfully spelling and defining the word 'Ventriloquist'. After completing her high school years, she moved to the University of California, Los Angelis at the age of sixteen.

There Lyn Vaughn graduated with a B.A, in Political Science in June 1971. Information about her parents and siblings is not available in social Medias and no other sites.

Professional career

Moving to her professional career, she began her career in broadcasting at WCBS Radio in New York. In 1974, she moved to Boston with many members of the staff.

After that, Lyn Vaughn moved into television in 1979 at CBS-affiliate WNAC. In 1982, she also relocated to Atlanta and WXIA-TV before moving the fledgling CNNHN in December 2084. However, in June 1998, she resigned from CHNNH for a variety of causes.

Lyn moved the staff at WTKR-TV in Norfolk, Virginia anchoring the 5 and 11 PM newscasts. However, she left station abruptly, that she was not worked in newscast for a long time. After that, she came back to Atlanta in 2001 with then fiancé Wesley S.

Personal life and Affair 

According to her person life, Lyn Vaughn is a married woman. She has been married to her long term boyfriend Wesley. Currently, they live together in Atlanta, Georgia. Information about their children is yet to be revealed in any social medias and other links. 

Former anchor and reporter Lyn Vaughn was honored with Emmy Award and Atlanta Association of Black journalist Pioneer of the Year Award.  

Net worth and Salary

Lyn Vaughn has worked for several radio stations in her career. Lastly, she served at CNNHN as a host and presenter. CNN has been paying very well for its workers.

The average salary is about $100 thousand dollars, however, as Lyn was an experienced worker, the station must have paid more than the average amount. 


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