Paul Gigot Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 20 Jan, 2020
Facts of Paul Gigot
Date of Birth: 1995 , May-25
Age: 26 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Paul Gigot
Birth Name Paul Anthony Gigot
Nationality American
Birth Place/City San Antonio
Ethnicity White
Profession Political analyst, journalist
Working For Fox News Channel
Net Worth $5 million
Married N/A
Married to Not disclosed
Education Dartmouth College
Awards Pulitzer Prize for Commentary
TV Show Journal Editorial Report
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Paul Gigot is an editor of the editorial page for The Wall Street Journal. He is also an American Pulitzer Prize-winning conservative political commentator. Furthermore, he serves as the moderator of the television series Journal Editor Report

Who Is Paul Gigot? 

Paul Gigot was born in San Antonio, Texas, on May 24, 1995. Soon after he was born, his family moved to Greenbay, Wisconsin where he spent the majority of his childhood. Regarding his nationality and ethnicity, he is a White American. During his school time, Gigot created his own newspaper when he was in seventh grade.

Gigot is Roman Catholic as he studied for 12 years in Catholic School. He passed out from Abbot Pennings High School located in De Pere, Wisconsin in the year of 1973. 

In 1977, Paul got graduated from Dartmouth College. During his college time, he wrote for The Dartmouth and later he edited again. 


Gigot's career in Journalism began in the year 1980, worked as a reporter covering Chicago, Illinois. After two years of his working as a reporter, Gigot became the papers' Asia correspondent in Hong Kong. 

During his working days in Hong Kong, he was transferred to work as in charge of The Wall Street Journal Asia in the year 1984 and later he was named as the editor of The Wall Street Journal.

Before he was an editor, Gigot worked for fourteen years writing the column "Potomac Watch".

He likewise worked as a White House Fellow concealed by President Ronald Reagan. He served there from 1986-1987.

In 1990, Gigot appeared as a regular guest on a famous show named The News Hour with Jim Lehrer. by appearing weekly in the program's political analysis segment with his opposite Mark Shields, known as a regular liberal pundit. As of now, he serves as a host Journal Editorial Report on Fox News Channel.

In 2007, he co-wrote long-running Potomac Watch column for the Wall Street Journal along with Kimberley Strassel.

Net Worth And Salary 

Paul Gigot's current net worth is estimated to be $5 million. He earns a huge amount of salary from his Journalism career. Moreover, he is still single, we can clearly assume that he has a huge amount of net worth too. 

He is also the senior as well as a Veteran journalist in the country where he worked for numerous Tv channels, magazines and newspapers and earns dollars heavily. 

He currently works for the Fox News Channel where he is paid more than $81k a year.  

Married, Wife, And Relationship 

Looking towards his personal life, there is no information about his personal life. The 64-year-old political commentator has revealed nothing regarding his relationship and love life.  

Gigot does not have any dating histories, moreover, he hasn't even been caught dating any girlfriend till now. There's no way he may have children because he is single. Gigot is always concerned about his work and career. 

There was once a rumor saying Gigot is a gay, but later it was proved that the rumor is fake. The media personality is also less active on social media which is why there is little known about his personal life.