David Muir Biography
David Jason Muir well known as David Muir is an award-winning American journalist and anchor. He currently serves as an anchor at ABC World News Tonight and also a co-anchor at the ABC News magazine 20/20 in New York City. Muir joined the station in the year 2003. Additionally, David has previously served at WCVB-TV in Boston from 2000 to 2003 as a news anchor and reporter.
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The journalist currently serves as an anchor at ABC World News Tonight and also a co-anchor at the ABC News magazine 20/20 which is based in New York City. David became part of the ABC News team in the year 2003.
Additionally, Muir has previously served at WCVB-TV which is based in Boston from the year 2000 to 2003 as a news anchor and reporter before joining ABC News in New York. David kicked off his career in journalism when he began working at WTVH-TV in Syracuse, New York as an anchor and reporter from the year 1994 to the year 2000.
In addition, Muir has reported on various places such as Afghanistan, Tahrir Square, Iran, Mogadishu, Fukushima, and many others. David conducted his first interview with President Donald Trump after his launch. The journalist also traveled to Afghanistan to conduct an interview with the top U.S commander and gained rare access to the fight against the Taliban.
Additionally, he has done exclusive interviews with former U.S President Barack Obama throughout his historic trip to Cube. David also interviewed Apple CEO Tom Cook surrounded by the battle between the FBI and Apple over the San Bernardino Killer’s iPhone. Moreover, the journalist has reported on numerous stories and events such as Breaking Point: Heroin in America and Flash Point: Refugees in America.
In addition, David was awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative reporting and also received the National Headliner Award. Furthermore, Muir has also been honored by the Associated Press for his efforts in uncovering the hijackers involved in the attacks on 11th September 2001.
David Muir Education
Muir studied at Onondaga Central Junior-Senior High School. After graduating from high school, the journalist went ahead and joined the Park School of Communications at Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York. Moreover, David studied and later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism in May the year 1995.
Additionally, he also studied at the Institute on Political Journalism at the Fund for American Studies at Georgetown University. The journalist also studied at the University of Salamanca in Spain.
David Muir Age
Muir was born on the 8th day of November in the year 1973 in Syracuse, New York, in the United States of America. As of 2021, the journalist is 48 years old, and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. In addition, he is an American Citizen by birth. He also belongs to mixed ethnicity of Sicilian/Italian, English, Irish, German, and Scottish.
David Muir Height | Weight
The television journalist is 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 meters) tall and his weight is approximated to be 76 kg (167.2 lbs). In addition, he has brown eyes and brown hair color.
David Muir Parents
Muir was born to his parents as David Jason Muir. He was brought up in Onondaga Hill, New York. His father is known as Ronald Muir and his mother is called Pat Mills. In addition, David is from a Roman Catholic family.
Additionally, David is related to her older sister who is known as Rebecca Muir. He also has two step-siblings who are younger than him and also has three nephews and six nieces.
David Muir Wife | Partner
Muir has not disclosed any information regarding his love life despite being a media personality. It is not known whether he is single, married, or in a relationship. Moreover, rumor has it that David is gay and has been seen visiting gay clubs together with his friend who is called Gio Benitez.
David Muir Child
The American news anchor has no children. However, David has a pet dog known as Axel. Additionally, he often shares pictures of himself together with his dog on social media.
David Muir Net worth | Salary
The American journalist has made quite a good amount of wealth from his broadcasting career for the many years he has served. In addition, his primary source of income is his journalism career. He stands at a net worth that is approximated to be around $20 Million. Moreover, his salary is estimated to be around $5 Million per annum.
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