David Muir Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, ABC News, Salary and Net worth

David Muir Biography and Wiki

David Jason Muir is an American news anchor who anchors the ABC World News Tonight for ABC Broadcast-television network, in New York City. He has received multiple Emmy and Edward R. Murrow awards for his national and international journalism. Before joining ABC News, Muir served as the weekend anchor on ABC’s World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer, subsequently replacing her on September 1, 2014. 

David Muir Age

Muir was born on November 8, 1973, in Syracuse, New York, in the United States of America. He is 47 years old.

David Muir Birthday

Muir celebrates his birthday on the 8th of November every year.

David Muir Height

Muir is 5 feet 11 inches (Approx. 1.8m) tall and weighs around 74 kg. He appears to be quite taller in stature, relative to his surroundings, is anything to go by.

David Muir Family

Muir was raised by his Roman Catholic parents in Onondaga Hill. Rebecca Muir is his older sister. His family consists of six nieces and nephews, as well as an older brother and two younger step-siblings. Muir also speaks fluent Spanish, as seen by his interviews with the Pope and Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto Rico.

David Muir Wife

ABC’s hottest male anchor, David Muir has not stated if he is single or in a relationship publicly. Fans are curious to know if he’s married or not. However, the ABC News anchor has remained tight-lipped about his personal life.

David Muir Education

He was a student at Onondaga Central Junior-Senior High School, where he interned at WTVH-TV in Syracuse. Muir then went to Ithaca College, where he earned magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. He spent a semester studying Political Journalism at Georgetown University’s Fund for American Studies and another semester studying International Education of Students at the University of Salamanca in Spain.

Muir Career

Muir began working as an anchor and reporter at WTVH-TV in Syracuse, New York, for six years. Following the killing of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in 1995, Muir’s reporting from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Israel, and the Gaza Strip earned him top prizes from the Radio-Television News Directors Association. Muir was named one of Syracuse’s “Best Local News Anchors” by the Syracuse Press Club and as anchor of the “Best Local Newscast.”

Muir worked for three years as an anchor and reporter for WCVB television in Boston, where he won the regional Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative reporting, as well as the National Headliner Award and Associated Press accolades.

Muir won a CINE Golden Eagle Award for his reporting on the heroin issue in America, which he published in March 2016. Muir took over as the principal anchor of ABC News’ breaking news and special event coverage in 2021, a position previously held by GMA anchor George Stephanopoulos for six years.

David Muir on ABC News

Muir joined ABC News as an anchor of the overnight news program World News Now in August 2003. He also became the anchor of ABC News’ early morning newscast World News This Morning (America This Morning). Starting in June 2007, Muir was the anchor of World News Saturday. In 2006, and occasionally thereafter, he co-anchored the newsmagazine Primetime.

He took over as the weekend anchor in February 2012, and the show was called World News with David Muir. Muir has been quietly credited with a boost in Saturday evening TV ratings. Muir was promoted to co-anchor ABC’s 20/20 along with Elizabeth Vargas in March 2013.

David will succeed Diane Sawyer as anchor and managing editor of ABC World News on June 27, 2014, according to ABC News. On September 1, 2014, Muir made his first appearance on television. For the first time since September 7, 2009, “World News Tonight with David Muir” surpassed NBC Nightly News as the most-watched nightly newscast in the United States in April 2015.

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David Muir Salary

Working as an anchor of ABC World News Tonight, Muir receives an annual average salary of $5 million. This is according to ABC News’ average salary of anchors and reporters.

David Muir Net Worth

Martins has an estimated net worth of $25 million which he has earned from his broadcasting career working for ABC News.

David Muir House

According to sources, ABC News Anchor David Muir has bought a property on Skaneateles Lake. 3406 West Lake Road in Skaneateles was purchased for $7 million, sold from one limited liability company to another. As manager of 3406 WLR, LLC, Muir signed a $3.5 million mortgage contract. It’s his second residence, a single-family home of 4,300 square feet on approximately 6 acres on Skaneateles Lake.

Who Is David Muir?

Muir is a news anchor who anchors the ABC World News Tonight for ABC Broadcast-television network, in New York City. Before joining ABC News, Muir served as the weekend anchor on ABC’s World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer, subsequently replacing her on September 1, 2014.

How Old Is David Muir?

He is 47 years old and celebrates his birthday on the 8th of November every year. Muir was born on November 8, 1973, in the USA.

Is David Muir Married?

ABC’s hottest male anchor, David Muir has not stated if he is single or in a relationship publicly. Fans are curious to know if he’s married or not. However, the ABC News anchor has remained tight-lipped about his personal life.

Is David Muir Gay?

Despite the fact that David is still single at 47, more concerns have been raised regarding his sexual orientation. It was rumored that he was gay at one point. He used to tour gay bars with his friend Gio Benitez, who is openly gay. However, he has not publicly commented on the matter, and there is no proof to back up the claim.

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