Who is CNN’s John King and how old is he?

KNOW, for a long time in politics, John King was CNN’s national correspondent.

He also hosts a daily online political roundtable titled Inside Politics.

John King stands in front "Magic wall" on election night 2012


John King stands in front of his “Magic Wall” on election night 2012Credit: Getty

Who is John King?

John King has worked in the news industry since 1985 when he joined the Associated Press.

Here he worked his way up and earned his political attention as the AP political correspondent, leading the 1992 and 1996 Presidential elections.

He joined CNN in 1997, where he proved himself further in the political arena as the network’s senior The White House reporter, a position he held from 1999 to 2005.

He continued to follow presidential election and hosts a daily political roundtable called Inside Politics.

He is also well known for his election night coverage of CNN, including his use of “magic wall”– a touch screen map that allows him to update viewers in real time as the votes are counted.

King said in a 2013 presentation at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library that working in the White House “is a great blessing, because in the White House you are forced to learn about the world and about policy .”

He continued, “And as a kid from Dorchester who had done a pretty good job covering campaigns, I suddenly learned about nuclear weapons in North Korea and Rwanda, and everything else. And it was the best learning experience of my life. “

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How old is John King?

John King was born on August 30, 1963, as of February 2022 he is 58 years old.

He likes to joke that work in time President Clinton at the office is the reason for his gray hair.

King graduated from University Rhode Island with a bachelor’s degree in journalism in 1985, the same year he began working for AP.

CNN's John King attends the CNN, LA Times, POLITICO Democratic Debate at the Kodak Theater on January 31, 2008, in Los Angeles, California


CNN’s John King attends the CNN, LA Times, POLITICO Democratic Debate at the Kodak Theater on January 31, 2008, in Los Angeles, CaliforniaCredit: Getty Images

Is John King married?

King was married twice. Once, for Jean Mackie, with whom he had two kids– Noah and Hannah; and again for colleagues CNN star Dana Bash, With whom he had a child, Jonah.

His marriage to Bash lasted 4 years, ending in 2012. Both have stated that they are dedicated to raising their son, Jonah.

He is said to have been unattached to anyone else emotionally since his split from Bash.

What is John King’s net worth?

John King’s Net Worth is said to be around $7 million.

His annual salary from CNN is said to be around $2 million.

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DevanCole is a Dailynationtoday U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. DevanCole joined Dailynationtoday in 2021 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing: devancole@dailynationtoday.com.

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