George Knapp Biography and Career
George Knapp is an award-winning American television investigative journalist, writer, news anchor, and radio host born in Woodbury, New Jersey. Additionally, Knapp is also a conspiracy theorist. Being an investigative reporter, Knapp has hosted and appeared on numerous radio programs and podcasts including Coast to Coast Am, a syndicated paranormal radio show. Moreover, George has been deeply interested in animal welfare since the beginning of his journalism career.
After graduating, Knapp moved to Las Vegas where he started off as a cab driver before interning at KLVX-TV Channel 10. In 1981, got his first professional job working as a reporter and anchor for KLAS-TV a CBS affiliate in Las Vegas, Nevada. In 1989, Knapp gained widespread recognition for his investigative work and coverage of UFOs, and the story of journalist Bob Lazar who claimed to have worked on UFOs at the secretive Area 51.
George Knapp Age and Birthday
Knapp was born on April 18, 1953, in Woodbury, New Jersey, United States of America. He is 70 years old and his Zodiac sign is Aries.
George Knapp Height
The award-winning journalist stands at a height of 6 feet (1.83 m) tall.
George Knapp Family
Knapp was born in Woodbury, New Jersey, United States, and was raised in Northern California by his American parents. However, information about his family maintains a discreet image.
George Knapp Education
Growing up in West Coast, Northern California, George attended Franklin High School in Stockton and later joined the University of West Georgia where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in communication. He later earned a master’s degree in communication from the University of the Pacific.
George Knapp Wife
Unfortunately, Knapp has not yet gone public about his romantic relationship. He has not yet disclosed whether he is married or not.
George Knapp’s Award
Knapp has had an amazing career and won numerous awards including;
- 2 national Edward R. Murrow Awards
- 24 Pacific Southwest Regional Emmy Awards
- 9 Associated Press Mark Twain Awards
- 2 Peabody Awards
- Received a DuPont Award from Columbia University
George Knapp’s Net Worth
Knapp has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of August 2023. The Veteran journalist has earned his fortune from his successful career as a television investigative journalist, news anchor, and radio host.