Norah O’Donnell Biography and Wiki
Norah Morahan O’Donnell is a renowned American, Emmy award-winning television journalist who is currently an anchor for CBS News and a correspondent for 60 Minutes.
Norah O’Donnell’s Age and Birthday
Morahan was born on January 23, 1974, in Washington, D.C. United States of America. O’Donnell is 49 years old and her Zodiac Sign is Aquarius.
Norah O’Donnell Height
O’Donnell is a gorgeous woman of average stature. She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 58 kg.
Norah O’Donnell Parents
O’Donnell was born in Washington, D.C. to Bernadette and Francis Lawrence O’Donnell who was a medical doctor and US Army officer. Her parents are of Irish descent.
Norah O’Donnell Husband and Children
O’Donnell is happily married to Geoff Tracy, owner of the D.C. restaurant Chef Geoff’s. The couple got married in June 2001 and on May 20, 2007, they were blessed with twins named Grace and Henry. On July 5, 2008, the couple welcomed their third child, a daughter named Riley Norah Tracy.
Norah O’Donnell Education
O’Donnell attended Douglas MacArthur High School and graduated in 1991. She then joined Georgetown University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy in 1995 and a Master of Arts degree in liberal studies in 2003.
Norah O’Donnell Health
Unfortunately, in 2016, Norah was diagnosed with melanoma skin cancer. The cancer was contained to the epidermis and had not yet spread to the dermis and metastasized. She soon underwent surgery which was successful and from there Norah became a skin advocate, encouraging mostly women to get regular skin check-ups and take better skincare.
Norah O’Donnell Career| NBC| CBS
Morahan O’Donnell has had an amazing career. She was a journalist at NBC network from 1999 to 2011 where she was a commentator for the Today Show, Chief Washington correspondent for MSNBC, and a White House correspondent for NBC News. She reported for various NBC News broadcasts including Dateline NBC, The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, and MSNBC. She was also a rotating news anchor on Weekend Today for her eleven years run at NBC.
O’Donnell’s tenure at CBS started in 2011 and she has served as an anchor in several of its highest-rated shows. From 2011 to 2012, she was the chief White House correspondent and then became a co-anchor on CBS This Morning in 2012. In July 2019, she became the anchor and managing editor of the CBS Evening News and also the lead anchor of political events and contributing correspondent for 60 Minutes. Moreover, she became an anchor for CBS Overnight News.
Norah O’Donnell Net Worth
Morahan O’Donnell has been successful in her career and has amassed quite a good fortune. She has an estimated net worth of $22 million.
Norah O’Donnell Salary
Being one of the top journalists at CBS, O’Donnell receives an annual salary of about $8 million.
Norah O’Donnell Awards
- She won the Sigma Delta Chi Award for Breaking News Coverage for the Dateline NBC story “DC In Crisis” which was aired on September 11, 2001.
- She also won an Emmy as part of NBC News’ Election Night coverage team in 2008 for the category Outstanding Live Coverage of a Breaking News Story.
- In 2018, she received an Emmy for her six-month investigation and report on “Sexual Assault in the Air Force Academy” for CBS This Morning in the category Outstanding Investigative Report in a Newscast.