| Date of Birth :|| Mar 1st, 1966
| Age :||51 Years old
African-American journalist Don Lemon is an eminent news anchor and reporter based in New York City, currently serving as the host for CNN Tonight. Born on 1 March, 1966 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Don Lemon is 51 years old as of 2017. Don is not married and came out as gay. He is currently dating boyfriend John Byrne who is a choreographer. Her total net worth and salary is calculated to be around $3 million.
Net Worth and Salary
Lemon's bio states that he graduated with a degree broadcast journalism from Brooklyn College, Brooklyn. Lemon had already took the first step in his journalism career while still in college when he began working for WNYW as their news assistant in New York City. Lemon has come a long way since initially starting his career and has accumulated a lot of net worth by working for variety of stations and channels. His immense hard work and dedication has garnered him a net worth of approximately $3 million. Likewise, his annual salary amounts to $125,000. Lemon commenced his career as a weekend anchor for WBRC and WCAU and worked his way to serving KTVI St. Louis as an anchor and investigative reporter. He got a huge break in his career after landing the job as a reporter and local news anchor for NBC O&O station WMAQ-TV in 2003. During his time at NBC, he has served many shows including news correspondent for Today and Nightly News, anchor for Weekend Today and MSNBC and reported for NBC News's New York City operations. Lemon strived for further success and in September 2006 joined CNN where is still working as a news reporter and anchor. He is the prime time anchor and screen reporter for the Network Newsroom and also covered major stories including the inauguration of ex-president Barack Obama in 2013.
Marital Status and Affairs
Don Lemon has faced many controversies regarding his personal life and sexual orientation. He had never been seen with a girlfriend and had not shared any news about having a romantic relationship with the opposite sex which sparked the rumours about him being gay. In 2010, Lemon put the rumours to rest and came out as gay. He is not yet married but is in a relationship with boyfriend John Byrne who is a choreographer.
Height and Weight
Don Lemon is a very smart and witty man with the height of 5 feet and 6 inches. He is quite handsome and despite being gay, has gathered a lot of attention from his female fans.
Wiki and Facts
Don has won multiple awards for his outstanding contribution which includes Emmy Award for special report on real estate market in Chicago, Edward R. Murrow Award, DART award and other various awards for his reports on Hurricane Katrina and AIDS epidemics. He is a victim of sexual abuse as a child and had trauma related to it. More information about his bio can be found in his Wikipedia page.