| Date of Birth :|| Dec 30th, 1953
| Age :||64 Years old
Meredith Vieira is a renowned name in the field of American journalism. She was born with the birth name Meredith Louise Vieira on the 30th of December, 1953, to mother Mary Elsie Rosa and Edwin Vieira. She was born in Providence, in Rhode Island, but was raised in East Providence. She has four elder brothers and is of Portuguese descent, being a second generation Portuguese-American. She is American by nationality and white by ethnicity. Talking about her education, she graduated the Lincoln school for girls, in Providence in 2971. Her higher qualifications include a degree in English from Tufts University in 1975. Meredith is Roman Catholic by religion.
Career and Net Worth:
Meredith began her career in journalism as a news announcer for WORC radio. She entered the television reporting and anchoring for the WJAR-TV. From 1979 to 1982, she worked as an investigative journalist for WCBS-TV. She joined the CBS network in 1982, as a reported based in Chicago, and later as the correspondent for West 57th (1985–89) and 60 Minutes (1989–91). Finally she was the anchor of the show CBS Morning News from 1992-1993. She started working for the ABC network in 1994, as a correspondent for Turning Point and Intimate Portrait. She also was the co-host of the talk show The View until 2006. This was one of the most important posts of her life. In 2002, she became the host of the show Who Wants to be a Millionaire. Likewise, she has been a correspondent as well as contributor to the shows- Dateline NBC and Rock Center with Brian Williams. She was the host to the show- The Meredith Vieira Show, from 2014 to 2016. She hosted the NBC coverage of the 2012 Olympic Games, the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the Inauguration of Barack Obama as president. Although her annual salary is not known, it has been estimated that her net worth is near about 40 million dollars.
Meredith married her husband- Richard M. Cohen in 1986 and theirs has been one of the most successful relationships to last. She has three children Benjamin Edwin Cohen, Lily Max Cohen and the youngest being Gabriel Anthony (Gabe) Cohen. The family lives in Irvington, Westchester County, NY. She has been a dedicated mother, who turned down job offers to take care of her children, when they were young. Her husband is an accomplished journalist as well. With such a successful marriage, prospects of a divorce are very small.
Despite her age, Meredith is a beautiful woman, with a warm and friendly smile. She has an elegant poise and has maintained a healthy body. Her height is 5’3”, while her weight is not public knowledge. She has light brown hair. Her body measurements are not known, and her eye color is light brown as well.
Being a successful journalist, Meredith has a huge fan following on social media. Wikipedia has a separate page for her. She can be followed on Facebook and on Twitter at @meredithvieira.