13 Interesting Facts About Brian Williams You Do Not Wish To Miss Out

Brian Williams is an American journalist working at NBC as managing director for NBC Nightly News and news anchor. He gained fame after his suspension for inappropriate news representation on the Iraq war in 2003. Brian is a well-experienced and loved news anchor for his outstanding news coverage skills.

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Brian Williams
  • Brian was born on May 05, 1959, in Ridgewood, New Jersey, in the United States.  He is 61 years of age. His birth sign is Taurus. Williams celebrates his birthday every May 05 in a dazzling ceremony alongside his friends, family, and relatives.
  • Brian was born and raised by both parents in Ridgewood, New Jersey, in the United States.  He is a handsome son to Gordon Lewis Williams, the father, and Dorothy May, the mother.  He holds an American nationality; citizenship, and he is of the white race. However, the famous news anchor has not shared details, including names, age, and occupation of his brothers and sisters in public. Our teams are reviewing this section, and we shall upload the information once we access it from our reliable sources.
  • Brian is a good-looking gentleman blessed with a tall well build body. His body measurements, including chest, waist, and hip size, are 44-36-43 inches, respectively. Williams has a height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85m) and weighs 158lbs (72 Kg). However, details about his shoe size are under review by our teams. Brian’s dazzling look is complimented by light brown skin, blonde hair, and brown eyes that make him unique and attractive.
  • Brian acquired his education in the United States of America. He obtained his high school education from Marter Dei High School. He later received a bachelor’s degree from The Catholic University of America. However, details about his profession are under review. Brian is also an alumnus of The George Washington University.
  • Brian is a married man as of 2021 database records. He is married to his longtime girlfriend, fiancée, and companion Jane Stoddard Williams. The couple dated for over three years before engaging and wedding in a colorful ceremony in 1986. Brian is one of few celebrities living a happy, successful marriage life. No information links the famous journalist to marital scandal, separation, or divorce claims.
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Brian Williams with wife, Jane Stoddard Williams
  • The marriage between Brian and Jane is blessed with two children, Alison Williams, and Douglas Williams. Brian is a responsible and caring father who devotes most of his free time nurturing and mentoring his children despite his busy schedule.
  • Brian commenced his career in 1981 at KOAM-TV as a general assignment reporter based in Pittsburg, Kansas. He later joined WCAU-TV as a reporter and news anchor based in Philadelphia. He worked at the station for some time before quitting in 1993.
  • In 1993, Williams secured employment with NBC News as a chief Whitehouse correspondent and newscaster for Weekend Nightly News.  He was later promoted as managing director for NBC Nightly News. Brian also anchored the news at MSNBC and CNBC besides Hosting the program, The News with Brian.
  • Williams has made several television appearances on The Daily Show, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
  • Brian has also garnered many awards for his outstanding performance as a news anchor, reporter, and host. He has won twelve Emmy awards for his unique presentation.
  • Brian raised an allegation of a helicopter he was using was hit by a grenade propelled by a rocket in Iraq during the 2003 Iraq war while on his official duty. An army officer on the same plane claimed that he did not remember if it was confirmed that William was on the same plane. Brian’s claims sparked heated debate and controversy that resulted in his suspension from service for false information and news presentation.
  • Brian is one of the highest-earning journalists in the United States. He is approximated to earn $13 million annually from his journalism work. He has never raised issues about his earning, and he loves his work as a news anchor, reporter, and managing director.
  • Brian is one of the richest and influential journalists in the United States. He is rated to be worth $41 million, including his earnings, revenue, and assets. Williams derives his massive wealth primarily from his journalism career alongside other investments. He owns expensive cars, houses and lives a luxurious lifestyle that is admired and inspires millions of people in the States and the world.
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