Arianna Huffington Net Worth, Biography, Age, Career, Thrive

Published Date   08th Aug. 2017, 23:34 pm
Arianna Huffington Net Worth, Biography, Age, Career, Thrive
Quick Info
Birth Name: Arianna Huffington
Date of Birth: 15/07/1950
Age: 70 years old
Nationality: Greek / American
Net Worth: $ 50 million

Arianna Huffington is a well-known Greek American author, columnist, and businesswoman who is known best to be the founder of The Huffington Post. Arianna Huffington net worth is known to have been arisen from her sites, books, and shows. Arianna Huffington is known for her political involvement in the 1990s and also for her work in various shows for BBC. Arianna Huffington is thus regarded as one of the world’s most powerful women.


The prominent and talented Greek American author, businesswoman and columnist Arianna Huffington is known best for being a popular conservative commentator in the 1990s when her then husband Michael Huffington was running for the Senate for the US House of representatives. Arianna Huffington net worth is known to have been amassed from her work in various shows like Saturday Night at The Mill, Both Sides Now, Any Questions?, Call My Bluff and Face the Music. Arianna Huffington Thrive book has won huge appreciation. Arianna Huffington bio can be found on various social media sites.

Born and Early Life

Arianna Huffington was born Αριάδνη-Άννα Στασινοπούλου on July 15, 1950, in Athens, Greece. Arianna was born to her parents Konstantinos Stasinopoulouand Elli. Arianna’s father was a  journalist and management consultant.  She spent most of her childhood days along with her sister Agapi. Her sister is known to be an author, speaker, and performer. Arianna later moved to the United Kingdom at the age of 16 to receive her further education. Arianna Huffington went on to become a naturalized American citizen in 1990.  Arianna Huffington is of Greek and American nationality and white ethnicity.


Arianna Huffington received her education from Girton College, Cambridge. She was the first foreign and third female President of the Cambridge Union. She went on to study economics.


Arianna began her career in 1979 when she went on to work with Bob Langley as the co-host of BBC1’s late night talk and entertainment show Saturday Night At The Mill. She was seen in 12  of its editions. In the same years, she went on to release a solo album by Irene Papas entitled Odes, with music performed by Vangelis Papathanassiou with Polydor Records. Arianna Huffington came into the limelight when her husband unsuccessfully rose for U.S. Senate bid in 1994 as a Republican.

Eventually, Arianna began working at the weekly radio show in Los Angeles called Left, Right. & Center. Arianna Huffington is known to have led The Detroit Project which was a public interest group lobbying automakers to start producing cars running on alternative fuels that gained her huge recognition. Arianna Huffington went on to appear as a panelist BBC Radio 4 political discussion program, Any Questions?. Also, she was seen in BBC television panel games Call My Bluff and Face the Music. Arianna is known to have been the co-host of BBC’s late night chat show Saturday Night at The Mill and also the co-host of the weekly, nationally syndicated, public radio program Both Sides Now. Arianna Huffington career has also taken her to be the cast of Seth MacFarlane’s animated series, The Cleveland Show. Arianna Huffington currently works for the Berggruen Institute, the Center for Public Integrity, Uber and Onex Corporation as its board member. She also serves as a counselor for a One Young World.

The Huffington Post

Arianna Huffington then went on to host a website called Arianna Huffington became the co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post. The Huffington Post is also known as Huff Post is a politically liberal American news and opinion website. The site has both localized and international editions and was founded by Andrew Breitbart, Arianna Huffington, Kenneth Lerer, and Jonah Peretti. The Huffington Post was launched on May 9, 2005. It is now owned by AOL.


Arianna Huffington has authored many books. Arianna Huffington published The Female Woman, After Reason, Maria Callas: The Woman Behind the Legend, The Gods of Greece, The Fourth Instinct Picasso: Creator and Destroyer, and Greetings from the Lincoln Bedroom in the 19th century. She is known to have published How to Overthrow the Government, Pigs at the Trough, Fanatics & Fools On Becoming Fearless…In Love, Work, and Life, Right is Wrong, Third World America and The Sleep Revolution in the 2000s. Arianna Huffington Thrive released in 2014 has gained huge attention and appreciation from the readers. Her books have been well received but have also been claimed for plagiarized content.

Net Worth and Salary

Arianna Huffington net worth is known to have been amassed from her work in The Huffington Post and also from her business venture. Arianna Huffington net worth is estimated to be $ 50 million according to various sources. Arianna Huffington net worth is known to have been sourced from $ 4 million a year that she earned from AOL for The Huffington Post. She received $ 18 million from the sales of The Huffington Post to AOL. Arianna Huffington net worth is known to increase in the coming years through her various future endeavors.

Personal Life

Arianna Huffington is known to be single at present. Arianna Huffington was married to her husband Michael Huffington. The couple met in 1985 and a year later on April 12, 1986, they were married. The couple went on to have two daughters named Isabella and Christina. They soon moved to Santa Barbara, California. Arianna supported her husband Michael when he ran as a Republican for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives in 1992. Michael went on to win by a significant margin. The couple went on to have a divorced in 1997. A year later it was revealed that Michael Huffington was bisexual and that Arianna was supportive of Michael.

Body Measurements

Arianna Huffington stands tall at the height of 5 feet 10 inches. Arianna Huffington age at present is 67. However, Arianna Huffington age exceeds her bubbly personality and youthful looks. Arianna weighs 68 kgs. Her body measurement result to a hefty body type. Arianna has blonde hair that she likes to put long most of the time. Her feet size is known to be 10. Arianna Huffington is adored for her enthusiastic and strong personality.

Religious views

Arianna Huffington is known to be a very spiritual person. Arianna Huffington was in a relationship with her former boyfriend Bernard Levin in her youth. Both of them went on to explore the Rajneesh movement. She also went on to have a relationship with est founder Werner Erhard later in life. She also has been affiliated with John-Roger Hinkins’ Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness.

Awards and Recognition

Arianna Huffington has been honored with many awards till date for her remarkable work in the field of politics, media, and journalism. Arianna Huffington stands as a huge inspiration to many aspiring young females who want to gain success in the field of journalism. Arianna Huffington has been nominated a Primetime Emmy award for the category of Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program. She has been awarded a Glamour Award for The Visionary. Arianna Huffington has been named one of the Most Influential Women In Media by Forbes in 2009. Arianna Huffington has also been named one of the Top 100 in Media List by The Guardian. Also in 2014, she was named in the Most Powerful Woman in the World list of Forbes.

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