Barbara Walters Net Worth, Wiki, Age, Daughter, Health

Published Date   19th May. 2017, 02:31 am
Barbara Walters Net Worth, Wiki, Age, Daughter, Health
Quick Info
Birth Name: Barbara Jill Walters
Date of Birth: 25/09/1929
Age: 91 years old
Nationality: American
Net Worth: $ 7 million
Qualification: Graduated with a B.A. in English

American broadcast journalist, author, and television personality, Barbara Walters net worth has been accumulated from her exceptional work in ABC Evening News. Barbara Walters has appeared on many shows like Today, ABC Evening News, 20/20, The View, and more as a co-anchor, creator, executive producer and many other roles.


Barbara Walters is a well-known American journalist who has gained wide recognition from her work in The View. Barbara Walters net worth has been amassed from her various shows and her various books. The details of the very talented and renowned, Barbara Walters daughter, net worth, career, marital status and more can be found on several social media sites that are continuously observed by her fans all around the world. Barbara Walters twitter account has details of her private as well as professional life.


Barbara  was born on September 25, 1929, in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Barbara was born to parents Dena and Louis “Lou” Walters. She is of Poland, United Kingdom ancestry, and American nationality. Her father was a Broadway producer. Barbara has a brother named Burton who died of pneumonia and a sister Jacqueline who died of ovarian cancer.

Early Life & Childhood

Barbara Walters went on to attend Lawrence School based in Massachusetts. She then joined Ethical Culture Fieldston School and Birch Wathen School . She then joined Sarah Lawrence College from where she graduated with a B.A. in English.

Net worth & Career

Barbara Walters began working for WNBT-TV. Soon, she went on to work for CBS in 1955 as a writer on The Morning Show. Barbara Walters’s significant journalism career began in 1961 with her appearance on NBC’s The Today Show. She soon went on to work as a reporter, editor, and writer. She became the first female co-host in The Today Show. Soon, Barbara began appearing ads a co-anchor in ABC Evening News. She was also the co-anchor of 20/20. During the time, Barbara interviewed many elites. Barbara Walters joined The View in 1997 as a host and retires in 2014. In 2014 and 2015, she hosted the 10 Most Fascinating People series. From 2016, Barbara retired from her overall work.

Barbara Walters is the author of the book How to Talk with Practically Anybody about Practically Anything which was released in 1970. The book has been translated into at least 6 languages. She also released her autobiography in 2008 which was titled Audition: A memoir.

Barbara Walters net worth is estimated to be $ 150 million according to many sources. Barbara Walters net worth is known to be very high due to her outstanding work in the field of TV journalism. Barbara Walters net worth has been accumulated from her huge salary of $ 7 million annually. Barbara Walters net worth has been coming out of her work in shows like ABC Evening News, Today, 20/20, The View and more. Barbara Walters net worth is expected to increase in coming days.

Body measurements

Barbara Walters age at present is 87 years. Barbara Walters age has not stopped her from working as hard as her youth. Barbara Walters has body measurement and a juvenile face. Barbara Walters stands tall at the height of five feet five inches and weighs 57 kgs.


Barbara Walters health has been degrading these few years. Walters had an open heart surgery to replace a faulty aortic valve in 2010. She is currently suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, heart problems. Barbara Walters health began degrading in 2011 after which she was hospitalized and has not been out in the public.

Girlfriend, boyfriend, spouse

Barbara has been married four times. Barbara Walters was married to her first husband, Robert Henry Katz, in 1955. The couple got divorced 11 months later. She then married her second husband, Lee Guber who is a theatrical producer and theater owner.The couple got divorced in 1976. Barbara Walters daughter Jacqueline Dena Guber was born in 1968 with Guber. She then married her third husband, Merv Adelson who is the CEO of Lorimar Television. The couple divorced three years later. The couple then married two years after that and then divorced again in 1992.

Award & Recognition

Barbara Walters has been honored with many award nominations till date. She has won a NAACP Image Award for Best Talk Series in 2009. She has been awarded the 1998 Lucy Award. Barbara Walters has received a three Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host, and Best Talk Show in 1975, 2003, and 2009. She has also been nominated a dozen Daytime Emmy Awards for Best talk Show for The View. Barbara Walters Wikipedia page has details of her personal as well as professional life. The biography of the celebrated and talented Barbara Walters can be found on various social media sites like Wikipedia, twitter, Instagram, and more.

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