Who is Today’s Co-Host Hoda Kotb?
Hoda Kotb is a journalist and television personality famous as the co-host of NBC‘s Today show.
Hoda is a successful woman and one of the foremost well-known faces in the journalism field.
|Full Name||Hoda Kotb|
|Profession||Journalist, T.V. personality, Author|
|Popular for||NBC’s Host|
|Estimated Net Worth||Approx. $30 million(as of 2021)|
|Birthday and Zodiac|
|Age||56 years old (As in 2021)|
|Date of Birth||August 9, 1964|
|Birth Place||Norman, Oklahoma|
|School / University||Fort Hunt High School|
|Height||5 feet, 9 inches|
|Family & Relatives|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn|
Hoda Kotb Age, Height, Birthday, Parent
Kotb was born in 1964 to Egyptian parents, A.K. kotb and Samaha Kotb, in Norman, Oklahoma, the United States. She celebrates her birthday on 9th of August. By the end of August 2021, she will be 57 years old.
Her father was a fossil energy specialist who died at the age of 51, and her mother, Samaha Kotb, works at the Library of Congress. She is the middle child of the Kotb family who has a brother named Adel and a sister named Hala.
Hoda stands 5 feet 9 inches tall. She has managed to please a broad audience through her work.
Hoda Kotb Personal Life
In 2005, Kotb married a former tennis coach at the University of New Orleans, Burzis Kanga. But her marriage ended up in the year 2008. She disclosed her relationship with financier Joel Schiffman in 2013.
On February 21, 2017, Kotb announced that she had adopted a baby girl named Haley Joy Kotb after a battle with breast cancer that left her unable to conceive.
Later again, she announced that she is adopting another baby girl named Hope Catherine Kotb.
Hoda Kotb Career
Hoda started her journalism career as a news assistant for CBS News in 1986. She has also been serving as a correspondent for the network’s show Dateline NBC since 1998.
Regarding her writing career, Kotb has released several books, Where They Belong: The Best Decisions People Almost Never Made, I Really Needed This Today, This Just Speaks to Me, and many more.
Hoda Kotb Net Worth
The famous tv personality Hoda has an estimated net worth of $30 million as of today,2021.
Fun facts about Hoda
- Kotb was diagnosed with breast cancer in March 2007, for which she had a mastectomy and reconstructive surgery.
- Hoda has 1.8 million followers on her Instagram account and 1.2 million followers on Twitter(as in 2021).
- She started her career as a news assistant.
- She has already published several books, including an autobiography, “Hoda: How I Survived War Zones, Bad Hair, Cancer, and Kathie Lee.”
- Hoda is an advocate for breast cancer awareness.
- Kotb was awarded a “Daytime Emmy Award” for Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host in 2019.
Frequently asked Questions
- What nationality is Hoda Kotb?
She is an American born to immigrant parents.
- How tall is Hoda Kotb?
Hoda is 5 feet 9 inches tall.
- What is Hoda Kotb salary?
She earns $8 million annually.
- Did Hoda Kotb have cancer?
Yes, she was diagnosed with breast cancer in March 2007.