Who is Haley Joy Kotb?
Haley Joy Kotb is an America celebrity child. She is best known as the daughter of Hoda Kotb, an American broadcast journalist and author. Hoda and her fiance adopted Haley in 2017 and they named her after Halley’s Comet, which only appears once every 75 years.
Haley Joy Kotb Age
Joy is 5 years old as of 2022. She was born in 2017 in the United States. Hoda invites her family every year to celebrate Joy’s birthday.
Haley Joy Kotb Nationality
Joy holds the American nationality. However, many people are asking whether or not Joy is an Egyptian, probably because of her physical appearance. Well, we are yet to verify this because Hoda has not revealed the biological parents of Joy.
Haley Joy Kotb Sister
Joy has a younger sister named Hope Catherine who was also adopted in 2019.
Haley Joy Kotb Education
Joy is in junior school and she is already pursuing her studied. Hoda posted a photo of her on Instagram drawing and coloring on a chart.
Haley Joy Kotb Parents
Hoda and her ex partner, Joel Schiffman, adopted Haley in 2017. Haley is the elder sister of Hope Catherine, who was also adopted in 2019. They have been great friends since day one, according to Hoda, who calls her youngest “a dream child.”
Before adopting Haley, Hoda believed for many years that she would never be a mom, especially after being diagnosed with breast cancer at age 42 and being unable to conceive after treatment.
Hoda and Joel, who were set to marry in 2020, ended called it quits in January 2022. Even though they are no longer a couple, they are still committed to parenting together as friends.
Hoda Kotb Salary and Net Worth
Kotb earns an estimated annual salary of $8 million every year. Through her career as a journalist, she has also made her wealth and as of 2022, she has an estimated net worth of $30 million.
Hoda Kotb First Marriage
Kotb was initially married to tennis coach, Burzis Kanga. They married in 2005 and their marriage lasted for 3 years. Their marriage came to an end in 2008.
Hoda Kotb Health
Kobt is a breat cancer survivor. She went through mastectomy in March 2007 and after a full recovery, she started advocating for breast cancer awareness.
Hoda Kotb NBC
Hoda serves as the primary co-anchor of the NBC News morning program Today and the co-host of its fourth hour, which focuses on entertainment. She was employed by NBC News as a correspondent for Dateline NBC and all of the NBC News networks in April 1998.
With Savannah Guthrie as his co-anchor, Kotb took over for Matt Lauer, who had been fired by NBC News due to allegations of sexual misconduct, on January 2, 2018. Since Lauer was fired on November 29, 2017, she and Guthrie had served as interim co-anchors.
Hoda Kotb Family
Hoda was born to parents from Egypt. She spent a year living in Egypt with her family before moving to Nigeria. She has a brother named Adel and a sister named Hala as siblings.
Her father, Abdel Kader Kotb, was an expert in fossil fuels, and her mother, Sameh Kotb, was employed by the Library of Congress. Abdel died in 1986 at the age of 51.