Who is Wolf Blitzer?
Wolf Blitzer is an American broadcast journalist and author. He anchors The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer which airs during weekdays at 6:00 p.m ET on CNN. In addition, he gives viewers in-depth reports on the day’s political, foreign, and breaking news headlines.
Wolf Blitzer Age
Blitzer is 74 years old as of 2022. He was born on March 22, 1948 in Augsburg, Allied-occupied Germany. He celebrates his birthday on 22nd of March every year.
Wolf Blitzer Height
Blitzer stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Wolf Blitzer Family
Blitzer was born in Augsburg, Germany. His mother, Cesia Blitzer was a homemaker while his father, David Blitzer was a home builder. His parents were Victims of the holocaust from the Auschwitz concentration camp in German-occupied Poland. The 1948 Displaced Persons Act allowed Blitzer and his family to settle in the United States.
Wolf Blitzer Wife
Blitzer married Lynn Greenfield in 1973. The couple live a happily married life with their one child. However, not much is known about their relationship.
Wolf Blitzer Ex-Wife
Blitzer has married once, there is no information about his ex-wife.
Wolf Blitzer Education
Blitzer graduated from Kenmore West Senior High School. He graduated with a B.A in history from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He holds a Master of Arts in International Relations from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.
Wolf Blitzer Salary
Blitzer earns an annual salary of $5 million. He works as an anchor at CNN.
Wolf Blitzer Net Worth
Blitzer has an estimated net worth of $25 million. He has earned this figure from his successful journalism career.
Wolf Blitzer CNN
Blitzer joined CNN in May 1990 and was assigned the role of military affairs reporter. He started hosting CNN’s Sunday morning interview show Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer in 1998, which was broadcasted in over 180 countries.
In 1999, he made his first appearance as an anchor on the daily broadcast The World Today. He began hosting his own show, Wolf Blitzer Reports, in 2000, and it lasted until 2005.
CNN revealed programming changes in January 2021, including the reduction of The Situation Room to one hour (6-7 p.m. (ET)) commencing April 26 and the promotion of Jake Tapper to Lead Washington host and the expansion of his program The Lead with Jake Tapper to 4-6 p.m. (ET).
Blitzer has worked with CNN for over 30 years, starting as a military-affairs journalist at the Pentagon in 1990. He has covered a wide range of big breaking news from throughout the world that have affected the worldwide political landscape over the years.
Wolf Blitzer Ukraine
During a session at The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, he invited Kristina Kvien, Ambassador to Ukraine. Kvien was there to demonstrate their support for Ukraine and the Ukrainian government.”
Wolf Blitzer Retire
Blitzer has not yet revealed his retiring plans. We are keeping in touch and we shall update this section once he reveals his retiring plans.
Wolf Blitzer Real Name
Blitzer’s birth name is Wolf Isaac Blitzer.