Lester Holt Bio
| Date of Birth :|| Mar 8th, 1959
| Age :||59 Years old
| Net Worth :||$10 million
| Married :||Carol Hagen (m. 1982)
| Height :||1.87m
Lester Don Holt, Jr AKA Lester Holt was born on 8th March 1959 in Marin County, California, United States of America. Lester Holt parents are June (DeRozario) and Lester Don Holt, Sr. Lester Holt ethnicity is mixed with his parents. Lester Holt parents come from a Jamaican descendant from his mother’s side and the rest of West African and Scottish descendants. Lester Holt ethnicity is black and belongs to American nationality. Learn more about Lester Holt gay rumor, Is Lester Holt married, who is Lester Holt Wife, how many children have Lester got and more from this bio.
Education and Career
Lester went to Cordova High School in Rancho Cordova, California and completed his schooling in 1977 and later attended California State University in Sacramento majoring in Government but he never completed his graduation. He began to work as a reporter in WCBS-TV in 1981. After a year, he served as a weekend anchor and reporter in KNXT. From 1983 to 1986, he worked as a TV anchor in WCBS and became a TV anchor and reporter until the year 2000. Since then he started working in NBC News and performed his duty as a MSNBC correspondent, as a co-anchor in Weekend Today, as a fill-in anchor in Today and as a weekend anchor in NBC Nightly News. At present, he is a NBC news anchor since 2007, dateline NBC anchor since 2011 and NBC Nightly News anchor since June 2015.
Wife, Family and Children and Gay Rumor
Lester Holt family consists
of four members including his wife and two sons. Professionally, Lester Holt wife is Carol Hagen who has been in the lime light because of Lester himself. Lester Holt wife was born in Seattle, Washington since almost from two decades. Lester Holt wife looks like an educated woman but her educational degree records are not available yet. Lester Holt wife is an actress and has also become the judge of various television shows like Bristol where she was the only female judge. Currently, Lester Holt family is residing in New York. Few years back, Lester Holt gay image was portrayed by the media and in the internet. But on the other side the he is happily married and enjoying his comfortable life with his wife and sons. So there are no evidences to prove Lester Holt gay.
Lester Holt children are named as Stefan and Cameron. Today, Lester Holt children are successful in their respected career. Lester Holt son Stefan completed his graduation from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA and currently is the morning news anchor at WMAQ-TV NBC5 Chicago. Lester Holt son Cameron completed both his bachelor’s and master’s degree from Stanford University majoring in mathematical and computational science, and management science and engineering respectively. Since June 2013, he is an associate in Morgan Stanley in New York.
Lester Holt Net worth and Salary
At present, Lester Holt net worth is $10 Million. Lester Holt salary is $1.5 Million per year. He earns his salary by hosting popular shows like NBC's 'Today' and 'Nightly News'.