For those who are wondering who is Nigella Lawson, she is an English journalist, broadcaster, television personality, gourmet, and food writer. She has gained wide recognition from her work in her TV cooking Nigella Kitchen, The Taste, Nigella’s Chrisman Kitchen, and more. Nigella Lawson biography is given below.
Nigella Lucy Lawson was born on 6th January, 1960 in Wandsworth, London, United Kingdom. She was born to former Conservative MP and Chancellor of the Exchequer in Margaret Thatcher's government, Nigel Lord Lawson of Blaby and heiress of the J. Lyons and C fortune, Vanessa Salmon. Nigella’s mother, Vanessa died of liver cancer at the age of 48. Nigella spent most of her childhood days with her siblings, Dominic, Horatia, and Thomasina. Her sister died of breast cancer in her late 30’s.
Nigella Lawson attended many school like Ibstock Place School, Queen's Gate School and Godolphin and Latymer School. She then attended University of Oxford and graduated in medieval and modern language.
Career and Path
Nigella Lawson began her TV show career with her own cooking show, Nigella Bites and Nigella Bites Christmas Special. Since then, Nigella has been the host of many of her shows like Nigella Feasts, Nigella's Christmas Kitchen, Nigella Express, Nigella Kitchen, and Simply Nigella. Furthermore, Nigella has appeared in shows Like Top Chef, Iron Chef America: Super Chef Battle, The Taste, and MasterChef Australia Series 8'.
Is Nigella Lawson Married? Who is her Husband?
Nigella Lawson was
married to her first husband John Diamond in 1992 in Venice. Journalist Diamond met Lawson in 1986. Together the couple went on to give birth to children named Cosima and Bruno. In 2001 at the age of 47, Diamond died after he was diagnosed with throat cancer in 1997. After first husband, Nigella got married to Charles Saatchi in 2003. Nigella revealed that she was not happy with the relationship and there was controversy with photos of Saatchi grabbing Lawson by the neck after an argument was released. Lawson filed for a divorce from Saatchi which was finalized on 13th July, 2013. Nigella is currently single.
Height, Weight and Measurements
If you are wondering how old is Nigella Lawson, she is currently 57 years old as of 2017. Lawson stands tall at the height of 1.7 m. Nigella has an apple body shape and she wears dress size of 12. Nigella Lawson body measurements is 39-29-38 inches which is 99-74-97 in centimeter. She has gone through significant weight loss and it was possible mostly from dieting. At present, Lawson weight is 160 lbs. Nigella Lawson is known to have an estimated net worth of $ 25 million. Nigella Lawson’s net worth has been accrued from her vast salary coming from her work as TV show host. The very talented and smart, Nigella Lawson’s bio can be found on various social media sites like Wikipedia, Twitter, Facebook, instagram and more.