Chris Wallace

Facts of Chris Wallace

Celebrated Name:Chris Wallace
Real Name/Full Name:Christopher W. Wallace
Age:74 years old
Birth Date:12 October 1947
Birth Place:Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height:1.78 m
Weight:70 kg
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse (Name):Lorraine Martin Smothers (m. 1997)
Children:Yes ( Peter Farrell Wallace, James Christopher Wallace, Megan Wallace, Andrew Wallace Chris Wallace, William Wallace Chris Wallace, Caroline Wallace, Catherine Wallace)

Chris Wallace is an American television anchor and political commentator who has won three Emmy Awards. He serves as the host of the Fox News Sunday show on the American commercial broadcast television network Fox News Channel.

Wallace is the only individual to date to have held the positions of host and moderator on multiple Sunday morning political discussion shows.

Chris Wallace’s early years and education

On October 12, 1947, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States, Christopher Wallace was born. He has American citizenship and is of white ethnicity.

Wallace is the son of Norma Kaphan and Mike Wallace. His father was an American journalist, actor, game show host, media personality, and longtime 60 Minutes reporter for the CBS television network.

When Wallace was a year old, his parents got divorced. Later, his mother wed Bill Leonard, a former president of CBS News and an American journalist and television executive.

The Hotchkiss School welcomed Wallace. He then enrolled at Harvard College, where he studied political science and graduated with a bachelor’s degree.

He worked as an on-air news reporter for the student radio station WHRB throughout his time in college. Wallace also submitted an application to Yale Law School’s law program.


Chris Wallace started his career at the Chicago-based FM radio station WBBM TV. Later, from 1975 to 1989, he worked as a reporter for the American commercial broadcast television network NBC, where he began his journalism career.

Later, Wallace relocated to NBC News’ Washington bureau to work as a political correspondent.

In 1982, he further made an appearance on the Today show as the co-anchor for Washington.

In 1982–1989, Wallace served as the principal White House correspondent. He also anchored the Sunday edition of NBC Nightly News and moderated Meet the Press (1987–1988).

Wallace joined ABC News in 1989 and served as the program’s senior correspondent as well as its host.

Wallace began working for the American Fox News Channel in 2003. He and Chris Wallace co-host Fox News Sunday. Along with Bill O’Reilly and Megyn Kelly, he also collaborated with other well-known journalists at Fox News.

How much is his net worth?

Chris Wallace, a well-known television anchor, has amassed a sizable income from his profession as a journalist. It is claimed that he makes close to $1 million per year at Fox News Channel. Wallace now has a $6 million net worth.

Personal life

Source: Heavy

Chris Wallace has had two marriages. In 1973, he wed Elizabeth Farrell for the first time. Peter, Andrew, Megan, and Catherine are the names of the couple’s four children. They were afterwards split apart.

In 1977, Wallace wed Lorraine Smothers for a second time. Sarah Smothers and Remick Smothers were the children of Lorraine and Dick Smothers, an American actor and comedian.

Wallace grew up with his brother Peter Wallace, who passed away in 1961 from injuries sustained after a deadly fall in Greece. The source claims that Peter wed Jennifer Breheny, a production associate for 60 Minutes.

Age, physical characteristics

Age: As of 2022, Chris Wallace is 74 years old.
Libra as a Birth Sign
He is 5 feet, 10 inches tall (1.78 meters), and standing.
Weight: He weighs about 80 kg in total.
Body measurements: At the age of 70, Evan has kept his body in good shape.

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