Bill Whitaker

Bill Whitaker is a famous journalist, working with CBS News broadcast. He was born to Mary and William Whitaker on 26th August, 1951. He did her under graduation in American history and graduation in African-American studies. He started his career in journalism at KQED in 1979 and currently is working with CBS.

Bill is married and a father of two, a son and a daughter. He is residing happily with his family in Los Angeles and has plans of moving if needed, if it helps him in his career. He has experience of interviewing great personalities, like Michelle Obama. He has also won awards in his journalism career.

Personal life

His birth place is Philadelphia and nationality is American. He attended Hobart College and completed his graduation in African American studies. He has remarked his career by covering news on almost all niches. Not a lot is shared about her personal life except, about her marriage and children. His wife’s name is Terry and the couple has two children named as Gail Whitaker and Lesley. He has received Doctorate degree twice in his career and his profession has provided him with good name and fame.

Net worth

His net worth is $75000 and this is the result of his hard work and achievements. We wish him good luck for his career.

Social media

He is a social person with accounts on facebook and twitter. His fan followers are happy to stay updated with his activities.


He started his career in journalism with KQED, California, followed by working with WBTV and now he is working with CBS News. He got promotions in CBS and he won Emmy Award for his outstanding performance. While working with WBTV, he got to learn new things and also got a chance to implement them in his career. Overall, he has a bright career.

Last Modified: Mar 7, 2020

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