She was born on 22nd of December 1945 in Glasgow, Kentucky. She is a 74-year-old lady having dirty blonde hairs with light brown eyes. She is working as an active TV journalist since 1964.
Diane Sawyer Parents And Siblings
Her father’s name was Erbon Powers “Tom” Sawyers & her mother’s name was Jean W. Sawyers. She had one sister naming Linda Sawyers.
Diane Sawyer Body Measurements
Diane weighs around 58 kg in weight with height 1.74 m with body measurements 36-25-36 inches. Just due to her good personality she is still active & a successful TV journalist.
Diane Sawyer Education Details
After the completion of her high school in the year 1964, she then got graduated in B.A. from Wellesley College in the year 1967.
Diane Sawyer Career Details
After her graduation she started working as a weather reporter for WLKY for next few years. In 1970’s she joined White house as a press aide under the Nixon administration. At this time, she was very close to the US President Richard Nixon. She left politics & started her career again in television by becoming a news correspondent in Washington D.C. for CBS network.
In 1984, she had an opportunity to become the first female correspondent on 60 Minutes, a CBS news investigative-television programme. During her 5 long years of tenure with 60 Minutes, the programme regularly ranked the top 5 most watched programmes in the country.
She has a vast career & worked with many News channels like ABC News, Good Morning America, Prime Time Live and many more as a correspondent or co-anchor. Presently she is working with ABC World News as a special contributor.
Diane Sawyer Net Worth
Not only Diane is a successful TV journalist her annual income is also on the highest side which has been evaluated around $12M per year. She is top most paid TV journalist in US itself & topping the charts in CBS news network.
Diane Sawyer Property And House
After getting married to Mike Nichols, the couple purchased a luxurious house in town of Tisbury, Massachusetts on Martha’s Vineyard for $5.3M. The home was built in 1950 & is set on 17.5 acres.
Diane Sawyer Dating History
In the start of her career she was in relationship with Frank Gannon who was NBC television producer at that time. She was also in relationship with a diplomat naming Richard Holbrooke.
Diane Sawyer Married Life
She finally got married to a film producer naming Mike Nichols in 1988. The couple lived an impressive life. Nichols and Sawyer first met in 1986 in a flight to Paris. They were both dating other partners when they knew each other. Sawyer was living with the diplomat called Richard Holbrooke while Nichols had divorced his third wife, novelist called Annabel Davis-Goff, in 1986 and had been dating another woman. But when their romance took off, he ended the relationship and Sawyer split from Holbrooke. April 29, 1988, the two wed on Martha’s Vineyard. Both were happily married till the time Mike Nichols died at the age of 83 in the year 2014.
Diane Sawyer Children
Diane had no children of her own but Mike had three kids from her previous wife who were living with him only. He had two daughters naming Jenny & Daisy and had one son naming Max.
Diane Sawyer Achievements
As per Forbes magazine she was listed in as the world top 100 most powerful women in the year of 2009. Just for a surprise she has also won Junior Miss America which was held in the final year of her college time.
Diane is also quite active in the charity part too where she is continuously taking active participation in AIDS, Entertainment foundation programs and many more. All over she is a well-established celebrity across the globe and her career is still shining as a News correspondent.