Ricardo Leon Sanchez de Reinaldo is a Cuban-American journalist, writer, as well as radio host. Rick Sanchez is a consultant to RT America and was a writer for Fox News Latin formerly. He was indeed a former correspondent for Mundo Fox, the Spanish speaking network.
Rick Sanchez Bio: Age, Early Life, Education
He was born in Guanabacoa, Cuba, and moved to the United States of America just at age of two (USA). He finished high school at Hialeah High School and earned a Journalism Scholarship from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
He keeps the name of his father hidden, but Beth Smith is his mother. When he was born in Cuba, he moved to Florida, USA, with his mother when he was 2 years old. He was raised in the suburbs of Florida throughout his early childhood.
He entered Mae M. Walters Elementary School and Henry H. Filer Middle School as part of his schooling. He goes to Hialeah High School for his high school diploma. And, in 1977, he graduated. The Moorhead State University of Minnesota later offered him a football scholarship.
Later, he won another CBS/WCCO Journalism scholarship. So, in 1979, he moved to Minnesota University of Minneapolis to study journalism. After this, he qualified with a B.A. Journalism Degree
Rick Sanchez Dating History And Marriage Details
He is enjoying the good married life with her after dating Suzanne for a long time. They have 4 kids, three of whom are sons and a daughter.
Rick Sanchez Body Measurements
Rick Sanchez is born in Guanabacoa, Cuba, a township in Havana, on July 3, 1958. Only at age of two, he then moved the family with his parents to the United States. He is 62 years old at the moment and his birth sign is Cancer. Rick grew up in the Florida city of Hialeah. His dad worked as a driver for a tractor, a dishwasher, and a factory worker. Instead of his birth name, Ricardo Leon Sanchez de Reinaldo, he prefers to be named Rick Sanchez.
Rick Sanchez has managed to maintain his body. He stands strong, with an average weight and a height of 5 feet 9 inches. He has eyes that are black-brown and hair that is gray-brown.
Rick Sanchez Career Details
After studying journalism at the University of Minnesota, Rick Sanchez began his journalism career. The first job he did was at the CMT. He then joined WSVN in Miami in 1982. There, for a brief period, he worked as a weekend anchor. He worked for KHOU afterward, too. In each career, he worked hard. Finally, he joined MSNBC in 2001.
But he quit MSNBC after a couple of years and used to work for WTVJ and WBZL. Also, his employer had changed. He began working for CNN in 2004. He went on to work for CNN until 2010.
In 2010, he was shot by CNN because of the scandals about his show. He offered to host “Rick’s List” even during his tenureship at CNN. He often served as a contributor to “Anderson Cooper 360°” and “CNN International.”
He subsequently began working in 2011 as a radio football announcer. He worked as the analyst for the football team at Florida International University. Finally, he joined Fox News in 2012. He currently serves as a reporter for FOX News Latino for Fox News. Likewise, he is also a correspondent for Mundo Fox, the Spanish language network.
He served for Clear Channel member WIOD 610 AM radio from 2013 to 2015 as well.
In 1983, he received the EMMY award for his show, ‘When I left Cuba.’
Rick Sanchez Awards And Accomplishments
Sanchez wrote an article about himself that claimed that he had changed from a Cuban journalist to an American television reporter, earning an Emmy Award for his series When I left Cuba in 1983.
Rick Sanchez Net Worth
A lot of money was earned by Rick Sanchez as a salary and other wages. He has thus made a hefty amount of net worth. No detailed stats are available about it. But several sources that say it’s about $1 million.
Rick Sanchez Social Media Presence
On Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, he’s available. However, on Twitter, he has more than 65.7K followers, more than 28K Facebook followers, and over 1K Instagram followers. Also, as a journalist, his salary is about $38k per year.