Fareed Zakaria Wiki, Bio, Wife, Religion and Net Worth

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Fareed Zakaria Wiki, Bio, Wife, Religion and Net Worth

Quick Information

Date of Birth/Birthday January 20, 1964
Age 53 Years 2 Month(s)
Nationality American, Indian
Profession/Occupation Journalist
Working For/Engaged On CNN's Fareed Zakaria GPS and writes for The Washington Post
Wife/Spouse Paula Throckmorton
Married Yes (1997)
Divorced Not Yet
Girlfriend/Dating Not Yet
Gay/Lesbian No
Ethnicity Mixed(Indian)
Net Worth $4 Million Dollars
Height/Tall 1.68 m (5 feet 8 inches) - approx.
Weight N/A
Children/Kids N/A

Fareed Zakaria born as Fareed Rafiq Zakaria is one of the most popular journalists and author in America. He was born on 20th January 1964, which makes his age 51.

His birthplace is Bombay, which lies in Maharashtra, India. His nationality is American. He is a Muslim by religion. He was raised in an Indian Muslim family. His parents are Rafiq Zakaria and Fatima Zakaria.

His father was a politician, and his mother was the editor of the Sunday Times of India. He studied at the Cathedral and John Connon School in Mumbai.

He completed his Bachelor of Arts from Yale University. In 1993 he earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Government from Harvard University. His dedication to work and creativity has taken him to the height of fame.

In 1992 he became the managing editor of Foreign Affairs when he was only 28. He also worked as the Adjunct Professor at Columbia University and taught international relations at a seminar.

He became editor of Newsweek International in October 2000 also worked as the weekly columnist for the same. Currently, he is working at Washington Post as a weekly columnist.

He has worked in various magazines like New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The New Yorker, The New Republic and also as a wine columnist for Slate.

He has also appeared in various TV shows most notably in Fareed Zakaria GPS (Global Public Square). The show was premiered on CNN in June 2008.

The show is one of the most popular talk show discussing international issues and has hundreds of millions of viewers. Despite his popularity in television, he is not seen in the movies yet.

He is also a famous and influential writer. His popular books are The Post- American World and The Future of Freedom.

His book The Future of Freedom defines the democracy in the Western world as a liberal democracy, which is the combination of participatory politics and Constitutional liberalism.

He is an average tall guy. His ethnicity is Caucasian. He is quite popular in social networking sites like Facebook. He is an active user of Instagram and regularly posts pictures to be in touch with supporters.

He has many followers from around the world on Twitter, and he addresses his fans from the site. Recently some shirtless pictures, which were said to be his, were leaked to the media.

My latest special, assessing Barack Obama's legacy, airs tomorrow night at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN:

However, the man in the pictures was verified not to be him later. His detailed biography can be found on IMDb. More information regarding him can be read from wiki websites like Wikipedia.

He is married to Paula Throckmorton Zakaria. The couple has three children (kids). Currently, he lives in New York City with his wife, his son Omar and two daughters Lila and Sofia.

He is very much committed to the relationship with his wife, and there is no such news of him getting a divorce from his wife. He does not have an affair with anyone nor has a girlfriend.

He is not dating anyone right now. He is quite successful financially as he has the estimated net worth of $4 million dollars. He is definitely not gay however he has not formally spoken about his sexual preferences.