From the years he has been active in the industry; he has scaled up in his career and has achieved huge success in the field. Today with his soaring salary, his net worth is $4 million. By that, we can guess how hard working and determined one he has remained.
He was born and raised in Washington, D.C by his father George Graham Hume and his mother, Virginia Powell Hume. Brit Hume passed his Bachelor in Arts and English from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia in 1965.
Alexander Britton, famously known as Brit Hume, is commentator known for his 23-year long career with ABC News. With the excellence gained in his profession, he has earned worldwide recognition. He has already spent more than 37 years in the field of journalism field.
In the year 2016, he has been popular for his comments on Trump, Roger Ailes resignation, etc. Here, we will let you know all you need to know about Brit.
Let’s go back to his birth and know all about his career gradually. Brit was born on June 22, 1943. An American nationality, he has already lived more than seven decades of his life and has reached 73 years of age.
Talking about his personal life before his excellence in career, Brit Hume has been married twice in his life. He first got engaged to and married Clare Jacobs Stoner. Their love does not last long, and they got a divorce.
They had a son named Sandy Hume, who was an American journalist working for The Hill newspaper in Washington, D.C. He was also a managing editor at Fox News Channel. Sadly, Sandy Hume committed suicide in February 1998.
Later, Brit Hume fell in love with Kim Schiller, and they got married. Right now, she is a Vice President at Fox News Channel. Brit Hume and his wife Kim Schiller Hume are now happily married with three children: Louis Hume, Virginia Hume, and Alexander Hume, who are all successful in their careers.
There was once a rumor that Brit Hume was having an affair with Megan Kelly, she was most probably one of the hottest journalists on television. But she seems to have been a short-term girlfriend, and their relationship didn’t last long.
Brit was ambitious since his college days. After getting his bachelor’s degree, Brit Hume worked in newspaper companies like The Hartford Times Newspaper Company, United Press International, and the Baltimore Evening Sun. He also worked for ABC News for a very long time.
As Brit Hume has been a television journalist since a young age and at present, he has been working for Fox News Channel as a senior political analyst. He has made a great image for himself in the television industry.
He worked for twenty years as a consultant at ABC News and later served as a Chief on the same network for at least 3 years. He also served Fox News Channel for ten years as a managing editor. He joined FNC later in 2008.
Hume has already appeared as a guest on television shows like “The O’Reilly Factor”. He has also published two books, “Inside Story” and “Death and the Mines”.
Hume, for his outstanding work, was awarded an Emmy award in the year 1991. He was also awarded the title of ‘Best in the Business’ twice for his remarkable coverage of the White House by the American Journalism Review. He was later awarded a Sol Taishoff Award for his work in Journalism in the year 2003.
Concerning his height, Brit Hume is tall with a height of six feet and four inches. He has an average and healthy body figure.
He hasn’t undergone any plastic surgery including a facelift. Therefore, all such rumors can be deemed fake.
Sorry to see Greta go. I count her a friend and wish her and John the best. I hope I won’t drive her audience off. https://t.co/S3H3JyeA0w
— Brit Hume (@brithume) September 6, 2016
It’s only a start!
— Brit Hume (@brithume) September 8, 2016
What he react!
So aren’t you saying that I can’t judge racism because I’m white? And why is that not racist? https://t.co/Qizgtl0OLa
— Brit Hume (@brithume) September 16, 2016
Brit Hume is a very humble person with a great attitude and vision in life. He has been working hard throughout his career and is one of the most reliable media personalities.
As a fan, you can follow him on his official Twitter account. He is not very active on Facebook or Instagram. This great media personality could be an inspiration for those who wish to follow his line of career.