Likewise, Elizabeth Vargas was an anchor for ABC’s television newsmagazine 20/20 and ABC news for 14 years. She also anchored World news Tonight previously.
Elizabeth was born in Paterson, New Jersey in the United States of America. She was born to a father that worked in the United States Army. Her father was Colonel Rafael ‘Ralf’ Vargas and mother was Anne Vargas.
She spent her childhood moving from post to post in Germany and Belgium with her father’s post. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in journalism from the University of Columbia.
From the university, she made her debut broadcast from an affiliate of NBC called KOMU-TV.
Elizabeth was born on September 6th of 1962. She is 56 years of age as of 2018. Her Zodiac sign according to her birthday is Virgo. She belongs to the baby boomers generation.
Elizabeth is of tall height at 5 feet 10 inches and her weight is around 58 kgs. She has body measurements of 36-32-28 inches. Her body is an athletic type body with an inverted triangle shape. She is taller than another lady in the same field Abby Huntsman.
As a matter of fact, she has black hair with brown eyes that go perfectly with her white tone skin. Her body beautifully compliments her legs and face.
Elizabeth married singer-songwriter Marc Cohn on July 20 in 2002. They had previously dated for 3 years.
In addition to this, they bore 2 children during the course of their marriage. They had 2 sons named Zachary Raphael Cohn (born January 31, 2003) and Samuel Wyatt Cohn (born August 16, 2006).
They were married for 12 long years before unfortunately, their marriage came to an end in 2014. Entertainment Tonight announced that the two will go their separate ways in August 2014.
Although no official reason or statement was provided as to why the couple split, it is speculated that it was due to Elizabeth’s alcohol addiction.
Vargas has described herself as an alcohol addict.
Elizabeth is a well-respected T.V journalist and has achieved many things in her field.
Following four years at Chicago’s WBBM, Vargas hopped to NBC News in 1993 as a journalist for Dateline NBC and a sub stay for Today. In June 1996, she joined Good Morning America as the newsreader and Joan Lunden’s imaginable “beneficiary clear”.
Again, in June 1997, ABC elevated Vargas to primetime magazine demonstrate reporter, prevailing by Kevin Newman as a newsreader. In 2002, she was one of the stays for 20/20 Downtown, which was later rebranded Downtown before being rebranded again in 2003 as Primetime Monday before its end.
She later revealed incidentally for Primetime. She was likewise named grapple of World News Tonight Saturday and gave the chance to create specials for primetime. In November 2003, Vargas moved toward becoming grapple of World News Tonight Sunday. She was named co-grapple of 20/20 in May 2004.
In addition to this, Vargas was the main national nightly reporter Puerto Rican and Irish-American legacy and furthermore the third female stay of a system evening broadcast in the U.S. since Connie Chung and Barbara Walters.
She is especially pleased with an ABC uncommon report in which she addressed why the Laci Peterson case justified more consideration than two other comparative cases, one including a dark lady and the other including a Hispanic lady.
Another story she did, in light of the book The Da Vinci Code and the job of Mary Magdalene, helped fuel an across the nation religious discussion.
There is no exact information about Elizabeth’s Net worth but according to some tabloids, she is worth $6 million as of 2017. Not to mention, her reported salary is a whopping $750 thousand dollars annually.