| Date of Birth : Nov 15th, 1948
| Age : 71 Years old
Net Worth and Salary
Bob Beckel net worth is an estimated $10million. While he received huge salary per year from FOX News as they sure pay a healthy salary to their employees up at the FOX. This spectacular wealth comes from his critical analysis skills and a long hard, successful career. Bob Beckel’s fame also boosts his net worth somewhat. And with the way he is going, surely a few million dollars will add up to his fortunes. Beckel’s educational qualifications include a BA from Wagner College in Staten Island. After graduating from college, Beckel became a Peace Corps volunteer in the Philippines from 1971 to 1972 and later was a graduate school professor of politics at George Washington University. Bob Beckel’s political career heightened in 1977 when he joined the United States Department of State as deputy assistant secretary of state for congressional relations. Other highlights of Beckel’s career include being the campaign manager for Walter Mondale's 1984 presidential campaign and in 2002 when he managed Alan Blinken’s campaign - the Democratic nominee for United States Senate in Idaho. Bob Beckel’s proficiency in political analysis only flourished at Fox News when he was a co-host of The Five. He co-hosted about 708 episodes and left in June 2015. Beckel was also offered the honor of offering commentary in the 2016 election by CNN in October 2015. On January 16, 2017, Beckel rejoined The Five as co-host after performing a serious back surgery that kept him away from the screen for a long time. He also worked as a columnist and writer for a decade at “USA Today”. He wrote and published his book “I Should Be Dead: My Life Surviving Politics, TV, and Addiction” on November, 2015.
Is Bob Beckel Married or Divroced? Who is his Wife?
Bob Beckel got married to his wife Leland Ingham in 1992. Bob had two children with his wife Leland. But after 10 long years of married life, Bob Beckel and Leland Ingham got separated and things ended in divorce in 2002. There were no rumors of extra-marital affairs but Bob was then a raging alcoholic and also a drug addict. These might be the reasons for the couple’s divorce. At 68 years of age, Bob Beckel does not have a spouse currently and is recovering from alcoholism.
Height and Weight
Being short at height has not hampered Bob Beckel’s career because he is so successful and phenomenal at what he does. His height is at 5 feet 1 inch (1.54 meters) and weighs somewhere around 85 kg. He is characterized by his short height and broad body. He is not known for having an ideal body right from his youth and still is a very heavy man. This abnormal physique might have to do something with his addiction of alcohol.
Wiki and Facts
Bob Beckel is an active celebrity on social media too. He has 137 followers on Twitter. Even though he is also available on Facebook, Google+ and other social networking sites, Bob is mainly available on Twitter. Find Bob Beckel on Twitter as @RobertGBeckel. His full biography can be accessed from Bob Beckel Wikipedia as well as IMDB pages.
Bob Beckel is a political pundit and analyst by profession born on November 15, 1948 in New York City. Bob Beckel’s birth name is Robert Gilliland Beckel as illustrated in his biography. Of American nationality and white ethnicity, Bob grew up in Lyme, Connecticut. He was born to parents Cambridge Graham Beckel, Jr. and Ellen Gilliland Beckel. He has a sibling brother Graham Beckel. Bob Beckel works for Fox News Channel as a political analyst and commentator.