Bob Woodruff Net Worth

Published On: 27 Mar, 2016

Bob Woodruff Net Worth

Bob Woodruff is a very famous American journalist. He is the specialist in television and puts his view on television stars and different series of TV. He started his career in the year 1989. In December 2006 he succeeded Peter Jennings as the co-anchor of ABC News’s weekday news broadcast, World News Tonight. He is very famous for his above work. During the roadside bomb in Iraq, he was badly wounded. This incident was in January 2006, and it was chaos. For 36 days continuously he was kept in the medically induced coma to assist for his recovery. During his recovery, he was replaced by Charles Gibson and Diane Sawyer. His real name is Robert Warren Woodruff.

He was born on August 18, 1961, in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States. He is currently 54 years old. He is the son of Frances Ann and Robert Norman Woodruff Jr. They were both real estate agents. He completed his school graduation in the year 1979 from Cranbrook Kings wood school. It is a private school. He completed his bachelor degree from Colgate University in the year 1983. He was a lacrosse player. Also in the year 1987, he earned J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. He is an alumnus of “Theta Chi Fraternity.” After his graduation from the law school, he worked at Sherman & Sterling as a bankruptcy associate. Later in the year 1989, he went to Beijing to teach law. During the Tiananmen Square protests in 1989, he was hired by the CBS News as an on-screen interpreter.

After that, he left his law career and became a full-time correspondence. He worked for several local stations and in the year 1996 he moved to ABC News. He has received many awards in the field of journalism. Some of his awards are Radio and Television Association’s David Bloom Award for Excellence in Enterprise, in the year 2007 he won Peabody Award, Civilian Service Award in the year 2007, and American Legion National Commander Public Relations Award in the year 2013.

His wiki and bio contain information about his career, personal life, and the awards he has received. He has a very high net worth and has an excellent salary. He got married to Lee Woodruff. His wife is beautiful and is an independent woman. In the name of children, he has four children. He has three daughters and a son. All together they a have a beautiful family. He is a renowned personality today, and many people follow him as a mentor.