David Muir Biography

David Muir

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Birth Name: David Muir
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Birth Sign: scorpio
Age:   43 Years
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David Jason Muir (born November 8, 1973) is an American journalist. He is also an anchor of ABC World News Tonight with David Muir, the news department of the ABC broadcast-television network based in New York City. He was born in Syracuse, New York, United States of America to Ronald Muir and Pat Mills. He was raised in Onondaga Hill. He has one older sibling, Becky, three nieces and one nephew. He is an American. He attended Onondaga Junior-Senior High School, Park School of Communications at Ithaca College, the Institute on Political Journalism and the University of Salamanca in Spain.

There is not any information about his personal matters like his love affairs and married life. Maybe he is more interested in keeping this thing secret. There is some rumor about his personal life like being gay; dating girlfriend, boyfriend but it is not official. According to source, he is not married and he is also not divorced. In some website and media his name is connected with some people but it is all a fake news and rumor. After his graduation, he worked as an anchor and reporter in WTVH Television. From 2000 to 2003, he worked for WCVB television. And then he was involved with ABC news as anchor of news program in ABC news. He also won an Emmy Award for ABC News based in New York. There is no exact data about his salary but it is rumored that his net worth is about $3.2 Million. He also used Facebook and twitter frequently.

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Born on Syracuse, New York

1973 8th of December

He was born in an upper class family to Ronald Muir and Pat Mills. He was raised in Onondaga Hill along with his older sibling, Becky. He is good both in English and Arabic. He received his formal education from Onondaga Junior-Senior High School.


Graduated from Onondaga Junior-Senior High School

1991 of December

After completing his formal education from Onondaga Junior-Senior High School, he graduated from there in May 1991. It is also believed that he graduated from there with some honor. Apart from education, he was also actively involved in sports.


Graduated from Park School of Communications

1995 of December

After completing his high school education, he attended Park School of Communications at Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York. He graduated from there with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism in May 1995. While he was there, he also attended the Institute on Political Journalism.


Started working at WTVH television


After completing his education from Park School of Communications at Ithaca Collage, he joined WTVH television. He worked as an anchor and reporter at WTVH television. He was highly apprecited for his repots from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Israel, and the Gaza Strip following the 1995 assassination of Israeli Prime Minister.


Honored with Best Enterprise Reporting and Best Televisio


While working for WTVH television, he was honored with Best Enterprise Reporting and Best Television Interview, for his work from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Israel, and the Gaza Strip following the 1995 assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitshak Rabin.


Joined WCVB television


After working at WTVH television for five years, he resigned from there and began working with WCVB television. Here he worked as an anchor and reporter. He was also honored with various prestigious awards for his work in WCVB television.


Won Edward R Murrow Award


His time in WCVB television was also fruitful. There he won the regional Edward R. Murrow award for his investigative reporting. He also won the National Headliner Award and Associated Press honors for tracing the path of the hijackers involved in the September 11 attack.


Joined ABC News

2003 of December

After working in WTVH television and WCVB television for less than a decade, he finally joined ABC news. There he worked as as anchor of the overnight news program World News Now. For his work, in 2013, he was promoted to co-anchor ABC's 20/20.


Listed on People Magazine's Sexiest men alive


Muir's work is well appreciated by all those who know him. In the recent dates, he was listed as one of Peoples Magazine's Sexiest men alive in 2014. He has also nominated in various other awards in the recent days.

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