Joan Lunden Biography

Joan Lunden

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Birth Name: Joan Lunden
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Birth Sign: virgo
Age:   66 Years
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Joan Lunden a full name Joan Elise Blunden is a popular journalist from Fair Oaks, California united states. She is the daughter of Gladyce Lorraine and Erle Murray Blunden who is a physician. She studied anthropology in the previous Mexico City site of Universidad de Las Americas. She started her profession from California city .she is a successful journalist, an author and a host in the television show. She specially hosted the television show of KCRA’s channels.

She married to Michael A. Krauss in 1978 but she cannot live long life with him. So she got a divorce in 1992. She gave birth to three children with him Jamie Beryl Krauss, Lindsay Leigh Krauss and Sarah Emily Krauss. In April 18 2000, she again got into a marital relation after short time affair with her boyfriend Jeff Konigsberg. Now her married life with her spouse is going on and she has four children with him. In 1982 to 1983 she was nominated and got voted for the "career mother of the year" by the nationwide organization of baby services. She got abundant honors and award. After bravely battling breast cancer for nine months, Joan Lunden is now in remission. Her salary is very high and she is the richest journalist. Her net worth is still unknown. 


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born on Fair Oaks, California united states

1950 19th of December

She was born in Fair Oaks, California united states. Gladyce Lorraine and Erle Murray Blunden are her parents. Lunden changed her ethnicity to Judaism after marrying Krauss. She studied anthropology in the previous Mexico City site of Universidad de Las Americas.


Hired as a trainee for KCRA's news department


She was hired as a trainee for KCRA's news department. After two year she rose up the rank and she became a weather person, reporter, and anchor for the station. Later she she took a job at WABC


joined on GMA


With David Hartman she joined on GMA as a host serving the main host for the show. Lunden and her husband, producer Michael Krauss, were also expecting with their first child when she took the job at GMA in an odd twist of fate.



married to Jeff Konigsberg


She married to Jeff Konigsberg after the divorce with Michael A. Krauss. She already had three children with Krauss. Later she had four children with Jeff Konigsberg. Now she is living with together Jeff Konigsberg.

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