Alan Colmes Biography

Published On Jun 08, 2017
Facts of Alan Colmes
Date of Birth: 1950 , September-24
Date of Death: 2017 , February-23
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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Firstly, Alan started his career as a stand-up comedian, however later he decided to pursue his career in radio and starting working at WABC for the morning drive slot. After working for few years, he moved to Fox News as co-host for the show, Hannity & Colmes.

Colmes' outstanding performance bridged him to run his own show, The Alan Colmes Show. He also appeared in a live program at Shovio.com's new broadcasting technology as well as in Talk Black TV and frequently appeared in Monica Crowley along with his sister-in-law.

Moreover, Alan also wrote his first non-fiction book, Red, White & Liberal: How Left is Right and Right is Wrong. The book was based on the issues as civil rights, the war on terror and the perceived liberal media bias. 

Moving towards his personal life, Alan Colmes married Dr. Jocelyn Elise Crowley. She is a professor of public policy at Rutgers University. The couple does not have any child. 

Alan died at the age of 66 because of lymphoma. He died at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan.

Colmes earns a good chunk of money through his career. He has involvements in different sectors through which he is earning around $2 Million as an annual salary. His current estimated Net worth is around $12 Million. 

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Born in Brooklyn.

September 24 , 1950

Alan Colmes born on 24th September 1950 in Brooklyn. He was born to Fay Colmes and grew up along with his siblings in Lynbrook. He holds an American Nationality and belongs to a white ethnicity.

Hired by WNBC.

1987

Alan Colmes started his professional career, working at WABC for the morning drive slot. After few months of Colmes at WNBC, the company was closed.

Started his own Show.

1994

After working for few stations, Alan was hired by Fox News, asking to run his own show, The Alan Colmes Show. He run a Live program at Shovio.com's new broadcasting technology, Talk Back TV. 

Debut his book, Red, White & Liberal.

2003

In 2003, Alan Colmes debut his non-fiction book named, "Red, White & Liberal: How Left is Right and Right is Wrong". The book was based on the issues of civil rights, the war on terror and the perceived liberal media bias. 

Married to

2003

Alan Colmes married to his long-term girlfriend, Dr. Jocelyn Elise Crowley. She is a professor of public policy at Rutgers University. The couple does not have any children yet. 

 

Died of Lymphoma.

February 23 , 2017

Alan died at the age of 66 because of lymphoma. He died at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan. Many celebrities and high-profile personalities attended his funeral.   

Current Net worth.

2017

Colmes earns the handsome amount of money through his career. He is involved in different sectors through which he earns around $2 Million as an annual salary. His present estimated net worth is $12 Million.