Andrea Mitchell Biography

Updated On Jun 09, 2019 Published On Dec 01, 2015
Facts of Andrea Mitchell
Date of Birth: 1946 , October-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Andrea Mitchel
Birth Name Andrea Mitchel
Nick Name Andrea
Father Sydney Mitchell
Mother Cecile Mitchell
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New Rochelle
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For NBC New
Net Worth $5 million
Salary $750,000
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to Alan Greenspan (m. 1997), Gil Jackson (m. 1970)
Divorce Gil Jackson (D.–1975)
Education University of Pennsylvania
Awards News & Documentary Emmy Award
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Media personality, Andrea Mitchell is an American television journalist, anchor, reporter and commentator. She is best known for her work in with NBC News.

Andrea Mitchell's early life, married life, and divorce

Mitchell was born on 30 October 1946 in New Rochelle, New York. Her mother Sydney Mitchell was an administrator at the New York Institute of Technology in Manhattan while her father Cecile Mitchell was a chief executive officer.


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Regarding her ethnicity and nationality, Mitchell is a white American journalist.

In 1970, she got married to a man named Gil Jackson in a beautiful wedding ceremony, after months of dating. But unfortunately, after five years of marital relationship, the couple got divorced in 1975.

On April 1997, she got married for the second time and her second husband is Alan Greenspan. He is an American economist who is a former Federal Reserve of the United States from 1987 to 2006. 

They started their affair in 1984 despite the huge age difference of 20 years after dating for about thirteen years they got married. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was the man who pronounced them as husband and wife. They are still together and happy having each other as a loving spouse.

Her yearly salary estimated to be around $ 750 thousand and her current net worth is reported to be around $ 5 million.

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Married to Gil Jackson


Andrea Mitchell has been married twice. She was married to a man named Gil Jackson. He worked for Smith, Kline, and French in their publicity department. They got married in 1975. She was 29 years old when they got married.

Divorced with Gil Jackson


Andrea Mitchell's first marriage was not as perfect as her career. After having five years of married relationship, Andrea and Gil called off their marriage. Their marriage ended with divorce. They got divorced in 1975. They have no children together.

Began dating Alan Greenspan


After eight years of divorced, she fell in love with Alan Greenspan. They began their love relationship in 1984. Alan Greenspan is an American economist who is a former Federal Reserve of the United States from 1987 to 2006.

Married to Alan Greenspan


Andrea Mitchell got married for the second time in her life and that was with Alan Greenspan. They married almost after thirteen years of their relationship. She is 20 years younger than Alan. They were married by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Attended University of Pennsylvania


Andrea Mitchell graduated from New Rochelle High School. After that she graduated from University of Pennsylvania in 1967. She received Bachelor in Arts degree in English literature from that university. She served as news director of student radio station.

Revealed about her Breast cancer

September 7 , 2011

On September 7, 2011, Andrea Mitchell revealed her breast cancer. She revealed that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer. It was known early so it was treated on time. Now she is out of danger and healthy.

Started working with NBC News


Andrea Mitchell has been NBC News since 1978. She has been the Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent for NBC News since 1994. She is best known in the world for her work in with NBC News. She had served as Chief White House Correspondent and Chief Congressional Correspondent for NBC News previously.

Released her book Talking Back


Andrea Mitchell is also an author. She published her book in 2005. The name of book was "Talking Back... to Presidents, Dictators and Assorted Scoundrels". The book is about her journey from local TV to most familiar face in American TV news.