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Bill O'Reilly Biography

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Bill O'Reilly

Facts of Bill O'Reilly

Date of Birth: 1949 , September-10
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch

Quick Timeline of Bill O'Reilly

1949 Born in New York City, the United States of America
1967 Graduated from Chaminade High School
1973 Earned a Master of Arts degree from Boston University
1998 Authored Those Who Trespass
1996 Married to Maureen E. McPhilmy
2017 Bill's Net worth
2017 Terminated from Fox News

Detail Timeline of Bill O'Reilly

September 10 , 1949

Born in New York City, the United States of America

Bill O'Reilly is an American journalist and author, born on September 10, 1949, in New York City, New York, the United States, to William James O'Reilly Sr., father, and Winifred Angela Drake O'Reilly, mother. He was a host for an American television channel, Fox News who used to host the popular American news and talk show, the Factor.      

1967

Graduated from Chaminade High School

Bill O'Reilly completed his high school education from the Chaminade High School in the year of 1967. He then Joined to Marist College, at New York and Studied History. Likewise, he also played football as a punter for the National Club Football Association and was also a writer for the school newspaper, The Circle. 

1973

Earned a Master of Arts degree from Boston University

Talented Bill O'Reilly earned a Master of Arts degree in broadcast journalism in 1973. Afterward, he received a mid-career Master of Public Administration degree from the Harvard's University. As soon as he completed his education, Bill started working as a news anchor and reporter at a television station, WNEP-TV in Dallas.  

1998

Authored Those Who Trespass

One of the prominent television personalities, Bill O'Reilly has also authored several books. His first book was a novel named  Those Who Trespass: A Novel of television and murder. Besides, his other books are Culture WarriorA Bold fresh Piece of Humanity, The no-spin zone, Pinheads and Patriots, Who’s looking out for you, etc. 
                

November 2 , 1996

Married to Maureen E. McPhilmy

Bill O'Reilly was married to Maureen E. McPhilmy in the year of 1996, November 2 at the St.Brigid of Westbury. However, the couple separated after 14 years of their marriage. The couple has 2 children including a son named Spencer O'Reilly and daughter, Madeline O'Reilly.  Spencer O’Reilly 

2017

Bill's Net worth

An American Political commentator, Bill O'Reilly has earned a huge amount of money by his multi-professions. According to 2017, his net worth is estimated to be around $85 million.

2017

Terminated from Fox News

At least seven women who worked for him accused Bill O’Reilly of sexual harassment. Currently, Fox News and Bill had paid more than $13 million to settle lawsuits. On April 19, 2017, after investigating the sexual harassment, Fox News Company terminated the O’Reilly

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Bill O’Reilly completed his elementary education from the Westbury High School before joining the Chaminade High School. After graduating from there, he then joined to Marist College, at New York and studied history. At that time, Bill played for the National Club Football Association as a punter and was also a writer for the school newspaper, The Circle. Later, he enrolled at Boston University and earned a Master of Arts degree in broadcast journalism. Correspondingly, Bill also received a mid-career master of public administration degree from the Harvard’s University.   

Talented Bill started his career as a news anchor and reporter at a television station, WNEP-TV in Dallas where he reported the weather and news. With his incredible talent, later Dallas Press Club awarded him for his excellence investigating reporting. He then joined the KMGH-TV, where he won the local Emmy Award for covering the news of skyjacking.

Bill is considered as one of the conservative commentators of the current time and has registered as a member of the Independence Party of New York. Likewise, he is also the author of books like Culture Warrior, A Bold fresh Piece of Humanity, The no-spin zone, Pinheads and Patriots, Who’s looking out for you, etc. Recently, Bill has written the books Old School: Life in the Sane Lane, The Day the World Went Nuclear: Dropping the Atom Bomb and the End of World.

At least seven women who worked for him accused Bill O’Reilly of sexual harassment. Currently, Fox News and Bill had paid more than $13 million to settle lawsuits. On April 19, 2017, after investigating the sexual harassment, Fox News Company terminated the O’Reilly.                    

Moving towards his personal life, Bill was found to be married to his wife Maureen E. McPhilmy since November 2, 1996. The couple married at St.Brigid of Westbury. After 14 years of their marriage, when Maureen came to know that his husband was cheating her. Thus, she decided to be separate with him. Nevertheless, the couple finalized their divorce on September 1, 2011. The couple has a daughter and son named Madeline O’Reilly and Spencer O’Reilly respectively. Moving towards his nationality and ethnicity, Bill is white American.


Political commentator, Bill has earned huge amount of money by his multi-professions. According to 2017, his net worth is estimated to around $85 million.