Charlie Rose Biography

Published On Dec 26, 2015
Facts of Charlie Rose
Date of Birth: 1942 , January-5
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Name Charlie Rose
Birth Name Charles Peete Rose, Jr.
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Henderson, North Carolina
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Television talk show host
Working For PBS
Net Worth $20 million
Body Measurements 34-26-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Mary King (m. 1968)
Children 2 sons and a daughter
Divorce Mary King (m. 1980)
Education Duke University
Awards CableACE Award
Siblings Josh Hutcherson
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown Light
Boyfriend Michael Gladis
Movies The Da Vinci Code
TV Show Charlie Rose
Religion Chriatian
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter,instagram
Father Charles Peete Rose, Sr.
Mother Margaret Frazier
Famous for Journalist
Nick Name Charlie
Salary N/A
Face Color White
Girlfriend Dr. Andy Mauer
Affair with Michael Gladis
Books Thank You Power: Making the Science of Gratitude Work for You, MORE
Breast Size 34
Waist size 26 in
Hip Size 30 in
Neck Size 8.9
Shoe Size 9
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In 1968, Charlie got married to Mary King. Though he was happily married with her, this married list didn't last forever and they finally got divorced in 1980.

Charlie remained single for the next decade and then he began dating Amanda Burden. She is the current Principal at Bloomberg Associates. They are still in love with each other but they have not been married.

Charlie's parents were the owner of tobacco farmers and they also owned a country store. He also began helping them since he was seven. When he was in his high school, he was active in basketball. After the completion of his high school graduation, he joined Duke University with a major in pre-med track but later he changed his major to politics. He joined BBC as a freelance journalist and then in 1972, he joined WPIX-TV as a weekend reporter. From 1984 till the end of 1990, he began serving CBS News as the anchor of CBS News Nightwatch. According to the therichest.com, his net worth is expected to be around $23 million.

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Born in Henderson, North Carolina

1942

Born as Charles Pete Rose Jr. in Henderson, North Carolina, United States of America to Margaret and Charles Peete Rose, Sr., Charlie was also raised in Henderson and is the only child of his parents. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Began helping his parents on their family business

1949

Charlie Rose was born to Margaret and Charles Peete Rose, Sr... Charlie's parents were the owner of tobacco farmers and they also owned a country store. He also began helping them since he was seven.

Graduated from Duke University

1968

When he was in his high school, he was active in basketball. After the completion of his high school graduation, he joined Duke University with a major in pre-med track but later he changed his major to politics. In 1968, he graduated from Duke University with a Juris Doctor.

Joined WPIX-TV

1972

He joined BBC as a freelance journalist when his wife, Mary King began working at BBC in New York and then few years later, he joined WPIX-TV as a weekend reporter. When he joined this news channel in 1997, he used to work at New York bank Bankers Trust.

Became the managing editor of Bill Moyers' International Report

1974

After serving WPIX-TV as a weekend reporter for about two years, he was hired by Bill Moyers. He joined them and finally became the managing editor of Bill Moyers' International Report. After his program became aired he kissed the pinnacle of his success.

Worked as an anchor of CBS News Nightwatch

1984

From 1984 till the end of 1990, he began serving CBS News as the anchor of CBS News Nightwatch. This program was the CBS first late-night news show and there Rose used to take the one-on-one interviews with notable people.

Married to Mary King

1968

In 1968, Charlie got married to Mary King. His wife, Mary is also the employee of BBC news. Though he was happily married with her, this married list didn't last forever and they finally got divorced in 1980.

Began dating Amanda Burden

1993

Charlie remained single for about a decade from 1980 and then he began dating Amanda Burden. She is the current Principal at Bloomberg Associates. They are still in love with each other but they have not been married.

Won News & Documentary Emmy Awards

1987

News & Documentary Emmy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the broadcasting world and it’s an honor for every television personality if they win this award. He has also once been honored with this award and that was in 1987 for Outstanding Interview/Interviewer - Segments.

Won CableACE Awards

1993

In 1993, he got nominated in CableACE Awards from two different categories. That year, he was nominated in this award for Program Interviewer and Talk Show Special or Series. He won this award from his later nomination.

Was honored as Time Magazine's 100 most influential people in the world

2014

Besides being nominated in lots of prestigious awards and being honored with them, he has also been listed in several prestigious listings. In 2014, he was honored by the Time Magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world. 

First movie, Primary Colors

1998

America Journalist and talk show host, Charlie Rose is also an actor and till now he has appeared in several movies and television series. In 1998, he appeared in his first movie and that was in Primary Colors. Besides this, he has also appeared in the movies like Elegy, The Royal Tenenbaums and many more.

Underwent a heart surgery

2006

At the end of March 2006, he suffered shortness of breath and at that time he was in Syria. Within short period of time, he was taken to Paris and there he underwent a heart surgery. That day, he underwent surgery of mitral valve repair.