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Family background of Elizabeth Vargas. Who is her husband? Her children and married life

Richa Wed Mar, 2016
Family background of Elizabeth Vargas. Who is her husband? Her children and married life

The news of Elizabeth Vargas and her issues with her husband and her family life has always been questioned time and again by her fans. Most of us really don't know who the lady is in a relationship with and if she has any children. 

Well, there has always been a curiosity for the fans to know about their favorite actors' professional life along with their personal one. So, today, we will be talking about the love life, children, husband. and the private life of Elizabeth Vargas.

Elizabeth Vargas' Married Relationship and Children

Married and Children

The famed new reporter Elizabeth Vargas was in a dating relationship with the singer-songwriter Marc Cohn since 1999. After dating for a full three years, she walked down the aisle with him on the 20th of July, 2002

CAPTION: Elizabeth Vargas with ex-husband Marc Cohn

She is the mother to two sons Zachary Raphael Cohn born on 31st January 2003, and Samuel Wyatt Cohn born on August 16, 2006. She was also the mother of two stepchildren, Emily and Max from her ex-husband's first marriage. 

CAPTION: Elizabeth Vargas with children


Just as the things were going great, Vargas and Marc were surrounded by a number of rumors starting with her alcoholism problem and ending in a divorce. The lovely lady went on to divorce her husband after 12 years of their married relationship. 

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On the 6th of November, 2013, it was reported that Vargas had been undergoing treatment for alcoholism. She had been admitted to the rehab for a couple of times. After he got out of the rehab, her husband filed for divorce and later, the pair got separated.

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The reason for their divorce is thought to be alcoholism while it has also been reported that the husband of Vargas was in an extramarital affair when she was in rehab. 

Current Relationship

To talk about the present dating life of Elizabeth Vargas, she is alone at the moment. Likewise, her husband is also in the same kind of situation. Both of them have not appeared with any other guys and girls after their breakup. 


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Even if they broke up, they come together from time to time to take care of the children from time to time.  Currently, Vargas is focusing on her career as she is the lead investigative report and anchor in the A&E network. 

Elizabeth Vargas' Family Background

The 55 years' old was born as Elizabeth Anne Vargas in Paterson, New Jersey. She was a daughter to a Puerto Rican colonel in the US army, Rafael "Ralf" Vargas and Irish mother Anne Vargas

CAPTION: Elizabeth Vargas 

The lady spent her youth mostly in Germany and Belgium as she had to move from post to post with her army father. She has a Bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, Columbia.