Fareed Zakaria Biography

Updated On Jun 19, 2019 Published On Aug 18, 2015
Facts of Fareed Zakaria
Date of Birth: 1964 , January-20
Birth Nation: India
Name Stuart Varney
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Derbyshire
Ethnicity White
Profession Business journalist
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Deborah Varney
Children N/A
Education London School of Economics and Political Science
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
TV Show Markets Now
Net Worth $ 10 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Blonde
Body Measurements 34-24-35
Birth Name Stuart Varney
Father Richard Dunbar Gumbel
Mother Rhea Alice Gumbel
Working For Television
Face Color White
Famous for Journalist
Divorce Not Yet
Awards N/A
Breast Size 36 in
Waist size 24 in
Hip Size 36 in
Salary $ 15
Tattoo(s) Not Available
Religion Chriatian
Neck Size 9
Shoe Size 10
Movies Doctor Strange
Sisters Georgina
Siblings Greg Gumbel, Rhonda Gumbel-Thomas, Renee Gumbel-Farrahi
Girlfriend Unknown
Music Group Maybach Music Group
Nick Name Mandy Drury
Affair with Patrick Sambroock
Albums Don Henley
Chest Size Unknown
Boyfriend Josh Lucas
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Fareed Rafiq Zakaria is an Indian-born American journalist and author. He is best known as the host of CNN's Fareed Zakaria GPS and writes a weekly column for The Washington Post.

Fareed Zakaria's early life and married life

He was born January 20, 1964, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, to father Rafiq Zakaria, was a politician associated with the Indian National Congress and an Islamic scholar and mother Fatima Zakaria and was for a time the editor of the Sunday Times of India.


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His parents were Muslim. He was enrolled at the Cathedral and John Connon School, Yale University. He later earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Government from Harvard University in 1993.

Fareed Zakaria's married life

Fareed Zakaria is a married man. He is married to Paula Throckmorton Zakaria, the jewelry designer. The couple got married in 1997 in a beautiful wedding ceremony.

They together have three children; a son named Omar, and two daughters Lila and Sofia.

He is a naturalized American citizen and currently resides in New York City with his wife and three children. He is not involved in any kind of extramarital affairs and never gone through a divorce.

Fareed Zakaria's career and net worth

He has been a columnist for Newsweek, editor of Newsweek International and an editor of Time.


He is also a writer; he is the author of five books, three of them international bestsellers, and the co-editor of one.

Fareed Zakaria's net worth

He earns a lot of salary being the journalist. There is no exact information about his real-time net worth.

He uses Facebook and Twitter frequently.

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Born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

January 20 , 1964

Fareed Zakaria was born in a middle class family to Rafiq Zakaria, was a politician associated with the Indian National Congress and an Islamic scholar and Fatima Zakaria, and was for a time the editor of the Sunday Times of India. His parents were Muslim. 

Graduated from Harvard University


After completing his Bachelor of Arts from Yale University, Fareed Zakaria attended Harvard University. In 1993, he earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Government from this University. There he studied under Samuel P. Huntington and Stanley Hoffmann, as well as international relations theorist Robert Keohane.

Married to Paula Throckmorton Zakaria


In 1997, Fareed Zakaria married the jewelry designer, Paula Throckmorton Zakari. They together have one son, Omar and two daughters, Lila and Sofia. Recently he resides in New York City with his wife and along with his son and two daughters.

Named editor of Newsweek


In October 2000, Fareed Zakaria was named editor of Newsweek International and he was also a weekly columnist for Newsweek. In 2010 it was announced that he will serve as Editor-at-Large and columnist in Times.