Elizabeth Anne Vargas, a.k.a. Elizabeth Vargas is a TV journalist born in the United States. She is best known for her work as a host on TV newsmagazine 20/20 on ABC. She is the second female journalist to appear as an anchor on network evening newscast in the United States. Moreover, prior to working on 20/20, she hosted ABC's World News Tonight Program.
The 55-year-old, who is an Emmy Award winner has interviewed numerous big names like P. Diddy, Elian Gonzalez, and many others. She made her debut in the industry in 1993 and has worked for companies like WBBM-TV, NBC News, and others.
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Continue reading to find out more about her divorce with husband, and if she is dating anyone at the moment.
Elizabeth Vargas started dating Grammy Award-winning American musician Marc Cohn back on 11th September 1999, shortly after they met at the U.S. Open after Vargas completed interviewing one of Marc's friends, Andre Agassi.
Elizabeth Vargas with ex-husband Marc Cohn
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They got engaged 2 years later in April 2002 followed by their marriage just 3 months later on 20th July 2002. The couple has two children, both boys, together. They had their first son Zachary Raphel on 31st January 2003 followed by their second son Samuel Wyatt on 16th August 2006. They are currently 14 and 11-years-old respectively.
Elizabeth Vargas with her children
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While in a marital relationship with Marc, she suffered from severe alcoholism and already had been to a rehab based in Tennessee twice before.
Watch Elizabeth talk about her drinking problem
However, her third time at the rehab changed her life in the most difficult way possible. In 2014, she was all set to get back home from rehab. But she was unaware that her husband had already a lawyer for divorce and had started the process.
When she got back home, Marc was on tour. The couple was married for 12-years but the marriage ended in 2016 without her consensus.
Know more about her divorce with husband Marc Cohn
During an interview, the journalist shared that the split was very hard for her and that she was barely able to control herself. However, at the moment, they have come to terms and are parenting their 2 sons perfectly. She shared that they loved their children and would be in each other's life despite their split.
Moreover, at the moment, they are still in the process of getting a divorce and have not been separated officially.
As mentioned above, Elizabeth who has an estimated net worth of $3 million, had a very hard time following her split, and she took a lot of time to move on. It is safe to assume that she is still not ready to go ahead and get married again.
The woman was previously in a relationship with 2 men Michael Douglas and Tico Torres, an American actor, and an American musician. And there have been no reports of her having an encounter with other men.
So, it is safe to assume that she is not planning to get married again anytime soon. Being one of the biggest names in the news world, she is trying to work harder.
We wish her the best of luck.
When did Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn start dating?
Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn start dating on 11th September 1999.
When did Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn get married?
Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn got married on 20th July 2002.
How many kids do Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn have?
Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn have two kids; Zachary Raphel and Samuel Wyatt.
When did Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn get divorced?
Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn got divorced in 2016.