Kirsten Powers Biography

Updated On Jul 23, 2019 Published On Dec 07, 2015
Facts of Kirsten Powers
Date of Birth: 1969
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Name Kirsten Powers
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Fairbanks, Alaska
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Irish
Profession Political pundit
Working For Fox News channel
Married Yes
Divorce Dr. Marty Makary
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
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Gorgeous lady, 48, Kirsten Powers is an American political pundit and analyst. She served in Bill Clinton's administration as the Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Public Affairs and was the Vice-President for International Communications at America Online.

Early life

Kristen Powers was born on 14 December 1967 in Fairbathe the United States to Irish-American parents. Her mother was an archaeologist and her father is a former member of the NRA.


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Regarding her ethnicity and nationality, Powers is a white, Irish-American Political Analyst working for CNN.

1969 born American pundit is a University of Maryland graduate with political science, later she joined The Georgetown University and persuade her journalism degree. 

Personal Life

In 2002, she began dating with Anthony Weiner. He is an American politician and former U.S. representative. After dating for some time, they called off their relationship with mutual understanding. They are still close friends.

After a failed relationship with Weiner, she married Marty Makary, an American surgeon, New York Times best-selling author and Professor of Public Health at Johns Hopkins UniversityThey got married on January 2010 and later separated with a divorce in 2013.

Kristen Power's ex-boyfriend Anthony Weiner is currently married to Huma Abedin but they look as if they are unhappy to be each other's spouse as recently they filed for a divorce.

Career and net worth

Kirsten Powers currently works as a political analyst for CNN and is also the columnist for USA Today.

She is also a regular cast on the news shows like The Lead with Jake Tapper, Anderson Cooper 360 and CNN Tonight with Don Lemon.

Prior to working in CNN, Powers served at Fox News and was cast of the shows like Fox News Sunday, The Kelly File, The O'Reilly Factor and Special Report with Bret Baier, featuring Bret Baier.

Net Worth

She earns a huge amount of salary as a show host and political reporter. CNN reportedly pays her around $950,000 per year for her services.  

Her net worth as of 2017 is estimated to be around $20 million

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Born in Fairbanks, Alaska, United States


Kirsten Powers was born in Fairbanks, Alaska, United States to Irish-American parents. Her parents were archaeologists. His father is former member of NRA. His brother is teacher. She is American and is of Irish ethnicity. She is tall lady.

Began dating Anthony Weiner


In 2002, Kirsten Powers began dating with Anthony Weiner. He is an American politician and former U.S. representative. After dated for some time, they called off their relationship with mutual understanding and remained close friend. They are still good friend.

Married to Marty Makary


In January 2010, Kirsten Powers got married to Marty Makary. He is an American surgeon and New York Times best-selling author.  He is professor of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University. They were happy after being each other loving spouse.

Divorced with Marty Makary


Kirsten Powers had a healthy relationship with her husband but all of sudden the news came out that they were split up. They got divorced after three years of marriage and that was the year 2013. They have no children together.

Published her book, The Silencing

May 11 , 2015

May 11, 2015 was the day when she first published her first book. The name of her book is “The Silencing: How the Left is Killing Free Speech”. Kirsten Powers got very positive review from its readers.

Political analyst at Fox News Channel


Kirsten Powers serves as political analyst on Fox News and does shows including Special Report with Bret Baier, Fox News Sunday and the O’Reilly Factor. Since 2004, she is political analyst for Fox News Channel and still she is associated with it.