Timeline of Thomas Roberts
|Date of Birth:||1972 , October-5|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Birth Name||Thomas Albert Roberts|
|Working For||MSNBC,NBC’s TODAY|
|Net Worth||$1.5 million|
|Married to||Patrick D. Abner (m. 2012)|
|Education||Calvert Hall College High School, McDaniel College|
|Awards||GLAAD Media Vito Russo Award|
American journalist and news anchor, Thomas Roberts is known for being the news anchor for MSNBC and also for the Saturday editions of NBC Nightly News.
Thomas Roberts' Early Life and Education
Thomas Roberts was born Thomas Albert Roberts on October 5, 1972, in Towson, Baltimore, Maryland, the United States of America to mother Michelle Roberts and father Albert Roberts.
He spent most of his childhood days in Towson, Maryland. He is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. As he was raised in the Roman Catholic family, he also joined Catholic School where he gained his primary education.
Thomas Roberts' Career
A graduate of Calvert Hall College High School and Western Maryland College, Thomas began his professional career as a reporter in a small cable station. After that, he joined NBC affiliate KNSD when he served as a writer and field producer. At the end of 2001, he joined CNN and then began anchoring on CNN Headline News.
Currently, he is working in MSNBC and NBC News. He is the anchor of MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts as well as Today.
Thomas has also appeared in many television shows like Way Too Early, Morning Joe, NBC Nightly News, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, and many others. He even co-hosted the 2013 Miss Universe and Miss USA 2014.
Thomas Roberts' Net Worth
As of early 2019, Thomas Roberts' net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million. He is a television show personality and has been earning a lucrative amount of salary. He earns an annual salary of $400 thousand.
Thomas Roberts' Personal Life: Married Gay Partner Patrick
Back on the 8th of September 2006, Thomas Roberts revealed that he is gay. He is also one of the active members of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association.
Thomas is currently enjoying a blissful married life with gay partner Patrick D. Abner. He revealed that he has been in love with Patrick D. Abner since the start of the 2000s. After dating for the long term, they got married on the 29th of September 2012.
Thomas stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 73 kg.
Thomas Roberts facts on timeline
Born in Towson, BaltimoreOctober 5 , 1972
Thomas Roberts was born on October 5, 1972 in Towson, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America to Michelle Roberts and Albert Roberts. He spends most of his childhood days in Towson, Maryland. He is an American and is white.
Graduated from Western Maryland College1994
Thomas Roberts who was raised in Roman Catholic family, he also joined Catholic schools and gained his primary education from there. After his high school graduation, he attended Western Maryland College and received his communication and journalism degree in 1994.
Thomas began his professional career as a reporter in a small cable station soon after being graduated from Western Maryland College. At the end of 2001, he joined CNN and then began anchoring on CNN Headline News.
Joined MSNBC as a freelance anchor2010
He spends nearly a decade of his life being an anchor on CNN Headline News. And in April 2010, he joined MSNBC as a freelance anchor. However, at the end of 2010, he was finally offered the full anchoring role in this news channel.
Became the first openly gay evening news anchor2015
Currently he is working in MSNBC and NBC News. He is the anchor of MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts as well as NBC News's Early Today. In July 2015, he became an anchor of the show, NBC Nightly News and that day he made a record by being the first openly gay evening news anchor.
Revealed that he is gaySeptember 8 , 2006
Handsome guy with such a towering height, Thomas Roberts threw some sand on the eye of girls when he revealed that he was guy on 8th of September 2006. He is also one of the active members of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association.
Married to Patrick D AbnerSeptember 29 , 2012
After he shared that he is gay in 2006 after speaking for National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association, he also revealed that he is dating Patrick D. Abner since 2000. They got married on 29th of September 2012 after being engaged for about a year.
As of early 2019, Thomas Roberts' net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million and earns an annual salary of $400 thousand.