Uma Pemmaraju Biography

    Published On Dec 08, 2015
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    Date of Birth: 1958 , March-31
    Birth Nation: India
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    It is said that Uma was previously married to Andrew Petkun. As a loving spouse, they also welcomed a sweet little baby girl and they adopted another. Dedicated to her husband, she was not rumored to be having any extra affairs when she was married with him. She is living single life these days as she has already dissolved her married life with him.

    Though she was born in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India, Uma moved with her parents in United States at a young age and they finally settled in San Antonio, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Trinity University in 1980. She joined Fox News Channel at the end of 1996 and began hosting several shows there. As a news anchor, she worked in several news agencies like KTVT-11, WLVI and WBZ-TV. Her net worth is estimated to be around $4 million.

     

    Uma Pemmaraju

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    Born in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India

    1958

    Uma Pemmaraju was from the middle class family born on 31st of March 1958 as Uma Devi Pemmaraju in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India to Indian parents. She is an American and is of Indian descent. She is of average height. 

    Graduated from Trinity University

    1980

    Though she was born in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India, Uma moved with her parents in United States at a young age and they finally settled in San Antonio, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Trinity University in 1980. 

    Joined Fox News Channel

    1996

    After she graduated from Trinity University, she began working in other profession other than journalism. She then joined Fox News Channel at the end of 1996 and began hosting several shows there. As a news anchor, she worked in several news agencies like KTVT-11, WLVI and WBZ-TV. 

    Won Boston’s Best Anchor

    1997

    Within short period of time after she began her career as an anchor and reporter, she won several prestigious titles. In 1997, she was also honored with Boston’s Best Anchor. She was honored with this award by the Boston Magazine.