David Muir Biography, Education, Age, Family, and Wiki

Biography of David Muir

David Jason Muir is an American journalist. He is the co-host of ABC News magazine 20/20 and the anchor of ABC World News Tonight, and both are part of the news division of the ABC broadcast television network, located in New York City.

Muir previously served as the weekend anchor and primary substitute anchor for the ABC News programs.

David Muir succeeded Diane Sawyer as the primary substitute anchor of ABC’s World News Tonight, succeeding her on September 1, 2014.

He has received several Edward R. Murrow and Emmy nominations for his work in national and international journalism.

David Muir is the host of World News Tonight, the most watched newscast in the United States. The Tyndall Report states that in 2012 and 2013, his news reporting earned the highest airtime.

He was listed as one of the “12 to Watch in TV News” by TV Week in 2013. Muir was listed as one of the Sexiest Men Alive in 2014 by People magazine.

David Muir Biography

Short Information

  • Known As – David Muir.
  • Current Age – 48 years old (2022).
  • Birthdate – 8 November 1973
  • Profession – News Anchor and Journalist.

Personal Information

  • BirthName – David Jason Muir.
  • Known As – David Muir.
  • Date of Birth – 8 November 1973
  • Current Age – 48 years old (2022).
  • Birth Place – Syracuse, New York, United States.
  • Hometown – Syracuse, New York, United States.
  • Profession – News Anchor and Journalist.
  • Zodiac Sign – Scorpio.
  • Religion – Christianity.
  • Nationality – American.

Physical Stats

● Height –

In meters – 1.80 m.
In centimeters – 180 cm.
In feet and inches – 5 feet and 11 inches.

● Weight –

In kilograms – 74 kg.
In pounds – 163 lbs.

● Eye Color – Dark brown.
● Hair Color – Dark brown.

Education | Qualification

  • School – Onondaga Central Junior-Senior High School.
  • College – Roy H. Park School Of Communications, Georgetown University, IES Abroad, Ithaca College, and University Of Salamanca
  • Qualification – Graduate.

Family | Relative

  • Father – Ronald Muir.
  • Mother – Pat Mills.
  • Sister – Rebecca Muir.
  • Girlfriend – Kate dries (rumored).

Relationship Status

  • Marital Status – Unmarried.
  • Girlfriend – Kate dries (rumored).

Net Worth of David Muir

  • Total net worth – $20 Million.
David Muir Biography, Education, Age, Family, and Wiki

Early life

David Muir was born in Syracuse, New York, and grew up in Onondaga Hill. As a child, he watched ABC News’ flagship program each night with his family and credits longtime anchor Peter Jennings as his biggest journalistic influence.

He graduated from Ithaca College magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism in May 1995. While in college he studied at Georgetown University and the University of Salamanca in Spain.

Quotes By David Muir.

  • There’s no such thing as alternative facts.


  • Life (I) (2017)

Awards | Achievements

  • WGA Award (TV): News – Regularly Scheduled, Bulletin or Breaking Report (2009).
  • Emmy Awards: Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine (2018).
  • Emmy Awards: Outstanding News Special (2017).
  • Emmy Awards: Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form (2010).

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Frequently Asked Question

Q.1 What is the birthname of David Muir?
David Jason Muir is the birthname of David Muir.

Q.2 What is the net worth of David Muir?
David Muir’s net worth is estimated at around $20 million.

Q.3 Who is David Muir married to?
David Muir is currently unmarried, and not dating anyone.

Q.4 How much does David Muir make a year?
David Muir earns around $5 million per year.