John Avlon Biography
John Avlon born John Phillips Avlon is a columnist, commentator, and author, best known for working as a senior political analyst and fill-in anchor at CNN, premiering on New Day every morning. He was also the managing director and editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast from 2013 to 2018. Previously, John was an associate editor and columnist for The New York Sun and chief speechwriter for former Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani.
Here is all you need to know about John Avlon Bio-Wiki, Age, Birthdays, Net Worth, Nationality, Wikipedia, Family, Parents, Siblings, Instagram, and Twitter.
- Full Name: John Phillips Avlon
- Gender: Male
- Age: 49 Years Old
- Birth Date:1973 January 19th
- Place Of Birth: USA
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Salary: $ 78 K to $ 167 K
- Net Worth: $1 Million
- Marital Status: Married
- Wife: Margaret Hoover
- Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.75 meters)
- Children: Jack, (born 2013), Toula Lou (born 2015)
- Mother’s Name: Dianne Alexander (Phillips)
- Father’s Name: John Jeffrey Avlon
- Profession: Senior Political Analyst, fill-in anchor, Author
John Avlon Age, Birthday
He is 49 years old as of 2022. John was born in the USA on 1973 January 19th. Accordingly, his next birthday will be on January 19th, 2023 and his zodiac sign is Capricorn.
John Avlon Wife
Avlon is happily married to his significant other, Margaret Hoover, the host of PBS’s Firing Line and author of American Individualism. His wife is the great-granddaughter of President Herbert Hoover. The couple has been together since 2009. John and his wife are the proud parents of 2 kids, a son Jack, (born 2013), and a daughter Toula Lou (born 2015). Mr. John lives in New York with his wife and their two children.
John Avlon Education
Mr. John is a very educated man. He studied at Milton Academy, an independent preparatory school in Milton, Massachusetts. He also received his BA from Yale University and an MBA from Columbia University.
John Avlon Parents, Siblings
Avlon is the son of John Jeffrey Avlon and his wife, Dianne Alexander (Phillips). His dad is a lawyer and real estate executive with companies in Charleston, South Carolina, and New York City. Additionally, his grandparents were immigrants and he is of Greek descent.
John Avlon Height and Weight
Avlon has an estimated height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 68 kg.
John Avlon Nationality/Ethnicity
Mr. Avlon holds unknown nationality and belongs to Greek Ethnicity.
John Avlon Wikipedia
Avlon is a columnist, commentator, and author, best known for working as a senior political analyst and fill-in anchor at CNN, premiering on New Day every morning. He was also the managing director and editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast from 2013 to 2018.
He is the author of the books Lincoln and the Fight for Peace, Wingnuts, Independent Nation, and Washington’s Farewell as well as co-editor of the acclaimed Deadline Artists journalism anthologies. Avlon also operated as chief speechwriter to New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and earned the National Society of Newspaper Columnists award for the best online column in 2012.
After the attacks of 2001 September 11th, he and his team were responsible for writing the eulogies for all police officers and firefighters murdered in the destruction of the World Trade Center. However, Avlon’s essay on the attacks, “The Resilient City” resolved the anthology Empire City: New York through the Centuries and earned acclaim as “the single best essay written in the wake of 9/11.”
John operates on The Bronx Academy of Letters and the board of Citizens Union of New York as well as the advisory board of the Theodore Roosevelt Association. He was appointed in 2011 to the New York City Voter Assistance Advisory Committee. Avlon is also a co-founder of No Labels – a group of Democrats, Independents, and Republicans dedicated to the politics of problem-solving and making government work again.