William George Hemmer was born on the 14th of November (Scorpio) 1964 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is an American TV show host, Journalist, and chief anchor of the Fox News Channel which is based in New York City. He attended a Catholic middle school in Cincinnati called Our Lady of Victory (Notre-Dame de LA Victoire), and in 1983, he graduated from Elder High School. His love for broadcasting and radio started when he and a friend of his started a radio program, playing fifteen minutes of music right before his classes began. Bill Hemmer is Roman Catholic.
Bill Hemmer Career Details
With his minor experience with radio back in high school, Bill made up his mind to pursue and get a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Miami. While in the university, joined the Delta Tau Delta fraternity and studied in UEurope at the Miami Dolibois European Center which is located in Luxembourg city.
His career officially began when he became a part of a Miami-based jazz music radio station called WWUB-FM. He worked as a DJ at WWUB-FM, where his job was to entertain the listeners with smooth jazz music. Bill moved to NBC’s affiliate radio station in Cincinnati, after working with the jazz radio station for a few months. He also moved on from NBC to WLWT-TV in the mid-1980s, where he worked as a sports journalist. Hemmer worked as a sports journalist prior before getting a job, which he accepted, at WCPO-TV as a sports anchor on the weekend. He moved from here in a few years to CNN and then to Fox news where he finally settled. He hosted different programs at CNN from 1995 – 2005 which included; CNN tonight, CNN early edition, American Morning, CNN morning News, and CNN live today. Bill moved to Fox News in August of 2005 and works there currently. In that same year, he created his scholarship, William G. Hemmer Scholarship, to promote Journalism in the United States.
Hemmer has been working as a morning co-anchor of Fox News’s America’s Newsroom which shows every day from 9 to 11 am (ET). In January 2020, he started a new position as the host of his TV show, Bill Hemmer Reports and he also became Chief Anchor for break news and other huge events. He has two regional Emmys for the categories of Best Entertainment Program and Best Host.
Bill Hemmer Notable Works
Apart from just being a CNN and Fox News reporter, Bill Hemmer has done a lot for his community and the United States as a whole. He hosts the yearly George Knittle Memorial Bayley Place Golf classic which is named in honor of his deceased grandfather. It is a Golf classic that helps Bayley Senior Living. Hemmer is also an avid supporter of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. He was the honorary chairperson of the Ohio River Valley Chapter in 2008 for the arthritis walk.
In 2013, Bill received a Professional Distinction award from his alma mater, Elder High School. He covered the election seasons of 2008, 2012, and 2016 in their various cities. In July 2018, he reported Donald Trump’s summit with President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland. He also covered the summit between Donald Trump and Chairman King Jong-un.
Bill Hemmer Net Worth
His net worth is around $4 million and his annual salary is $500k (five hundred thousand dollars). He may be earning more than this.
Bill Hemmer Dating History And Marriage Details
Hemmer doesn’t reveal a lot of information on the women he dated in the past, however, he was previously dating Dara Tomanovich a Canadian model and Actress (from 2005 – 2013). He is currently not dating anyone and hasn’t been seen on dates at the moment, which made people speculative of the fact that Bill Hemmer might be gay.
Bill Hemmer Parents And Siblings
Bill’s parents are William R. Hemmer and Georganne M. Knittle. William is an executive to a mattress manufacturing-company, and Georganne is a homemaker. Bills have four other siblings and are the middle and second male child in the home. His siblings aren’t known to the public.
Bill Hemmer Body Measurements
Height – 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm)
Weight – 78 KGS (172 lbs.)
Physical Build – Athletic
Eye color – Dark brown