Quick Facts of Gwendolyn L. Ifill

  • Full NameGwendolyn L. Ifill
  • Net Worth$4 million
  • Date of Birth29 September, 1955
  • NicknameGwen
  • Marital Status Single
  • BirthplaceNew York City, US, United States of America
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionJournalist
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildFit
  • Online PresenceTwitter
  • Horoscope Libra
Gwen Ifill

Gwen Ifill also known as Gwendolyn L.Ifill was an American television newscaster and author. Ifill was the first lady of African descent to anchor a nationally televised U.S. public affairs program with Washington Week in Review. She became a political analyst and moderated the 2004 and 2008 vice-presidential debates.

Not just that, Gwen wrote the best-selling book The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama. Also. she co-hosted Jamestown Live! an educational webcast commemorating the 400th anniversary of Jamestown Virginia. Was she married? What’s her net worth? Let’s get into the article to find out more information about Gwen’s life.

Ifill’s Net Worth

The considered amount of Gwen’s net worth was $4 million as of 2020. Even though she isn’t present in front of us now, she has already marked her name in the journalism field. Apart, she has successfully placed her name in one of the most dedicated, hardworking, and well-paid reporters of the era. Sources said that she received around $500 thousand as her annual salary from her career. Well, the primary way of her earning comes from her career as a journalist.

Gwen Ifill at a set
Gwen Ifill at a set, Photo Source: Naomusings

From hosting Washington Week in Review and many other hit shows, she has successfully pocketed a good sum of money. She lived a lavish and wealthy until she was alive and there is no denying on that. She has become a good inspiration for young peoples who wants to pursue journalism in the future. James Ben and Maggie Haberman are also some other famous reporters in United States.

Her Relationship Status

Gwen Ifill gained huge viewers with her mesmerizing personality and smooth presenting skills. Among them, most of her well-wishers always wanted to know about her relationship status, husband, and married life. However, Ifill never married in her long professional journey. From the very beginning, she gave priority for her works rather than getting into a relationship.

So far, Gwen has done best out of her career and she is still shining like a star. Besides, she used to post a picture of her co-workers on her social media, but she never mentioned dating any of them in real.

Gwen Ifill’s Short Bio

Gwen Ifill was born as Gwendolyn L. Ifill on September 29, 1955, in New York City, U.s. She was fifth of sixth children of African Methodist Episcopal minister Urcille Ifill, Sr, and Eleanor Ifill. Moreover, due to her father’s work, she along with her family got chance to live in several cities in New England and on the Eastern Seaboard during her childhood.

Gwen Ifill's childhood picture
Gwen Ifill in her childhood days, Picture Source: Pinterest

Along with her siblings, she was raised in Pennsylvania and Massachusetts and in Buffalo and New York City. She enrolled at Lynn Classical High School and graduated in 1973. In 1977, she graduated Bachelor of Arts in communications from Simmons College, a woman’s college in Boston, Massachusetts.