Quick Facts of Maureen Bunyan

  • Full NameMaureen Bunyan
  • Net Worth$10 Million
  • NicknameMaureen
  • Marital Status Single
  • BirthplaceUnited States of America
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • ProfessionJournalist
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildSlim
  • EducationUniversity of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

There are thousands of people with extraordinary talent. Only a few tend to win the heart of people with their talent. Today, we are going to talk about the TV personality who has worked in the field of Television for nearly 30 years as a television news anchor. The star has left a remarkable imprint in the journalism sector throughout her career. The star is none other than Maureen Bunyan.

The interesting fact is Bunyan is a first African American woman in a newscast in the late 1970s as an anchor. Here are all the information related to Maureen. If you want to know more about Bunyan and her biography, we recommend you to read the entire article.

Maureen Bunyan’s Bio & Wiki

Maureen Bunyan was born in 1945 in Aruba, however, her exact birth date is missing from the internet. When she was just 11 years old, she moved along with her parents to the United States of America. Her father was always concerned about her education and taught her the importance of education from the very beginning.

Maureen Bunyan posing for a picture

So, Maureen received a B.A. degree in English and Education from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Later, Bunyan, she graduated from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education in 1980 to get her M.A degree while she still worked as an anchor. There are no details about Maureen’s parents and siblings. Bunyan has always loved to keep her personal life to herself so, there is a less chance for anyone to know about her childhood and early life as well.

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Maureen Bunyan’s Professional Life

As soon as she completed her education, Maureen started working with broadcasting with Boston’s WGBH-TV in 1973. Along with her co-host Peterson, she became the lead anchor of the station which increased the ratings of the station. Maureen didn’t just see success in her life but had to go through downfall as well.

Maureen Bunyan with the former president of USA Barack Obama

In 1995, the rise of a rival station, WRC brought a huge downfall in the rating of WUSA which lead a massive dispute between Maureen and station over the income. Since the station refused to pay according to Bunyan’s demand she resigned from the station. Maureen did not look back at the WUSA, for four long years but in 1999, after a meeting with the station, she again decided to rejoin the station with Peterson. As for now, after working in the field of reporting and journalism for 40 long years Bunyan has already retired.

Maureen Bunyan’s Age, Body Measurement (Height & Weight)

Maureen’s age is 74 as of 2019. Bunyan is very lowkey when it comes to her personal space as said before. As Maureen hasn’t revealed any details about her height, weight and body measurement. Bunyan has a fairly brown skin tone and black short hair.

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Who is Maureen Bunyan’s Husband?

Maureen is a professional lady who likes to keep her private life away from the spotlight. During her journalism career, she was always ready for her on-air time as she had nobody to focus on except for herself. This was one of the reasons why the news anchor had no partner or rumors that surrounded her love, dating and married life.

There are no details on why Maureen is not married, it could be her career she dedicated herself into that kept her from finding a husband and starting a family. Since she is single, she also doesn’t have children with anyone.

How much is Maureen Bunyan’s Net Worth?

Maureen has amassed a hefty amount of net worth from her 40 years of a successful career. Bunyan’s net worth is estimated to be around $10 million as she has given her whole and sole to the journalism field till her retirement. As per some of the source, American journalist average salary is around $39,565 so she might have earned more than average salary from her long career which has surely earned her big fat money. Although her net worth is in millions of figure, there are not single details about the house she lives in and the cars she rides.