Bob Sirott

Journalist (1949)
Tue Aug 18 2020
By   Selena

Bob Sirott is an American journalist and former tv news anchor who started his television career in 1980, taking up a position at WBBM-TV. He currently hosts the Chicago-based morning show program WGN-AM. He offers reviews of "One more thing" on different subjects, many of which are linked to Chicago.

Robert Sirott was born on August 9, 1949, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He holds American citizenship and belongs to the white ethnicity. So far, he is a graduate of Theodore Roosevelt High School in Chicago in 1967. Later, he received his bachelor’s degree from Columbia College Chicago.

Got Hitched To Marianne Murciano

Aged, 71, Bob is a happily married man. He weds his love of life, Marianne Murciano. She is an Emmy Award-winning American TV host who worked at WGN-TV and WLS-AM 890 in Chicago.

Caption: The Wedding Photo Of Bob Sirott and Marianne Murciano
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On June 11, 1999, Sirott and Murciano tied the wedding knot in the hush-hush ceremony. And it's been already over two decades that the couple is blissfully united with no sign of divorce.

They even celebrated their 21 year anniversary marriage in early 2020. Yes, nothing has changed between them in the past 21 years since their wedding day.

Bob Sirott With His Wife, Marianne Murciano, Daughter, Daniela, and Two Step-Kids, Michael, Natalie Zarowny
Photo: Bob Sirott With His Wife, Marianne Murciano, Daughter, Daniela, and Two Step-Kids, Michael, Natalie Zarowny
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Together they have one daughter named Daniela Sirott, born on May 12, 2020. Now, the family lives in Wilmette, Illinois.

Had Divorced From First Wife, Carrie Cochran

Yes, Sirottis is a divorced man. He was in a marital relationship with his first wife, Carrie Cochran, whom he wedded in 1981. She is a former news anchor of WBBM-TV.

The former duo even worked for WFLD-TV. But things between them went very worse so they dedicated not to continue their union. So, they parted their ways in 1995 after 14 years of togetherness. But their divorce was finalized in 1999.

ob Sirott With His First Wife, Carrie Cochran
Picture: Bob Sirott With His First Wife, Carrie Cochran
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On the other hand, Bob's current wife, Marianne who is 172 cm tall also shares two adult kids from her first spouse. They are Michael Philip Zarowny and Natalie Zarowny. But until now, she hasn't exposed her first marriage details on the press.

Net Worth In Million Dollars

As of early 2020, Bob Sirott has accumulated an impressive net worth of $1 million. He credits most of his worth to his flourishing journalism career. Well, he is active in the broadcasting field for nearly five-decade.

Currently, Sirott works as a news anchor for Chicago's WFLD. According to some online tabloids, WFLD Chicago's reporter makes a wage of $68,714 per year. So, he might get paid in around $70,00 in a salary. 

 Bob Sirott and Marianne Murciano Moved To Chicago’s WLS AM 890 From To WGN Radio
Image: Bob Sirott and Marianne Murciano Moved To Chicago’s WLS AM 890 From To WGN Radio
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Prior to that, Bob and his wife, Marianne Murciano worked as a midday anchors on WLS-AM/890 radio. But he was replaced by Steve Cochran in December 2019, by working as the WGN 720-AM morning host.

Moreover, Bob has worked for many TV stations including WMAQ-TV, Chicago's FOX affiliate WFLD, Chicago PBS station WTTW, and WMAQ. She made his debut as a reporter for The Onion News Network in July 2014.

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