Donna Hanover

Journalist (1950)
Sat Aug 29 2020
By   Manish Khanal

Donna Hanover is a well known American Journalist. The multi-talented journalist is also a radio and television personality, television producer, and actress. She was part of WOR radio in New York City and the Food Network.

Donna Hanover was born as Donna Ann Kofnovec on February 15, 1950, in Oakland, California. She is the daughter born to Gwendolyn Dolores Kofnovec and her husband, Robert G. Kofnoved. Her father is a retired, Lieutenant Commander. Donna attended the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and graduated with a master's degree in journalism.

Relationship Status of Donna Hanover

It is a matter of the fact that Donna is living a happy married life and her husband and children. She shares time between New York and California. Donna is married to her High School friend, Edwin Oster.

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Image: Donna Hanover is living happy life along with her husband, Edwin 
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Edwin is an attorney practicing in Newport Beach, California. They had dated in high school and college but had not spoken with each other for more than 20 years, until after Hanover's divorce from Giuliani. The love birds tied their wedding knot in 2003. 

Donna Has Been Married Thrice

Donna's relationship history started as early as her career. She was first married to Stanley Hanover. The love birds had been dating for some time before tying their wedding knot. They tied their wedding knot in 1972. By the end of 1977, They appeared to have separated. They were divorced sometime after October 1980. Donna did not have any child from this marriage.

Donna remained single for some time. She started working with Rudy Giuliani as a anchor for Miami's WSVN. The couple moved in together in 1982 while Giuliani was still married to his first wife, but they had been separated since 1976. Giuliani filed for legal separation from Peruggi on August 12, 1982

Failed Marriage with Rudy Guiliana 

Giuliani and Hanover then married in a Catholic ceremony at St. Monica's Church in Manhattan on April 15, 1984. Hanover had two children with Giuliani, Andrew Harold (born 1986), and Caroline Rose (born 1989).

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Image: Donna along with her former husband, Rudy 
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This happy looking marriage ended in 2000. Giuliani and Hanover finally settled their divorce case in July 2002 after his mayoralty had ended, with Giuliani paying Hanover a $6.8 million settlement and granting her custody of their children. After since she found love with Edwin and tied her knot with him. 

Net Worth And Income

Donna Hanover has an estimated net worth of more than $10 Million. She has accumulated most of her net worth through her successful career of working in the American Television Industry. Her $6 Million divorce settlement adds a considerable portion to her net worth. Frank Mottek is a well known American Journalist with a net worth of $5 Million

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Image: Donna along with her husband attending a event 
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Donna continued to work at the Food Network, co-anchoring its In Food Today program up until 2008. Hanover also worked as an adjunct professor at New York University's Department of Journalism. She continued to be active in charity circles.

Donna has won several awards for her career. She won Pinnacle Award from American Women in Radio & Television for "Advertising by Plastic Surgeons" in 1980. In 2007, She won New York State Broadcasters Association's Outstanding On-Air Broadcast Team award. 

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