Elizabeth Jennings

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Journalist (1926)
Mon Dec 16 2019
By   Pranish

People who are born with a silver spoon in their mouth gets privilege in their life. Some take their life for granted, while some struggle to make a name of their own. And, Elizabeth Marton Jennings is one of the people who was born to a late journalist, Peter Jennings. He served as the sole anchor of ABC World News Tonight. By profession, Elizabeth is the employee of an AIDS Foundation in South Africa.

Elizabeth was born in 1980, and her mother is Kati Marton, who separated from Peter in 1983. Further, the 39 years old, Jennings grew up with her brother, Christopher, who is currently 37 years old.

Elizabeth Jennings' Husband

The celebrity daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth Jennings, is happily married to her husband, David Alexis Janke. The couple married in August 2009 in New York in front of their families and friends.

Elizabeth Jennings is married to her husband, David janke
Image: Elizabeth Jennings with her parents.
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Her husband, David, is the son of Eugenia Sheliga-Markovsky Janke and David C. Janke of Greenwich. Dr. Timothy Johnson, a minister of the Evangelical Covenant Church who is also the medical news editor of ABC News, officiated their marriage ceremony.

Elizabeth's spouse, David, is the founder and the managing partner of Black Swan Partners, a firm located in New York. His mother is a former chairwoman of the Tolstoy Foundation, while his father is an executive director at Oppenheimer & Company, the New York investment bank.

Elizabeth's Parents' Fourteen Years of Marriage

Her parents Peter & Kati, were married back in the 1970s. The two of them tied their wedding knot in September 1979 in front of their close friends and relatives. Unfortunately, Jennings' parents divorced in 1993 after fourteen years of their marital solidarity.

Peter and his third wife, Kati Marton
Picture: Peter with his wife, Kati Marton
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Before marrying Kati, Peter was previously married three times. He was married to Kayce Freed from 6 December 1997 to 7 August 2005, Anouchka Malouf, from 1973 to 1979, and Valerie Godsoe from 21 September to 1970.  

Net Worth Of Elizabeth Jennings

As a well-known AIDS Foundation employee, she has earned a decent amount of money from her successful career. Elizabeth's net worth is estimated at around $500,000 as of 2019, which is similar to Tanner Tolbert and Noelle Nikpour. She collects all of her fortunes from her career as a AIDS Foundation employee. Besides it, there is no other source of income her.

The average income of a AIDS Foundation employee is around $75,225. So, being an experienced and well-known employee, she might be earning over $100,000 as of now. Apart from her earnings, her father, Peter's net worth is estimated at around $50 Million at the time of his death.

Elizabeth Jennings' Father Peter Jennings

Just to let you know, Elizabeth is the daughter of the famous Canadian-American journalist, Peter Jennings. Peter is best known as the sole anchor of ABC World Tonight. He started the Night Show from 1983. Similarly, he has also worked for ABC World News Tonight and Foreign Desk Anchor.

Elizabeth's late father, Peter attending party
Image: Elizabeth's late father, Peter Jennings
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Unfortunately, he died of lung cancer on 7 August 2005. He died in his New York apartment with his fourth wife and sister by his side. George W. Bush and Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin also gave condolence to the press.

 

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