Elizabeth Vargas

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Reporter And Author (1962)
Wed Mar 04 2020
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Elizabeth Ann Vargas, aka Elizabeth Vargas, a journalist who is A&E Networks ' chief investigative reporter and also worked as a documentary presenter. For the past 14 years, she is working as an anchor of ABC television news magazine and ABC news specials. Before all these has served as a World News Tonight.

She was born on September 6, 1962, in Paterson, New Jersey. Her father Rafel Vargas was a U.S army, whereas her mother Anne Vargas was a Irish-American. Although she is an American native, she has spent her youth in Germany. She is graduated with a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri in Columbia.

Current Affair/Relationship

A&E Networks lead investigative reporter/documentary anchor, Elizabeth is currently single. There is no much information available about her personal life. It seems like she loves to keep things secret.

However, she might be dating somebody, but so far, she has not made any official statement about her present relationship status. Evidently, she got married in the past. Just scroll down to know.

Ex-Husband Marc Cohn

Elizabeth Vargas was once married to Marc Cohn on 20th July 2002. Their wedding ceremony was a Jewish-Catholic where Vargas was wearing a Vera Wang Strapless dress with cantaloupe-colored canopy, and Marc was dressed in a black tuxedo with a rose on his left pocket.

They exchanged wedding vows on behalf of their friends, including Bryant Gumbel, Jackson Browne, Leonard Lauder, Matt Lauer, and his aunt, Annette Roque Lauer.  Furthermore, their marriage includes some celebrities like Carly Simon.

Elizabeth Vergas With Her Ex-Husband Mach Cohn At Their Wedding Ceremony
Picture: Elizabeth Vargas With Her Ex-Husband Mach Cohn At Their Wedding Ceremony
Source: Page Six

Their wedding was a bit extraordinary where her marriage guests sat in a small library in which the bridegroom had lighted candles for musical performance. 

The pair later made a campfire for their friends and even sang a wonderful song that gave the married couple the best day. Keep scrolling to know about their divorce.

Why They Get Divorced?

Elizabeth used to have a wonderful marital life. It was later on ruined due to her alcoholic addiction. She was addicted to alcohol, and her husband often get offended due to her addiction.

Furthermore, on 6th November 2013, Elizabeth stated that she is undergoing treatment for alcohol addiction, which was confirmed by New York Daily News. Perhaps they got separated because of her addiction.

Elizabeth Vergas With Her Ex-Husband Mach Cohn
Picture: Elizabeth Vargas With Her Ex-Husband Mach Cohn
Source: Page Six

However, according to mail.uk, while Elizabeth was in rehab, her husband cheated on her back. At that time, it was rumored that Elizabeth's husband dated Flywheel Sports co-founder Ruth Zuckerman. Evidently, her husband denied the accusation.

No matter what, after spending 12 years together, Elizabeth and Marc got divorced in August 2014. Just Scroll down to know about their children.

Children Of Elizabeth And Marc

Being the wife of Marc, she gave birth to a couple of children. She welcomed her first son Zachary Raphael Cohn on 31 Jan 2003. Moreover, her second child Samuel Wyatt Cohn was born on 2006.

Zachary Raphael Cohn with his brother, Samuel Wyatt Cohn, and mother, Elizabeth Vargas
Caption: Zachary Raphael Cohn with his brother, Samuel Wyatt Cohn, and mother, Elizabeth Vargas 
Source: People

In addition to that, before getting divorced with Marc, she was a mother of four children. Two of her children Max and Emily, belongs to her ex-husband's first marriage. Keep scrolling to know about her net worth.

Analysis Of Her Income And Earning

Elizabeth has a good life through her career income. As of 2020, her net worth is estimated at around $700,000. Generally, a news journalist makes $50,000 to $80,000 as an annual salary. So, her payroll also range in the same figure.

Besides her, career income she is also a book writer. So far she has written Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction. Being an author, she must have earned thousands of dollars just like another book writer Kirkman earned $100,000 annually.

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