LESLEY Stahl is a television journalist mostly known for her lengthy career with CBS.
Here’s everything we know about the longtime reporter.
How old is 60 Minutes’ Lesley Stahl?
Born on December 16, 1941, Lesley Stahl is currently 80 years old.
She was born near Boston; raised in Swampscott, Massachusetts.
Stahl graduated from Wheaton College as an honors graduate with a degree in history.
In 1971, Stahl joined the CBS News crew, becoming a correspondent with the company by 1974.
After covering the Watergate scandal, Stahl began to establish herself as a big-league journalist – something women were not often considered at that point in history.
Starting in 1983, Stahl was the moderator of Face the Nation; she went on to become the White House correspondent for CBS News.
In 1991, Stahl’s tenure with 60 Minutes began.
What is her net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Lesley Stahl has an estimated net worth of around $40million.
Stahl spent much of her career covering former Presidents Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, and George H.W. Bush.
She also appeared as a co-anchor on American Tonight between 1990 and 1991.
Stahl made a cameo appearance in popular sitcom Frasier in 1998; her first book – Reporting Live – was published the following year.
From 2002 until 2004, Stahl acted as host for 48 Hours Investigates.
In 2008, Stahl joined Liz Smith, Mary Wells Lawrence, and Joni Evans to launch wowOwow.com; a website for “women over 40” to discuss topics such as politics and culture.
By 2010, the website merged with PureWow, which was designed for younger women.
Stahl acted as correspondent on the 2014 documentary Years of Living Dangerously, a show focused on climate change.
Two years later, Stahl published her second book entitled Becoming Grandma: The Joys and Science of the New Grandparenting.
Is Lesley Stahl married?
Lesley Stahl has been married twice.
In 1964, Lesley tied the knot with biologist and doctor Jeffrey Gordon. The couple divorced three years later.
Gordon passed away in 2020.
One decade after her divorce, in 1977, Lesley Stahl remarried.
She and her husband Aaron Latham remain together, and share one child: Taylor.
Latham is a journalist known for his work on Urban Cowboy alongside James Bridges.
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