Richard Engel Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Richard Engel (Engel)

Last Updated: 30 Nov, 2023 | Views: 729

Age: 50

Profession: Journalist

Famous For: Chief foreign correspondent for NBC News

Higher Education: Stanford University (BA)

Richard Engel Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
16 Sep, 1973 (50 Years 08 Months 3 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth District
New York City

Birth Sign



Richard Engel Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography): 
Richard Engel is a popular American journalist and author who serves as the Chief Foreign Correspondent for NBC News and has also reported extensively on foreign crises. With a career spanning decade, Engel has covered numerous war zones and global events, providing firsthand accounts and analysis of major world events.

Richard Engel Career:

•    1996: Richard started his career as a freelance journalist in the Middle East.
•    2003: Richard joined NBC News as a correspondent based in the Middle East.
•    2005: Richard is appointed as the Chief Middle East Correspondent for NBC News.
•    2008: Richard published his book "War Journal: My Five Years in Iraq," recounting his experiences covering the Iraq War.
•    2008-present: Richard continues to report for NBC News, covering global events and conflicts.

Richard Engel War Reporting:

•    Richard covered the Iraq War extensively, providing on-the-ground reporting and analysis.
•    Reported on the Syrian Civil War, documenting the humanitarian crisis and the rise of ISIS.
•    Richard also reported on the Afghan war, including U.S. military operations and the Taliban insurgency.
•    The Middle East's effects of the Arab Spring were covered by Richard.

Richard Engel Awards:

•    Richard Engel received multiple Emmy Awards for his reporting, including Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast.
•    Richard received a Peabody Award for his coverage of the Syrian Civil War.
•    Richard received Overseas Press Club Awards for his reporting in Iraq and the Middle East.

Richard Engel Personal Life:

•    Richard married Mary Forrest, a producer and documentary filmmaker.
•    Richard has a son named Henry, born in 2015.
•    Richard Engel is fluent in Arabic and has a deep understanding of Middle East.

Richard Engel Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 178 cm
In Meters 1.78 m
In Feet & Inches 5'10"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 65 kg
In Pounds 143 Ibs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Richard Engel Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Peter Engel

Mother's Name
Nina Engel

Mary Forrest

Not Known

Not Known

Theodore Forrest Engel

Not Known

Richard Engel Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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