Nigella Lawson Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Famous Books, Net Worth

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Nigella Lawson (Nigella Lucy Lawson)

Last Updated: 08 May, 2024 | Views: 214

Age: 64

Profession: Writer

Other Profession(s): Author, Journalist, Television Presenter

Famous For: Nigella Bites (Book)

Higher Education: University of Oxford

Net Worth: $25 Million Approx.

Nigella Lawson Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
06 Jan, 1960 (64 Years 04 Months 16 Days)

Birth Country
United Kingdom

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Nigella Lawson Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography): 
Nigella Lawson is a renowned British food writer, television personality, and chef. She was born on January 6, 1960, in London, England. Lawson has a strong background in the culinary world. Her father, Nigel Lawson, was a prominent British politician, and her mother, Vanessa Salmon, was the heiress to the J. Lyons and Co. empire, which included the famous tea shops and restaurants in the United Kingdom. In 1998, Lawson published her first cookbook titled "How to Eat," which became an instant success.
Nigella Lawson Career 
Nigella Lawson Earlier Career: 
Journalism and Food Criticism: Before establishing herself as a prominent food writer and TV personality, Nigella Lawson began her career in journalism.
Deputy Literary Editor and Freelance Writing: Lawson's passion for writing led her to take on the role of Deputy Literary Editor at The Sunday Times in the 1980s.
Nigella Lawson First cookery books and Nigella Bites
The Pleasures and Principles of Good Food" Book (1998): Nigella Lawson's debut cookery book, "How to Eat," was published in 1998 and became a bestseller.
"Nigella Bites" (2001): One of Nigella Lawson's most famous and influential cookery books is "Nigella Bites."
Nigella Lawson Feasts and BBC contract
"Nigella Feasts": "Nigella Feasts" was a cooking show hosted by Nigella Lawson that aired from 2006 to 2007.
BBC Contract: Nigella Lawson had a significant partnership with the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) during her career.
Nigella Lawson Express and Nigella's Christmas
Nigella Express: "Nigella Express" was a popular cooking show hosted by Nigella Lawson that aired from 2007 to 2008.
Nigella's Christmas: "Nigella's Christmas" is a cookbook by Nigella Lawson that was published in 2008.
Nigella Lawson Nigellissima and The Taste
Nigellissima: "Nigellissima" was a television series hosted by Nigella Lawson that aired in 2012. The show focused on Italian cuisine and showcased Lawson's love for Italian food and cooking.
The Taste: "The Taste" was a cooking competition show that aired from 2013 to 2015, in which Nigella Lawson served as one of the judges.
Nigella Lawson Present Work 
Ongoing Cookbook Releases: Nigella Lawson continues to release new cookbooks, delighting her fans and home cooks worldwide.
Television and Media Appearances: Nigella Lawson continues to appear on television and in various media outlets.
Nigella Lawson Awards
1999: Guild of Food Writers Award
2001, 2000: British Book Award for Author of the Year.
2001: World Food Media Awards
2001: Television Broadcast of the Year at the Guild of Food Writers Awards
2001: Lifestyle Book of the Year award
2007: World Food Media Award
Nigella Lawson Unknown Facts 
Academic Background: While Nigella Lawson is widely known for her expertise in the culinary world, she holds an impressive academic background.
Pseudonym for Food Column: Early in her career, Nigella Lawson used a pseudonym for her food column in The Spectator, a British magazine.

Nigella Lawson Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet & Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 69 Kg
In Pounds 152 lbs

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Nigella Lawson Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Nigel Lawson

Mother's Name
Vanessa Salmon

Charles Saatchi, John Diamond

Dominic Lawson, Tom Lawson

Thomasina Lawson, Emily Lawson, Horatia Lawson

Bruno Paul Diamond

Cosima Thomasina Diamond

Nigella Lawson Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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