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November 26, 2022
Dan Harris Biography
Dan Harris is a former American journalist, author, and podcaster currently hosting a health & fitness podcast titled Ten Percent Happier. Harris is recognized for serving at ABC News as a news anchor from 2000 -2021.
While there, he anchored Nightline, Good Morning America, and even 500 Questions. Before ABC News Dan served for New England Cable News as a news anchor from 1997 -2000. Further, he has published several books including 10% Happier and Meditation For Fidgety Skeptics among others.
Harris has been granted an Edward R. Murrow Award for his report on a young man in Iraq who accepted the help he needed in order to migrate to America, and in 2009 he accepted an Emmy Award for his Nightline report, “How to Buy a Child in Ten Hours”. Dan has obtained honorary doctorates from his alma mater Colby College and from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
Dan Harris Age
Dan Harris was born on July 26, 1971, in Newton, Massachusetts, in the United States. He is 50 years old and commemorates his birthday on July 26.
Dan Harris Height
He is a man of average height. Dan stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (approximately 1.72meters)
Dan Harris Family
Harris was born and also raised in Newton, Massachusetts, in the United States of America under the love and care of his hardworking father Jay R. Harris, and dedicated mother Nancy Lee Harris. His dad is now the chairperson of the radiation oncology residency program at Harvard University, while his mum serves at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston as a pathologist and an expert on lymphomas.
He was brought up in a family of four together with his brother Matthew Carmichael Harris who serves as a Venture Capitalist.
Dan Harris Wife
Harris is merrily wedded to his beautiful and supportive wife Bianca Harris. Bianca presently serves in New York City as a pulmonologist. The duo has been living under the same roof and enjoying their union since they married in 2009. The two are proud to be sharing one handsome son called Alexander Robert harris born in 2014.
Dan Harris Education
He earned his high school diploma from a local high school in Massachusetts and afterward furthered his studies at Colby College in Waterville, Maine. Dan matriculated at the institution, studied for several years, graduated in 1993, and was rewarded with his bachelor of arts degree.
Dan Harris Salary
He receives an annual salary of $85,000. This is according to NBC News anchor’s/reporters’ salaries.
Dan Harris’s Net Worth
Dan has an estimated net worth of $9 million US dollars.
Dan Harris Career
Further, he is a podcaster currently hosting a popular health & fitness podcast titled Ten Percent Happier. In his podcast, he opposes the misconception and tales that are accompanied by the word meditation. Besides, he hosts and interviews eminent meditation teachers, top scientists, and even the odd celebrity. As of now, his podcast has circulated over 600 episodes. The podcast circulates new episodes every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and has been ranked 4.6 stars.
There, he hosted a game show titled 500 Questions from Mar 1, 2016, to -2021 after replacing Richard Quest. From 2006 -2011, he anchored the network’s World News Sunday. Further, he co-anchored Nightline following succeeding Bill Weir and also the weekend edition of Good Morning America.
He has reported on natural disasters, combat zones, mass shootings, and religion, especially evangelicalism, and once spent two days in solitary confinement for a story on criminal justice. Nevertheless, he withdrew from the network on Sep 26, 2021. He began his journalism profession in Maine where he was employed as an anchor at WLBZ. He afterward joined WCSH in Portland as a political reporter and anchor.