John Quinones Biography
John Quinones (Full Name: Juan Manuel John Quinones) is a prominent Award-winning American Journalist and TV Host currently working as a correspondent at ABC News and the present anchor of What Would You Do? Television show.
John Quinones Age
John Quinones was born on 23rd May 1952, in San Antonio, Texas, United States of America. He is 70 years old.
John Quinones Height
Quinones is a man of standard stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx 1.73m).
John Quinones Family
John Quinones was born to his staunch mother, Maria Quinones, and his caring father, Bruno Quinones in San Antonio, Texas, in the United States. John has two beautiful sisters named Rosemary and Irma.
John Quinones Wife
John is gladly hitched to the love of his life named Deanna White, a former model. Nevertheless, John had been married before to his high school love called Nancy Loftus. They had tied the knot in 1988 in a private wedding in West Palm Beach, Florida. Together, they shared three children Andrea, Julian, and Nicco. Sadly, they divorced after 29 years of marriage.
John Quinones Education
He went to Brackenridge High School located in San Antonio and was chosen to participate in Upward Bound, a federal anti-poverty program that prepared inner-city high school students for college. While still, an undergraduate, John was also a member of the Sigma Beta-Zeta of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.
Later, he matriculated at St. Mary’s University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech Communication. He also attained his Master of Arts Degree from Columbia University School of Journalism.
John Quinones Career
He began to work at ABC News based in Miami as a general assignment correspondent in the year 1982. There, he covers all ABC News programs including 20 / 20, Nightline, Good Morning America, and ABC World News.
Before joining ABC News, John worked in Chicago for WBBM-TV. Also, he worked as an anchor and reporter at KPRC-TV. Furthermore, he worked as a radio news editor at KTRH based in Houston from 1975 to 1978.
As of now, he hosts the What Would You Do? program that was created by Chris Whipple. What Would You Do is an American situational television program which features actors acting out scenes of illegal activity or conflict in public settings while recorded on hidden cameras that broadcasts on ABC since its start on February 26, 2008.
As the experiment goes on, psychologists, professors, teachers, or club members watch and discuss the video with John explaining and making conjectures about the bystanders’ response.
John Quinones Salary
He pockets a satisfactory salary of $87,719 annually. This is according to ABC News correspondents’ salaries.
John Quinones Net Worth
John Quinones has piled up a hefty fortune over the years he has served and has an estimated net worth of $2 Million.