Ann Curry is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist and photojournalist. She is known for her work as an international correspondent-anchor for NBC News, for anchoring on the Today show, and Dateline NBC. Her work focuses primarily on human suffering in war zones and natural disasters. She has reported from war zones in Kosovo, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Afghanistan, and Darfur. She has a journalism degree from the University of Oregon.
New Canaan, Connecticut, United States
Boyfriend / Spouse
Ann Curry has dated –
- Brian Wilson Ross (1989-Present) – The couple got married on October 21, 1989. They have 2 children – a daughter named McKenzie Curry Ross and a son named William Walker Curry Ross.
Ann Curry Facts
- When she was growing up, her family moved to Ashland, Oregon.
- She worked as a cocktail waitress during her college days.
- In 1978, she started her broadcasting career as an intern at KTVL in Medford, Oregon and later became KTVL’s first female news reporter.
- In 1998, she was chosen by People magazine as one of the “50 Most Beautiful People”.
- Her work focuses primarily on human suffering in war zones and natural disasters such as the tsunamis in Southeast Asia and the earthquake in Haiti.
- She has reported from war zones in Kosovo, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Afghanistan, Darfur, Congo, and the Central African Republic.
- She is a chocoholic and starts her day with Hershey’s Kiss.
- In 2014, while hiking in Harriman State Park in New York, Ann injured her ankle and was found by a group of New Jersey-based boy scouts who rescued her.
- In January 2015, Curry founded her own media company, Ann Curry Inc.
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Facts of Ann Curry
- Gender Female
- full nameAnn Curry
- birthplaceAgaña, Guam, United States
- Date of Birth November 19, 1956
- Age 66 years 10 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 6
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundJapanese, English, Irish, Scottish, and German
- net worth$10 million
- professionJournalist, Photojournalist
- weight55 kg or 121 lbs
- height5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
- hair colorDark Brown
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildSlim
- high schoolAshland High School in
- collegeUniversity of Oregon
- motherHiroe Nagase
- fatherRobert Paul Curry