Ben Wedeman Biography
Ben Wedeman as a lead correspondent in Jerusalem for CNN, began working for CNN in 1994 but got placed in Jerusalem in 2009. Into the bargain, due to his team reporting, he received multiple Emmy Awards as well as Edward Murrow Awards.
Ben Wedeman Age
Ben Wedeman was born in Washington D.C, United States on September 1, 1960. He is 61 years old.
Ben Wedeman Height
Ben stands at an approximate height of 5 ft 7 in/1.7m tall.
Ben Wedeman Education
Ben schooled at the University of Texas at Austin and graduated in 1982. Then he went to the University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies and received a bachelor’s degree in Asiatic Languages and Linguistics. Additionally, he received a master’s degree in Middle Eastern Studies.
Ben Wedeman Family
Ben’s parents are Miles G. Wedeman who was born on January 23, 1923, and passed away on October 23, 2013, he worked as a civil servant as well as a diplomat from Pennsylvania, and Martha Jean (née Hall) Wedeman, who used to work for The Washington Post as a reporter.
Ben Wedeman Wife
Ben has managed to keep details on his lovelife all to himself, he enjoys keeping his personal life all to himself, however, deep research on this is being investigated and will be updated soon.
Ben Wedeman Salary
Ben annually earns a salary of $113,905. This is according to CNN correspondents salaries.
Ben Wedeman Net Worth
Ben’s estimated net worth is $ 2 million.
Ben Wedeman Career
Ben Wedeman as a lead correspondent in Jerusalem for CNN, began working for CNN in 1994 but got placed in Jerusalem in 2009. Into the bargain, due to his team reporting, he received multiple Emmy Awards as well as Edward Murrow Awards. He worked as The Day press release auditor for ICARDA in the STIP department, also worked as a local Jordanian employee in 1994 for CNN, he then moved to be CNN’s Bureau Chief in Amman, then he worked from 1998 to 2006 as a CNN’s bureau chief in Cairo.
He was employed in 2009 as CNN’S bureau’s correspondent in Jerusalem, sadly while reporting a clash between Israelis and Palestinians near the Karni border between Israel and Gaza, he got shot it was in October 2000.