Gary O’Donoghue Biography
Gary O’Donoghue is a well-known British-American journalist who currently works as the BBC News’ chief North American political correspondent in Washington, D.C. He primarily covers politics and has covered both Joe Biden’s and Donald Trump’s presidential campaigns.
He is one of the most well-known and talented Blind journalists working in the news industry today. Gary enjoys spending time with his wife and their beautiful daughter when he is not working.
Gary O’Donoghue Age
Gary O’Donoghue was born in Norfolk, United Kingdom on February 13, 1968. He is 54 years old.
Gary O’Donoghue Height
Gary stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in/1.72 m tall.
Gary O’Donoghue Family
Gary grew up in Norfolk, England, under the loving care of his supportive parents. His father was a semi-pro football player who also drove a taxi, and his mother was a ballroom dance instructor. He has British nationality but is of white ethnicity.
Gary O’Donoghue Wife
Gary is happily hitched to Sarah Lewthwaite. The couple has been married for over two decades and is thrilled to be parents to a beautiful daughter.
Gary, his wife, and their daughter currently reside in Washington, D.C., in the United States. They do, however, own a desirable house in Yorkshire, England.
Gary O’Donoghue Education
Gary attended a boys’ boarding school before enrolling in a mixed High School for the Blind. He represented England in blind football before enrolling at Worcester College for the Blind. Gary went on to study philosophy and modern languages at Christ Church, Oxford University.
Gary O’Donoghue’s Salary
Gary’s annual salary is $98,380.
Gary O’Donoghue Net Worth
Gary’s estimated net worth is $6 million.
Gary O’Donoghue Career
Gary currently works for BBC News in Washington, D.C. as their chief North American political correspondent, having replaced Norman Smith in 2014. Gary has covered politics in America, including the presidency of Joe Biden and the presidency of Donald Trump.
After graduating from university, he began working for the network as a junior reporter on BBC Radio 4’s Today program. Gary has covered stories for the BBC in the United States, Africa, Europe, and Asia. Gary received a five-figure out-of-court settlement for disability discrimination from deputy editor Daniel Pearl in 2007 after he handed over Gary’s story to June Kelly.
Gary was born with partially sighted eyes. Unfortunately, when he was eight years old in 1976, he went completely blind. The general public does not have access to specific details about what happened to his eyes. Gary is in good health except for his eyes.