Malcolm Gladwell Biography
Malcolm Gladwell is a famous English-born Canadian journalist, public speaker, and author. As of now, he works as a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1996. He has authored 7 books, and his first 5 books were on The New York Times Best Seller list. Also, he is the co-founder of the podcast company Pushkin Industries and works as the host of the podcast Revisionist History.
Malcolm’s writings regularly deal with the unexpected implications of research in the social sciences, such as sociology and psychology, and make regular and extended use of academic work. In 2011, he was appointed to the Order of Canada.
Malcolm Gladwell Age
Malcolm Gladwell was born on 3rd September 1963, in Fareham, United Kingdom. He is 58 years old.
Malcolm Gladwell Height
Malcolm stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.72 m).
Malcolm Gladwell Family
He was born to his lovely parents Joyce and Graham Gladwell in Fareham, Hampshire, England. His father was a mathematics professor from Kent, England while his mother is a Jamaican psychotherapist. Malcolm was raised in rural Ontario Mennonite country along with his brother Geoffrey.
When Malcolm was 11, his dad, who worked at the University of Waterloo as a professor of mathematics and engineering, allowed him to wander around the offices at his university, which stoked Malcom’s interest in libraries and reading.
Malcolm Gladwell Wife
He is a man who enjoys his life and career, but, he keeps his relationship status confidential. It is therefore not known whether Malcolm is married, single, dating, or divorced. However, there are numerous rumors that Malcolm could probably be gay, but, he has not endorsed them.
Malcolm Gladwell Education
He enrolled at the Trinity College of the University of Toronto and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in History in 1984. While in college, Malcolm interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C. in the spring of 1982.
Malcolm Gladwell’s Net Worth
Malcolm Gladwell has stockpiled a hefty fortune over the years and has an estimated net worth of $30 million.
Malcolm Gladwell Podcast
He works as the host of the podcast Revisionist History, originally produced through Panoply Media and currently through his own podcast company. The podcast started in the year 2016 and has aired five 10-episode seasons. Each episode begins with an inquiry about a person, idea, or event, and continues to question the received wisdom regarding the subject.
He also has a music podcast with Rick Rubin and Bruce Headlam, christened Broken Record where they interview musicians. The podcast has two seasons, 2018–2019 and 2020 with 49 episodes in total.
Malcolm Gladwell Books
Besides his journalism career, Malcolm is the author of seven books including:
- The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference, Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
- Outliers: The Story of Success
- What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures
- David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
- The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and The Longest Night of the Second World War
- Talking To Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don’t Know