Chris Cimino Biography
Chris Cimino is an American Meteorologist who was on WNBC television’s early-morning news program, Today in New York in New York City, New York. He also appeared as a substitute meteorologist for the NBC network’s Today program.
He joined WNBC in December 1995. Previously, Cimino worked at WTXF-TV in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he was the weekend meteorologist since January 1995. Prior to that, he worked as a meteorologist in the Cincinnati, Ohio, on the radio and television market with Compu-Weather and Metro Weather Service, and WROC-TV in Rochester, New York. He also worked for the New York Yankees baseball outfit on September 20, 2004.
The thought came after Cimino lost a bet to his eleven-year-old neighbor in which the Mets would need to win at least seventy-five games; the Mets were unsuccessful. The report finished with Cimino’s partner, sportscaster Otis Livingston, hindering while dressed as the Mr. Met mascot, “beating up” Cimino.
Chris Cimino Age/ Birthday
Cimino was born on April 27, 1969, in East Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. He is 51years old as of 2020.
Chris Cimino Family
After doing our research, details about Cimino’s parents are not available and it is also not known if he has any siblings.
Chris Cimino Wife
Cimino was married to Nancy Cimino from 1985 till her death in 2016. He has two children, a son named Jeremy and a daughter called Carly.
His late wife Nancy was an accountant for many years. She was the daughter of Anthony and Betty Scipione, and four siblings, two brothers Frank and Anthony Scipione and two sisters Maria Wise and Christine Kallimanis.
Chris Cimino NBC
Cimino served as a meteorologist for NBC 4 New York’s morning show “Today in New York” which airs at 4:30 a.m. – 7 a.m. weekdays. He joined NBC 4 as a weekend meteorologist in December 1995 coming from WTXF-TV in Philadelphia.
He was also the weekday weather anchor for the morning and noon newscasts on WLWT-TV, the NBC affiliate in Cincinnati, Ohio.
His most memorable moments at NBC include covering landfall and the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina for the Today Show while filling in for Al Roker.
Chris Cimino Leaving NBC
Cimino left NBC on July 2nd 2019. On June 24, 2019, he announced that he was leaving the NBC flagship station to begin a new adventure– which includes one of his passions, travel. He summed up his experience at News 4 New York:
“To my friends and family at WNBC, as well as to all the loyal and devoted viewers, I want to thank all of you who had a part in helping my career evolve here as well as for being there for me in the tough times.
I’ve been through many life events in my time here, some wonderful, some personally difficult. I’m excited about the next chapters of my life’s journey.“
Before leaving, a get together was held in his honor on Friday, June 28th at Faces and Names on 159 W. 54th Street. from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Beyond forecasting, Cimino interviewed countless celebrities— highlighted by a one-on-one with singer Elton John, a moment he calls a dream come true.
His final day at WNBC was July 2, 2019. His replacement, Maria LaRosa started work on July 29, 2019.
Chris Cimino Wife Death
Cimino’s wife who was born on January 16, 1962, died on May 21, 2016 , at New York-Presbyterian Weil Cornell Medical Center, New York. Cimino’s wife was at the age of 54 when she passed away.
Chris Cimino Body Measurements
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Weight: Not Available
Shoe Size: Not Available
Body Shape: Not Available
Hair Colour: Not Available
Chris Cimino Salary
Cimino’s salary ranges between $27,985 – $30,246 per year as it is the amount of salary journalists at NBC earn.
Chris Cimino Net Worth
Cimino has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand which he has earned through his successful career as a Meteorologist.
Chris Cimino Pancreatic Cancer
Cimino’s health condition is not known and there are no rumors about him having cancer.
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