Geraldo Rivera Biography
Geraldo Rivera born as Gerald Michael Riviera is an American Journalist, talk show host, writer, and attorney currently working at WTAM (1100 AM) as a host of a daily one-hour talk show, Geraldo in Cleveland, and a weekly podcast on the parent iHeartRadio app, effective September 24. He was hosting Geraldo talk show from 1987 to 1998, and the newsmagazine program Geraldo at Large, the occasional broadcast of Geraldo Rivera Reports, and appears regularly on Fox News programs like The Five.
Geraldo Rivera Age
Geraldo was born on 4 July 1943 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. He grew up in Brooklyn and West Babylon, New York, and attended West Babylon High School. He celebrates his birthday on 4 July 1943 every year
Geraldo Rivera Wife
He has been married five times. He married his first wife Linda Coblentz in 1965 and divorced in 1969. He then married Edith Vonnegut on December 14, 1971, and divorced in 1975. He married his third wife Sherryl Raymond on December 31, 1976, the two had a son and divorced in 1984.
On July 11, 1987, he married his fourth wife C.C. (Cynthia Cruickshank) Dyer, the couple had two daughters and six children who were conceived through IVF and miscarried. They divorced in 2000. He is currently married to Erica Michelle Levy of whom they have a daughter. The couple married in 2003.
Geraldo Rivera Children|Kids
He has four children, his son, Gabriel Miguel born in July 1979, from his second marriage with Sherryl Raymond. His two daughters Isabella Holmes born in 1992 and Simone Cruickshank born in 1994 are from his fourth marriage with C.C. and his last born daughter Sol Liliana born in 2005 from his fifth marriage with Michelle.
On November 13, 2015, he revealed on Fox News that his daughter, Simone Cruickshank, was at the Stade de France when the attacks and explosions occurred; She made it alive with her friends and returned home safely
Geraldo Rivera Body Measurements
Height; 5 ft 10 in (177 cm)
Weight; Not available
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Geraldo Rivera Salary
Details about his salary are not yet disclosed. However, information about how much he makes will be updated as soon as it is available.
Geraldo Rivera Education
He attended the State University of New York Maritime College from September 1961 to May 1963, where he was a member of the rowing team. In 1965, he graduated from the University of Arizona.
In 1966, he enrolled at Brooklyn Law School, and held internships with the New York County District Attorney before he received his J.D. near the top of his class in 1969, that same year, he held a Reginald Heber Smith Fellowship in poverty law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He later joined the New York State Bar.
He became a frequent attorney for the Puerto Rican activist group, previously worked as the lower Manhattan-based Community Action for Legal Services and the National Lawyers Guild. He attracted the attention of WABC-TV news director Al Primo in the 1960 interview about the group’s occupation of an East Harlem church.
Primo rendered him a job as a reporter. ABC planned for him to study introductory broadcast journalism in the Ford Foundation-funded Summer Program in Journalism for Members of Minority Groups at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in 1970 due to his dearth of journalistic experience.
Geraldo Rivera Fox News
He left CNBC in November 2001 – two months after the September 11 terrorist attacks – and become the Fox News war correspondent. During a Fox News broadcast, he started disclosing an upcoming operation, even going beyond to drawing a map in the sand for his audience.
In 2005, he engaged in a feud with The New York Times over their claims that in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, he pushed aside a member of a rescue team in order to be filmed helping a woman in a wheelchair down some steps in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
Rivera, though objecting to her views on immigration, said, “Michelle Malkin is the vilest, racist person I’ve ever met in my life. She actually believes that neighbors will start spitting out friends, and we should deport people.” He added, “It’s good she’s in D.C., and I’m in New York. I’d spit on her if I saw her.”
On January 3, 2012, he started hosting a weekday radio talk show on WABC in New York, N.Y. The show that was scheduled in the two hours between Imus in the Morning and The Rush Limbaugh Show on WABC. On January 30, 2012, he also started hosting a weekday show on KABC in Los Angeles. He hosts the newsmagazine program, Geraldo, at Large and appears regularly on Fox News Channel.
Geraldo Rivera Net Worth
The award-winning journalist, Geraldo, has an estimated net worth of $15 million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist, writer, and attorney.
Geraldo Rivera Al Capone
The Mystery of the Vaults of Al Capone is a two-hour live American TV special broadcast on April 21, 1986, in syndication.
Initial release: 21 April 1986
Director: Bill Foster
First episode date: 21 April 1986
Produced by: Doug Llewelyn
Genre: Reality television
Cast: Geraldo Rivera
Geraldo Rivera Illness
In July 2015, Geraldo Rivera was seen leaving Manhattan Civil Court, where he reportedly attended settlement talks in an attempt to resolve his medical malpractice lawsuit. He had filed suit against the Hospital for Special Surgery on East 70th Street alleging that the defendant committed surgical errors that resulted in severe disability.
In his report, he said that he went to the healthcare facility in 2010 to undergo back surgery. After the surgery, his right foot was crippled and alleges that surgical errors caused his medical problems. Details are not forthcoming about the lawsuit, such as what may have gone wrong during the surgery, how the foot disability was acquired, and how the surgeon may have allegedly breached the standard of care.
Does Geraldo Rivera Have A Tattoo
He has a Star of David tattoo on his left fist. Since writing on the Palestinian terrorists who killed 22 children in a kibbutz nursery school in the Maalot kibbutz north, he did the ink work in 1974. He is a member of the tribe, so on Oct. 28, at a gala of the American Society of the University of Haifa, he felt compelled to announce what he is. He said that if they come again for the Jews, he would clench his fist and say, here is a tough Jew.
Geraldo Rivera Vault
Starting on April 21, 1986, he hosted The Mystery of Al Capone’s Vaults. The unique communicate was charged as the uncovering of Capone’s mystery vaults situated under the old Lexington Hotel in Chicago. A huge number of individuals viewed the 2-hour appear, yet all that they revealed was soil. In a 2016 meeting with the Chicago Tribune, Rivera remarked, “It was an incredibly prominent program — possibly the most noteworthy profile program I’ve at any point been related with.”
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Following a progression of occupations going from apparel sales rep to short-arrange cook, Rivera enlisted at Brooklyn Law School in 1966. As a law understudy, he held temporary positions with the New York County District Attorney under incredible wrongdoing contender Frank Hogan and Harlem Assertion of Rights (a network-based supplier of lawful administrations) before getting his J.D. close to the highest point of his group in 1969. He at that point held a Reginald Heber Smith Fellowship in neediness law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School in the late spring of 1969 preceding being admitted to the New York State Bar soon thereafter
Willowbrook Geraldo Rivera Documentary
Rivera was employed by WABC-TV in 1970 as a correspondent for Eyewitness News. In 1972, he collected national consideration and won a Peabody Award for his report on the disregard and maltreatment of patients with scholarly handicaps at Staten Island’s Willowbrook State School, and he started to show up on ABC national projects, for example, 20/20 and Nightline upon their dispatches in 1978 and 1979 individually. After John Lennon watched Rivera’s report on the patients at Willowbrook, he and Rivera put on an advantage show called “Coordinated” on August 30, 1972, at Madison Square Garden in New York City (which Yoko Ono discharged post mortem in 1986, as Live in New York City).
Geraldo Rivera Show
His daytime talk show aired from September 7, 1987, to June 12, 1998, in syndication. With the theme The Geraldo Rivera Show, the last two seasons broadcast. The show was an Investigative News Group creation and distributed by Tribune Entertainment.
First episode date: 7 September 1987
Final episode date: 12 June 1998
Number of seasons: 11
Created by: Geraldo Rivera
Original network: Syndicated
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