Lara Logan (born March 29, 1971) is a South African TV Journalist based in Durban. Additionally, she is a War Correspondent. Lara works for the CBS as the Chief of the Foreign Correspondent. In fact, Logan began her journalism career in her college days.
She lands up a job in the Sunday Tribune. Then, she has worked in freelance journalism jobs too. Logan obtains the assignments from the ABC, CBS News, European Broadcast Union, and NBC. She becomes famous for reporting the Haifa fight reporting Bagdad. The report has telecasted in the CBS Evening News.
At that time, she gets maximum public support. However, Lara and her team arrested during the Egyptian army revolution in 2011. There are around 200 to 300 men involved in the sexual assault. She is covering the CBS news some people inappropriately touched her. Lara went back to the USA and admitted to hospital.
Additionally, she discusses the case with Mr. Obama and CBS too. She reveals her left-wing ideology in the “60 Minutes” show on CBS. She tries to bring out the partisan landscape of democracy in the world. Actually, Lara feels that she is committing professional suicide in the media.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This TV Journalist was born on 29th of March 1971 in Durban, South Africa. Meanwhile, Lara Logan’s age is 47 years old. However, Lara’s family profile is missing from social media. She did her High School from the Durban Girls’ College.
In fact, Logan graduates in Commerce from the University of Natal. She also completes her French language diploma in the Alliance Française in Paris. Furthermore, Lara holds an official Facebook account.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Children
Lara marries two times in her life. Furthermore, her first husband is Jason Siemon (British Basketball player). The couple ties the knot in 1998 and divorces in 2008. In the same year, she becomes the spouse of Joseph Burkett (American Defense Contractor).
In fact, Joseph earlier lived in Texas. Now, he stays with his family in Washington. They share two kids i.e. Joseph (son) and Lola (daughter). Mr. Burkett has a daughter Ashley from his previous marriage.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Lara Logan.|
|Profession||TV Journalist & War Correspondent.|
|Famous for||Her shows telecast on CBS News.|
|Age (As of 2019)||47 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||March 29, 1971.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Durban, South Africa.|
|Best Shows||1. 60 Minutes.
2. Face of the Nation.
3. The Early Nation.
|Awards & Achievements||1. Television Gracie Award (2000, 2002, 2003 & 2008).
2. Murrow Award (2008).
3. John F. Hogan Distinguished Service Award (2011).
4. Daniel Pearl Award (2011).
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aries.|
|Current Residence||Washington, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 3".
Centimeters: 160 cm.
Meters: 1.6 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||33-25-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Parents||Father: Will Update.
Mother: Not Found.
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known.
Sister: Will Update.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married Since 2008.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||1. Jason Siemon (1998-2008).
2. Joseph Burkett (2008p).
|Highest Qualification||1. Commerce Degree in the University of Natal.
2. French Diploma from the Alliance Française, Paris.
|School||Durban Girls’ College.|
|College/ University||1. University of Natal.
2. Alliance Française, Paris.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Will Smith.
Actress: Jessica Alba.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris & London.|
|Favorite Color||Pink & Brown.|
|Love to do||Travel & Shopping.|
|Favorite Food||Coffee & Sandwiches.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$6 Million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Lara Logan
- Lara covers some incidents like US Embassy bombing and Kosovo war.
- Furthermore, she talked about the 9/11 attacks on CBS radio.
- Actually, she moves to Afghanistan for her job in GMTV.
- In fact, Logan gets the visa from the Russian Embassy.
- The 47-year-old wins the Television Gracie Award, Daniel Pearl Award and New Story Award.
- She contributes for “Face of the Nation” and “The Early Nation” shows.
- Usually, she spends her maximum time in the war zones like Iraq and Afghanistan.
- Additionally, Lara Logan’s net worth is $6 Million US Dollars in 2019.