Rick Leventhal Biography
Rick Leventhal was born Richard Gary Leventhal is an American reporter. Rick has been a senior correspondent for Fox News Channel based in New York City since June 1997.
Before joining Fox, he spent 10 years in local news, reporting and anchoring in markets including Columbia, South Carolina; Spartanburg, South Carolina; West Palm Beach, and New York City.
Rick Leventhal Age and Birthday
Richard Gary Leventhal was born on January 24, 1960, in Christian County, Kentucky, U.S. He is 61 years old as of 2021.
Rick Leventhal Height and Weight
He has a good height of 5 feet 10 inches. He has salt and pepper hair color and her eye color is light brown.
Rick Leventhal Family, Parents and Siblings
Richard is the son of Dr. Allan Leventhal, a retired psychologist in Silver Spring, Maryland, and Carol Leventhal, the retired director of Greenbelt Cares in Greenbelt, Maryland. He is the second of three siblings. He has an older brother, Scott Leventhal who was born in 1958, and a sister, Leigh who was born in 1963.
Rick Leventhal Siblings
He is the second of three siblings. He has an older brother, Scott Leventhal who was born in 1958, and a sister, Leigh who was born in 1963.
Rick Leventhal Wife| Girlfriend
Rick was married to Penny Daniels, who was an on-air reporter for WSVN-TV in Miami and WFLD-TV in Chicago. They got divorced but together they had two daughters Veronica, an activist, advocate, and social worker, and Shoshana, a vegan focusing on music, philosophy, and women’s studies at Goucher College. On November 13, 2019 he proposed to The Real Housewives of Orange County cast member Kelly Dodd. The two got married on October 10, 2020.
Rick Leventhal Children
He has two daughters Veronica, an activist, advocate, and social worker, and Shoshana, a vegan focusing on music, philosophy, and women’s studies at Goucher College.
Rick Leventhal Education
Rick went to Montgomery Blair High School and did his graduation with a B.A in broadcast journalism from American University in Washington, D.C.
Rick Leventhal Career
Rick Leventhal is a gutsy reporter who has been into war zones just to cover the news. He covered during the time of war in Iraq, Afghanistan, Israel, Albania, Macedonia, Kosovo, and Libya to cover news embedding with Marines.
He was the first journalist to report the scene of terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on 11 September 2001 and the first to go live before the towers fell to the ground. He joined Fox News Channel in March 1997.
Recently he has covered the live flooding of Louisiana, the killing of Osama Bin Laden as well as the 10-year commemoration of 9/11. He has also dispatched to numerous natural disasters reporting for the channel. He has also gone to Haiti for the cover of news regarding the devastating earthquake in 2010 and also to Vatican City to cover the death and funeral of Pope John Paul II.
Rick Leventhal Net Worth
Leventhal is an American reporter he has earned a lot through his career as a reporter. Rick has an estimated net worth of $1 million.