Bill Ritter Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Salary, Net Worth, and ABC

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Bill Ritter Biography and Wiki

Bill Ritter is a legendary American journalist and television news anchor. Currently, he is an anchor at WABC-TV New York’s Eyewitness News. Bill is also a correspondent for the ABC News program 20/20 and has been the co-anchor of the Eyewitness News at 11 p.m since 1999. Since February 2001, he has also anchored the station’s news at 6 p.m. Bill joined Eyewitness News as a weekend anchor in the summer of 1998.

He joined the WABC News in June 1998, as an anchor for weekend news. Ritter also worked full time from Monday to Friday for 20/20 as a correspondent and ABC News. Prior to joining Eyewitness News, Ritter worked as a co-anchor of Good morning America Sunday at ABC News.

Bill Ritter Age

Bill was born to a Jewish family on February 26, 1950, in Los Angeles, USA. He is currently 70 years old.

Bill Ritter Height

Ritter is a man of average stature. He appears to be quite tall in relation to his surroundings. Bill stands at a height of 5 feet and 11 inches(Approx 1.8 m). However, his actual height is still unavailable.

Bill Ritter Wife

Ritter is married to a beautiful good-looking woman lady named Kathleen. The wedding happened on September 6, 2008, where the couple exchanged their wedding vows.

Bill Ritter Children

Ritter and his wife are proud parents to three children named Mia, Owen, and Ella who is the youngest among her siblings. Mia who is their firstborn daughter has been a source of inspiration to her father since she was the one who encouraged him to complete his college after 40 years of being expelled from San Diego.

Bill Ritter Brother

Ritter lost his brother Bruce in March 2018 due to illness. His Brother was 66 years old when he died. Ritter was heartbroken due to the loss of his brother and posted a photo of him and his brother at the hospital when he was still on recovery. He wrote quotations on the post thanking people for their love and support.

Bill Ritter Education

Ritter attended San Diego State University where he was expelled one semester short of graduating after protesting the Vietnam War. Forty years later he decided to complete his college education following his daughter’s suggestion and graduated with a degree from the New School.

Bill Ritter ABC

Bill joined Eyewitness News in June 1998, as an anchor and covered weekends news. He then started anchoring the Eyewitness Newscast at 11 pm and later added the 6 pm newscast in 2001. He has covered various events for both Eyewitness News and ABC News. He joined ABC News as a co-host of “Good Morning America Sunday” in 1992.

At the beginning of his career as a journalist, Bill was a resident of Los Angeles and reported on the Los Angeles riots for Fox Television Network and the Rodney King trial. Ritter served as a reporter for Fox Networks’s nationally show Entertainment Daily Journal(E.D.J) from August 1991, to February 1992. He later became an investigative reporter for KTTV-TV in Los Angeles and an anchor for the station’s Gulf War Coverage.

His first television career was in San Diego where he worked as a business and then an investigative reporter for KNSD-TV, the NBC affiliate. He began his career in 1972 in print journalism where he worked as a reporter and then as a business editor of the San Diego County edition of the Los Angeles. At one point in his career, Bill served as a board member of an organization in San Diego known as non-profit drug education and prevention.

Some of Bill Ritter’s Colleagues at Eyewitness are:

Sam Ryan – Anchor

Lee Goldberg – Anchor

Bill Ritter Salary

Bill has been working in the media industry for over a decade and has won various awards due to his hard work and determination. He receives an impressive salary that ranges at an average of $175,850 in a year. However, his actual salary is not disclosed yet.

Bill Ritter Net Worth

Bill has been working with different media houses as an expert in the journalism field for over a decade. It is evident that he has been receiving enormous salary over the years of working and he is able to accommodate a good Net Worth. However, his actual Net Worth is still under review.

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Is Bill Ritter Still Married?

Bill is still married to his beautiful wife Kathleen since there are no cases of divorce or external affairs reported. The couple is blessed with three children.

What Nationality Is Bill Ritter?

Ritter is an American by Nationality. He was born in Los Angele, the USA to a Jewish Family.

Where Is Bill Ritter Now?

Ritter is working from home after his recovery from COVID 19. He reported that he has been feeling much better. Bill has been taking his body temperature several times in a day, testing for oxygenated level in blood twice a day, and taking a nap.

How Old Is Bill Ritter Abc News?

Bill is 70 years old. He was born to a Jewish family on February 26, 1950, in Los Angeles, USA.

Is Bill Ritter Sick?

Ritter was diagnosed with mild cases of COVID 19 after he expressed some symptoms including scratchy throat and severe headaches. In this case, he had no signs of high fever. However, he has recovered and he is working from and taking all the measures to keep the situation under control

How Tall Is Bill Ritter?

Bill stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 11 inches(1.8 m). However, his actual height is still unavailable.