Malcolm Gladwell Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Podcast, Blink, Outliers, and Net Worth

Malcolm Gladwell Bio | Wiki

Malcolm Gladwell is an English-born Canadian journalist, author, and public speaker. He has been working as a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1996. Malcolm has authored seven books, and his first five books were on The New York Times Best Seller list. He also serves as the host of the podcast Revisionist History and co-founder of the podcast company Pushkin Industries.

His writings often deal with the unexpected implications of research in the social sciences, like psychology and sociology, and make frequent and extended use of academic work. He became appointed to the Order of Canada in 2011.

Malcolm Gladwell Age

Malcolm was born on September 3, 1963, in Fareham, United Kingdom. He is 58 years old.

Malcolm Gladwell Height

He is a man of average stature and stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (Approx. 1.72 m).

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Malcolm Gladwell Family

He was born in Fareham, Hampshire, England to his parents Joyce and Graham Gladwell. Malcolm’s mother is a Jamaican psychotherapist while his father was a mathematics professor from Kent, England. He grew up in rural Ontario Mennonite country with his brother Geoffrey.

When Malcolm was 11, his father, who served as a professor of mathematics and engineering at the University of Waterloo, allowed him to wander around the offices at his university, which stoked the boy’s interest in reading and libraries.

Malcolm Gladwell Wife

Malcolm is a man who enjoys his life and career, but, he keeps his marital status private. Therefore, it is not known whether he is married, single, or dating. There are many rumors that he could probably be gay, but, he has not confirmed them.

Malcolm Gladwell Education

In 1984, Malcolm graduated with a bachelor’s degree in History from the Trinity College of the University of Toronto. While in college, in the spring of 1982, he interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C.

Malcolm Gladwell Podcast

Malcolm serves as the host of the podcast Revisionist History, initially produced through Panoply Media and now through his own podcast company. It started in 2016 and has aired five 10-episode seasons. Each episode starts with an inquiry about a person, event, or idea, and proceeds to question the received wisdom about the subject.

Malcolm also has a music podcast with Bruce Headlam and Rick Rubin, titled Broken Record where they interview musicians. It has two seasons, 2018–2019 and 2020 with a total of 49 episodes.

Malcolm Gladwell Books

In addition to his career, Malcolm is the author of seven books. They include:

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Outliers: The Story of Success

What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants

Talking To Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don’t Know

The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and The Longest Night of the Second World War (2021).

Malcolm Gladwell Outliers

Malcolm’s third book, Outliers, published in 2008, examines how a person’s environment, in conjunction with personal drive and motivation, affects his or her possibility and opportunity for success. It became a number 1 New York Times bestseller for 11 straight weeks and was Time’s number 10 non-fiction book of 2008 as well as named to the San Francisco Chronicle’s list of the 50 best non-fiction books of 2008.

Malcolm Gladwell Blink

Blink was published in 2005 and explains how the human unconscious interprets events or cues as well as how past experiences can lead people to make informed decisions very rapidly. Malcolm uses examples like the Getty kouros and psychologist John Gottman’s research on the likelihood of divorce in married couples. The book became Fast Company’s list of the best business books of 2005. It was also number 5 on Amazon customers’ favorite books of 2005.

Malcolm Gladwell Net Worth

He earns his wealth from his career, therefore, he has amassed a fortune over the years. Malcolm’s estimated net worth is $30 million.

How Old Is Malcolm Gladwell

Malcolm was born on September 3, 1963, thus, he is 58 years old.

Is Malcolm Gladwell  Married

Malcolm keeps his marital status private. Therefore, it is not known whether he is married, single, or dating.