Michael Beschloss Bio, Wiki
Michael Beschloss (Full name: Michael Richard Beschloss) is an American historian specializing in the United States presidency. He is also an author of nine books on the presidency. Beschloss provides gripping tales and brilliant inside analysis, revealing the leadership secrets of great Presidents and other towering figures in history. Additionally, he unravels the mysteries of powerful and effective leadership in areas from business to politics to sports. Beschloss is an Emmy-winning contributor to NBC News and the PBS NewsHour.
He has also worked as Board Historian and trustee of the White House Historical Association and trustee of the National Archives Foundation. He earned a 2005 News & Documentary Emmy Award for the Discovery Channel’s Decisions That Shook the World, of which he was the host. Beschloss has also received the Williams College Bicentennial Medal, the State of Illinois’s Order of Lincoln the Harry S. He has received honorary doctorates from Lafayette College, Williams College, St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Saint Peter’s College, Governors State University, and Allegheny College.
Michael Beschloss Age
He was born on November 30, 1955, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Beschloss is 65 years old.
Michael Beschloss Height
He is a man of average stature. Beschloss stands at a height of 6 ft 1 in (Approx. 1.84 m).
Michael Beschloss Family | Parents
Beschloss was born in Chicago and raised in Flossmoor, Illinois by his father and mother. However, he has not revealed any details regarding his parents and/or siblings.
Michael Beschloss Wife | Children
Beschloss is married to his Iranian-born wife Afsaneh Mashayekhi Beschloss. Together, they have has two sons. Beschloss is President and CEO of the Rock Creek Group, a Washington, D.C. hedge fund. She is also a former treasurer and chief investment officer of the World Bank, and currently, she is a trustee of the Ford Foundation and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Beschloss and Beschloss are advisory board members of Resources for Inner-City Children. They were also guests of President and Mrs. Clinton at the White House dinner for British Prime Minister Tony Blair on February 5, 1998. In addition, they were guests of President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush at the White House dinner on November 2, 2005.
Michael Beschloss Education
He attended Eaglebrook School, Phillips Academy (Andover). Subsequently, Beschloss attended Williams College and majored in political science, from which he graduated with Highest Honors. At Harvard University he earned an MBA with the original intention of writing history while serving as a foundation executive.
Michael Beschloss Books
Beschloss is the author of nine best-selling books which include: Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and How They Changed America, 1789-1989, Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy (co-authored with Caroline Kennedy), and two volumes on President Lyndon Johnson’s secret White House tapes
Michael Beschloss Illness | Health
Beschloss is not having any health issues as he is in good condition.
Michael Beschloss Net Worth
He is an American historian specializing in the United States presidency and an author. There is no doubt therefore, he has accumulated a decent fortune over the years. Beschloss estimated net worth is $10 million.
What Nationality Is Michael Beschloss
Beschloss was born in Chicago, Illinois, the United States, therefore, he belongs to American nationality.