Randy Cohen The Ethicist, Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Show, and Net Worth

Randy Cohen Bio | Wiki

Randy Cohen is a popular American writer and humorist known as the author of The Ethicist column in The New York Times Magazine between 1999 and 2011. He also works as the author of many books, a playwright, and the host of the public radio show Person Place Thing.

Randy Cohen Age

He was born in Charleston, South Carolina, in the United States. Randy is around 61 years old.

Randy Cohen Height

He is a man of above-average stature. Randy stands at a height of 5 ft 11 in ( Approx1.78 m).

Randy Cohen Family

He was born in Charleston, South Carolina, and brought up in Reading, Pennsylvania, in what he has called a “suburban reform Jewish household.” Randy holds an American nationality. Currently, Randy has not mentioned any details concerning his parents or if he has siblings.

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Randy Cohen Wife

Randy was previously married to Katha Pollitt an American poet, essayist, and critic who is the author of four essay collections and two books of poetry.  The two married on June 6, 1987, and later divorced. He and his ex-wife Katha have a daughter named Sophie Pollitt-Cohen. Presently, it is not known if Randy married again or not.

Randy Cohen Education

He attended and graduated from the University at Albany, SUNY in 1971, earning a Bachelor of Arts in music. Randy received an MFA in music composition from the California Institute of the Arts. Over this time there Randy and Rich Gold created the Serge synthesizer. In 2011, Randy received the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from the University at Albany.

Randy Cohen The Ethicist

He wrote The Ethicist column in The New York Times Magazine between 1999 and 2011. From 2001 through 2005, Randy also answered listeners’ questions on ethics for the National Public Radio radio news program, All Things Considered. The Times ended his stint as The Ethicist, making his last column Sunday, February 27, 2011. The column proceeded with the same format but a new byline until early 2015 when it abandoned the question and answer format for a discussion format among a number of persons.

Randy Cohen Show

He is the host of the public radio show Person Place Thing an interview show based on this idea: people are particularly engaging when they speak not directly about themselves but about something they care about. The show’s guests discuss one person, one place, and one thing that is important to them. Randy’s show Person Place Thing is produced with the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan and is also sponsored by WAMC Northeast Public Radio.

Randy Cohen Net Worth

Randy is an American writer and humorist who is the Ex-Ethicist, and host of the public radio show Person Place Thing. Therefore, Randy has accumulated a decent fortune over the years. Randy’s estimated net worth is $981,568.

Is Randy Cohen Married

Randy previously married Katha Pollitt an American poet, essayist, and critic who is the author of four essay collections and two books of poetry.  The two married on June 6, 1987, and later divorced. He and his ex-wife Katha have a daughter named Sophie Pollitt-Cohen.

Who Is Randy Cohen

Randy is a popular American writer and humorist known as the author of The Ethicist column in The New York Times Magazine between 1999 and 2011. He also works as the author of many books, a playwright, and the host of the public radio show Person Place Thing.

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