How old is Bob Costas: Net Worth, Height, Son, Jillie Sutton

Today, we're talking about the man who is one of the most renowned and well-known journalists in the world. He is...

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How old is Bob Costas: Net Worth, Height, Son, Jillie Sutton

Today, we're talking about the man who is one of the most renowned and well-known journalists in the world. He is widely admired for his outstanding work and contributions with NBC Sports TV since the 1980s. Bob Costas is a well-known American sportscaster, who has is best recognized from 1992 until 2016 for hosting 12 Premium Olympic Games.

In the sports field, the veteran sportscaster has achieved a remarkable fanbase. Here, we will explore concerning details on Bob Costas about his net worth in 2019 and wife as well as his career, read the following article.

Quick Facts about Bob Costas

Full Name Robert Quinlan "Bob" Costas
Net Worth $45 million, $5 million annual salary
Date Of Birth March 22, 1952
Place Of Birth Queens, New York City
Age 70 years old
Profession Journalist, Talk show host, Sports commentator, Announcer, Actor, Writer
TV presence Football Night in America
Spouse Jill Sutton - Wife (m.

2004), Carole Krumenacher (m. 1983–2001)

Children Taylor Costas, Keith Michael Kirby Costas

Short Description

Bob Costas is an American sportscaster who has always been featured in NBC Sports. Bob Costas was a primetime network anchor for the 1992-2016 Olympic Games.

He is presently anchoring "Studio 42 with Bob Costas" and performs play-by-play for the MLB network.

Early Life & Education

Bob Costas was born as Robert Quinlan "Bob" Costas on March 22, 1952, in Queens district of New York City.

His mother was Jayne Costas, and his dad was an electrical engineer named John George Costas. The name of his sister is Valerie Costas. The family roots of his father are from the Aegean Sea island of Chios. Bob Costas born in New York City in Queens and then was raised in Commack, N.Y.

He finished his high school education from Commack High School South. Costas studied communication and rhetoric at the University of Syracuse in NY, after his high school education.

Professional Career

Costas began an announcing career when he attended Syracuse University as an advertiser in the Eastern Hockey League and North American Hockey League hockey team of Syracuse Blazer.

He started his professional career as a professional play announcer for the American Basketball Association's Spirit of St.

Louis followed parallel with KMOX radio station Spirits. Between 1997 and 2000, Costas teamed up on basketball telecasts with Isaiah Thomas and Doug Collins. Later, in 1984, he was a host of the NFL at NBC. However, in 2009, Costas was the host at the World Figure Skating Championships for NBC sports.

He hosted numerous other NBC sports events. For NBC Olympics broadcasting Costas has been the first lineup. Since Barcelona in 1992 and Rio 2016, he has hosted many Olympics. He has also made some other TV shows and events and has great success.

He's best known for his television shows Later, NBC Sunday Night Football, Football Night in America.

Awards & Achievements

Costas has received eight National Sportscasters of the Year Awards from the National Sportscasters Association and was inaugurated in 2012 in the Hall of Fame.

For outstanding sports, he has won four Sportscasters of the Year Awards from the U.S. Sportscasters Association and almost twenty Sports Emmy Awards.

Net Worth

The net value of the Sportscaster Costas is about USD 45 million, whereas the salary of Bob Costas is approximately USD 5 million per year.

Also, as one of the best sportscasters for NBC in the Olympic and many more, he earned a lot of money from this hard work and dedication.

Bob Costas has an estimated net worth of $ 45 million.

Later, in 2013, Costas and Jill, his wife, acquired a mansion of 4.534 square feet for $ 4.7 million in the Newport Coast gated community.

Married Life of Bob Costas -Wife & Kids

Bob Costas has been married twice. In 1983 he married his first wife, Carole Krummenacher, who was his longtime lover. In 2001, the pair divorced. Additionally, the couple together had two children.

Their first child was a son named Keith and secondly a daughter named Taylor. Bob Costas is happily married to his present wife, Jill Sutton. The couple wedded in 2004. He has a close connection with his family.

Height & Body Measurements

Bob Costas has a height of five feet and seven inches high.

He's sixty-six years old now. Also, he has a good height, healthy body and is always sharp and appealing. His ethnicity is white, and his hair is dark brown. The color of his eyes is brown.

Social Media Profile

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