David Muir is an Emmy Award-winning American journalist and anchor of the nightly news show, 'World News Tonight with David Muir. 

David Muir is widely recognized for the many Emmy and Edward R. Murrow awards he has received, we're not sure what his personal life is like. 

Does he have a girlfriend? Is David Muir dating, married or single, or is David Muir gay?

Quick Info:

  • Birthday: November 8, 1973 (age44)
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: TV Journalist

David Muir Family: Mother & Partner- Is David Muir Gay?

David Muir is not married to date and isn't dating any girlfriend. Some portal relating to his biography suggests that he is gay. However, Muir has chosen to not speak about his personal life and has not revealed any information officially.

Also, sources claim that, 40 years age illustrious ABC news anchor, David Muir has officially declared that he has got married to his longtime partner Sean and living happy married life with him.

Prior to his relationship with Sean, it was rumored that David Muir is dating his colleague and journalist Gio Benitez.

However, the link up with Gio turned out to be wrong as he was dating his boyfriend Sean.

The very handsome and talented, American Journalist and anchor, David Muir, was born on November 8, 1973, in Syracuse, New York, USA. 

He is famous for his work in reporting famine, war, natural disasters, and headlined shootings at ABC News.

Quick Info:

  • Parents: Ronald Muir, Pat Mills
  • Husband: N/A
  • Children: N/A
  • Marital Status: Single

He is a television journalist by profession who was raised on Onondaga Hill, a village northwest of Syracuse. After graduating from Onondaga Junior-Senior High School in 1991 at the age of 17, he joined Park School of Broadcasting at Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York to have a degree magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism in 1995.

His first affection towards journalism led him to join the Institute on Political Journalism at the Fund for American Studies affiliated with Georgetown University in Washington D.C. He has good knowledge of Spanish as he also studied in Spain at the University of Salamanca.

He is a strict professional who has not outspoken about this personal life. He has maintained his personal life in a very low profile due to which there has been a lot of gossips whether David Muir is married or not.

There have been speculations about his sexuality in the media time and again. Muir is rumored being a gay and has a boyfriend as a partner and there is a rumor that he is married and has a husband.

 

David Muir Height and Age

David is a young and energetic journalist who never fails to impress his audience with his charm. Standing tall at the height of 5 feet and 11 inches, David has maintained to look presentable every time be it onscreen or off-screen.

Quick Info:

  • Height: 5 feet and 11 inches (1.8 m)
  • Weight: 76kg

David Muir TV Shows- Nightline, Good Morning America and More

David Muir is an Emmy award-winning journalist for ABC News. Muir is the anchor and managing editor of ABC World News Tonight with David Muir and co-anchor of ABC’s 20/20.

For more than a decade, Muir has reported from international hotspots around the world including Tehran, Tahrir Square, Mogadishu, Gaza, and Fukushima. He has reported numbers of special primetime special reports for the channel Muir reported Breaking Point: Heroin in America and Flashpoint: Refugees in America.

Career Timeline:

  • 1995-2000: He worked as an anchor and reporter in his hometown of Syracuse at WTVH television.
  •  2000: He joined WCVB television
  • 2006: He has also been to Israeli-Lebanon border to report on the Israeli war with Hezbollah in August.
  • 2007: To file reports on the Hamas coup, he and his crew member traveled to Gaza in June
  • 2011: He also started anchoring broadcast named as "World News With David Muir".
  • 2016: Muir released a year-long report on the heroin crisis in America, winning a CINE Golden Eagle Award for his reporting.

He is the man to gather the true information by visiting the sites by which own eyes. For the same purpose in August 2005, he visited New Orleans Superdome and New Orleans to report about the Hurricane Katrina hit and to broadcast the deteriorating conditions inside the Convention Center and Charity Hospital. Besides, he reported for all ABC news broadcasts: 20/20, ABC World News, Good Morning America and Nightline.

The report in March 2009 on “20/20” opened the true fact of America where was the huge increase in the number of homeless children and also revealed about the BP oil spill after the several trips to the Gulf of Mexico with his crew members.

He has been to Haiti to report about the earthquake and in Port au Prince, to file about attacks against women and on the unfolding mental health crisis. Risking his life in the danger, he has been to Tahrir Square during the political revolution in Egypt and he also reported about the deadly tsunami and nuclear power plant accident in Japan from Fukushima. 

His devotion towards the work made him first American journalist to report from Mogadishu, Somalia on the famine. Besides this, he also anchored several hours of the tragedy in Newtown, reported from the scene as President Obama visited the town, reported from the movie theater mass shootings in Aurora (Colorado), Missouri in the aftermath of a destructive tornado and report about Arizona after the shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

He is a principal substitute for “World News with Diane Sawyer” weeknights and recently he has talked from inside Iran leading up to the nuclear talks. Because of his outstanding performance & contribution towards journalism he has been awarded many prestigious awards.

While working with WTVH television, he was honored by Best Enterprise Reporting and Best Television Interview. He was titled as "Best Local Newscast" by the Syracuse Press Club and was also ranked as one of Syracuse's "Best Local News Anchors”. An American nationality man has also won multiple Emmy awards and “Edward R. Murrow Award”, “the National Headliner Award” and “the Associated Press Award”.

David Muir: Salary and Net Worth

David Muir is an American journalist and anchor who has a net worth of $7 million dollars. Muir subsequently won the Edward R. Murrow Award for Investigative Reporting, among other honors.

David Muir was born in Syracuse, New York, and went on to graduate from Syracuse University with a degree in Journalism in the mid-90s.

Quick Info:

  • Salary: $5 Million
  • Net Worth: $7million

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Sunny Saz


Sunny Saz
They don't come any better than you!!! I always told you to take over from Diane...you tell more news on 5 minutes than any one else! God Bless you and stay safe!!!
Eileen Roberts


Eileen Roberts
David, I wanted to Thank you for the made in America segment last night 3/29 on Easter, mentioning the Thompson Candy in my hometown of Meriden Ct. It was such a surprise, Thank you again !!
Thomas Franklin Clay


Thomas Franklin Clay
David Muir...at one time I enjoyed watching you and respected, however ever since Mr Trump has been president, you, ABC, and especially John Carl have done everything you can to discredit him. You, sir, have shown how biased you are about him.
Mars Avelino


Mars Avelino
I do not know where you were for the last eight years during the Obama Administration.

I have been watching the pictures of the terrible handling of the illegal immigrant children during the Obama Administration but I have never heard your comp.
Mimi Fuller Mimi Fuller



Mimi Fuller Mimi Fuller
Oh David - not since beloved Peter Jennings has any news caster been so honest, caring, and delivered the news in an unbiased fashion. We trust you and Love you.
Hansen Anderson


Hansen Anderson
Your integrity, and dedication, are clearly evident in an industry where the initial purpose and foundation have been forgotten.
Susan Dylis



 Susan Dylis
You looked great when you and Robin Roberts were reporting on the Royal Wedding in London, David...and it was amazing to have someone from Central New York State sitting in that chair!
Michelle Swanson

 Michelle Swanson
Thank you for coming into my home every night to deliver news and beyond. I really enjoy your stories when you are out in the field. Also love your Made In America segments. Your hard work and dedication has definitely paid off. Keep up the great work.
Laura Chadwick

 
Laura Chadwick
You are my favorite, I have to watch you or I feel like part of my day is missing! Plus you are the most handsome of all!
Colleen Burke

 
Colleen Burke
Our families favorite ABC's World News with David Muir! We watch every night informative, compassionate,& has heart it shows in each segment especially person of the week inspiring,& encouraging the World needs!
Ginny Lynn Barnes


Ginny Lynn Barnes
I love watching you on ABC world news and Good Morning America. You make the news so understandable. There’s so much going on in the news every day it’s hard to take it all in. I don’t like to watch a news show all day, I need to live my life too but I like to keep up with what’s going on daily. You’re like a good friend to see everyday!
Donna Whitney


 Donna Whitney
Love you David I watch you every night when I get home from work. It feels like a friend coming over and discussing what is happening in the world today. Thank you!
Barbara Crawford


Barbara Crawford
I am so happy that you are giving the Commencement address at the University of Wisconsin! I graduated from there and worked at the Children's Hospital. You can learn Jump Around! Congratulations for speaking at one of the best schools. Once a Badger always a Badger!
Edward Quiroz


 Edward Quiroz
It's the most watch because what David does with his time and goes to the where the real News stories are happening, then speaks to the people at their level at that time.
Lacie Kinsella


Lacie Kinsella
Been watching David since the whole Brain Williams thing a few years ago. He (David) does a great job!!! So many news stories told...so many more to tell.
Deets Basnyat
Deets Basnyat
Such an amazing human being. ..doesn't matter how far I m but m so grateful to facebook that I can watch glimpses of u n ur program here ...I wish i could see u live when i come back. ...love u.
Gonzales Tencha


Gonzales Tencha
Love watching you say the news weekdays every day at 5 pm in San Antonio, TX. Hearing your voice makes the news more interesting. Awesome job. You have the compassionate heart for everything you do. Love your stories. May God bless you always n keep you safe.
Holly Pietrzak


Holly Pietrzak
Hey David I really like your reporting every night and I watch you too and how come you guys aren't getting as hard hit as nbc news is right now with all these problems that they are going through anyway?
Tammy VanKooten


Tammy VanKooten
You’re my favorite and I appreciate you coming into my home in Alaska every evening, I never miss it and if I do, I record it so I can watch, never miss the nightly news with You!!! Thank you!!!
Linda Hamilton


Linda Hamilton
David, I keep wishing for an anchor who would set aside his personal & political preference and try to report what is true. In Todays world we have people forecasting the news like weather instead of doing or waiting for the investigation to tell