Who is Wolf Blitzer? Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Marriage

Wolf Blitzer

Wolf Blitzer is an American journalist, CNN reporter, and television news anchor. The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer was also hosted by Wolf Blitzer. In addition, he acts as the network’s main anchor.

Quick Facts

Full Name: Wolf Blitzer
Born Date: 22 Mar, 1948
Age: 74 years
Horoscope: Aries
Lucky Number: 11
Lucky Stone: Diamond
Lucky Color: Red
Best Match for Marriage: Leo
Gender: Male
Profession: Journalist, Reporter, Author
Country: Germany
Height: 42 feet 7 inches (12.98m)
Marital Status: married
Wife Lynn Greenfield
Net Worth $20 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color white
Birth Place Augsburg
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Religion Christianity
Education  Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
Father David Blitzer
Mother Cesia Blitzer

Wolf Blitzer Wiki

Wolf was born in Augsburg, Germany, on March 22, 1948. He, too, is 74 years old. During the post-World War II Allied occupation, he was born to Cesia and David Blitzer. His father was a home builder, while his mother was a stay-at-home mom. His parents were Holocaust survivors from Nazi-occupied Poland’s Auschwitz concentration camp. In the camp, all of his relatives died. Blitzer and his family were able to immigrate to the United States thanks to the 1948 Displaced Persons Act.

Blitzer was born and raised in Buffalo, New York. Kenmore West Senior High School was where he finished high school. He graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo with a bachelor’s degree in history in 1970. In 1972, he graduated from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies with a master’s degree in international relations. During his time at Johns Hopkins, he studied Hebrew at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Wolf Blitzer Height and Weight

Wolf stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and has a thin build. Wolf’s hair is white, and his eyes are blue.


Wolf began his journalism career in the early 1970s. He worked in the Reuters news agency’s Tel Aviv bureau. Wolf was employed as a Washington correspondent for an English-language Israeli daily after catching the eye of Jerusalem Post editor Ari Rath. He remained with the firm until 1990. He covered both American politics and Middle East developments throughout his tenure there.

He also used to write pieces for Hebrew-language newspapers because he spoke the language fluently. When Wolf worked for Hebrew-language newspapers, he used a variety of pen names. In the mid-1970s, Wolf was the editor of the Near East Report, a monthly publication of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). At AIPAC, Wolf’s publications focused on Middle East issues as they related to US foreign policy.

Wolf Blitzer
Wolf Blitzer

Wolf Blitzer Wife, Marriage

In 1973, Wolf Blitzer married Lynn Greenfield. There is no information on how the pair met or began dating. They currently reside in Bethesda, Maryland. Illana is the couple’s only child. In 1981, their daughter was born. Wolf is a football fanatic. He is a fan of the Buffalo Bills, an NFL team from his hometown.

Wolf Blitzer’s Net worth

Wolf Blitzer made his fortune in the news industry. As of January 2023, Wolf is worth a total of $20 million.