Gayle King Age, Biography, Height, Net Worth, Family & Facts

Gayle King is a famous American-based tv actress, and author as well as widely recognized as a broadcast journalist. The other hand, she is also known as an editor-at-large at the O, The Oprah Magazine.

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Who is Gayle King

She is a famous American tv personality who was born on December 28, 1954, and a famous media face is originally from Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States. According to our sources when she was a university student in 1976 also picked a job as a production assistant at WJZ-TV in Baltimore, Maryland. From 1997 to 1998 hosted The Gayle King Show. As of now, she is a broadcast journalist for CBS News.

Apart from this in her career, she gained a massive number of followers and also appeared in shows such as CBS This Morning (1987-1999), The Oprah Winfrey Show, (1986-2011), The Gayle King Show (chat show 2011), Then and Now with Andy Cohen (2015), and CBS News: Election Night (since 2018). Further according to online sources in CBS, she spent almost 18 years. Her husband’s name is William Bumpus (m. 1982–1993) and also they have two kids named Kirby Bumpus, and William Bumpus Jr. Stay tuned to the bio and get more about Gail King.

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Gayle King Quick Facts

Real Name Gail King.
Nick Name Gayle King.
Date of Birth December 28, 1954.
Age (as of 2023) 68 years.
Birthday place Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States.
Height (Tall) 5 feet 10 inches.
178 cm.
1.78 m.
Weight Kilograms: 73 Kg.
Pounds: 161 lbs.
Body Measurements 38-26-36.
Net Worth (approx.) $40 million US dollars (as of 2023).

Personal Life & Family

Father Scott King.
Mother Peggy King.
Sister Not Known.
Brother Not Known.
Marital Status Married.
Husband (Spouse) William Bumpus (m. 1982–1993).
Boyfriend Not found.
Children Kirby Bumpus, William Bumpus Jr.
Hobbies Acting, Dancing & Listening to music.
Smoking & Drinking Yes (Drinking).


Primary Education She completed her primary education at a public high school.
College or University Not found.
Qualification Graduate.

Favorite Things

Favorite Sports Basketball & Football.
Favorite City/Country Singapore.

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Some Rare Known Facts About Gayle King

  • Gayle King was born on December 28, 1954, as of 2023 her age is 68 years. She was born and brought up in Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States.
  • She has a height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) and a weight of 73 kg (161 lbs). She has a body measurement of 38-26-36. She is perfectly fit and a healthy woman.
  • Her zodiac sign is Capricorn. She holds an American Nationality.
  • Gayle’s career journey began when she was a student at university but the first time she became active on television was in 1981 now she has hosted a lot of shows and has been a brilliant broadcast journalist for CBS for 18 years.
  • Regarding her personal life, she got married to William Bumpus in 1982 and this relationship worked very perfectly till 1993 when she caught her husband cheating.
  • She has 2 amazing children named Kirby Bumpus and William Bumpus Jr.
  • She can dance and sing very well.
  • As a broadcast journalist now she is at the peak of her career and everything is going brilliantly in her life. Journalism is now also her main income of source which has made her an independent woman. She has a net worth of $40 million.

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