Anna Ford Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Career, Net worth
Anna Ford Biography
Anna Ford is an English former journalist, television presenter, and newsreader. She helped launch the British breakfast television broadcaster TV-am. She ended her career in broadcasting in April 2006. Ford now lives in her hometown of Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.
Anna Ford Age
Anna was born on October 2nd, 1943 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. She is 78 years old as of 2021. She celebrates his birthday on October 2nd each year and Her Zodiac is Scorpio.
- Date of birth: October 2nd, 1943
- Age: 78 Years old
- Zodiac sign: Scorpio
Anna Ford Height
Ford is a person of average height and stature. However, there are no exact figures available regarding her exact height, weight, and body measurements. Nevertheless judging from her pictures her height is estimated at 5 feet 7 inches tall.
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Anna Ford Education
Anna is the daughter of John and his wife Jean. Her father was ordained as an Anglican priest. Not much is known about his mom. Ford has four brothers whom both were raised at Eskdale in the Lake District. Not much is known about her brothers.
Anna Ford Husband
Anna is Married to Alan Bittles in 1970 who she later got divorced in late 1976. She later got briefly engaged to her colleague Jon Snow. She married the magazine editor and cartoonist Mark Boxer in 1981. The couple had two daughters, Claire (b. 1982) and Kate (b. 1985), before he died of a brain tumor in 1988. She was later briefly engaged to David Scott(the seventh man to walk on the moon) in 2000.
Anna Ford Career-Wikipedia
Ford worked as a teacher for four years. She was a social studies tutor in Belfast for two years at the Open University. She was thirty by the time she joined Granada Television as a researcher in 1974. She joined BBC in January 1977. 1978 February she moved to ITN where BBC filed a lawsuit against her for breaching her contract. In 1981, she left ITN to join the presenting team of the soon-to-launch TV am. Ford rejoined the BBC in 1988, becoming part of the presentation team for both BBC One’s Six O’Clock News and the BBC Radio 4 Today program in 1993. From 1999, she fronted the relaunched One O’Clock News. On 17 December 2001, Ford was installed as Chancellor of the Victoria University of Manchester.
Anna Ford Net worth
Ford has an estimated net worth of $7 million from her successful career as media personnel.
Anna Ford BBC
In 1977 she joined Tomorrow’s World and from 1986 until 1988 she worked on Network. She joined the BBC’s Six O’Clock News team in 1989.
Anna’s television career began in 1974 when she worked on the newsdesk for Granada TV.
In 1978 she joined ITN and in 1981 she worked for TV-AM. She has done various freelance work for Channel 4, Thames TV, Central TV, and Granada.
Before joining the BBC she was the staff tutor in Social Studies at the Open University in Northern Ireland. Anna Ford was born in Tewkesbury in 1943.
Anna studied at Manchester University, where she attained a BA honors degree in Economics.