Bill Ritter (ABC) Full Bio, Age, Sickness, Wife, Salary & Net Worth

Bill Ritter Biography: Who is Bill Ritter?

Bill Ritter is an American news anchor and journalist. Currently, he is a reporter for ABC News 20/20. Ritter was named as a co-anchor of WABC-TV New York’s “Eyewitness News” which airs at 6 PM in February 2001. Moreover, he has been the co-anchor of the 11 p.m. news since September 1999.

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In the early days of his career, Bill worked with different networks including; Fox Television Network reported for Fox Network’s nationally syndicated show Entertainment Daily Journal (E.D.J.) from August 1991 to February 1992, and also served at KTTV-TV (Fox Television) in Los Angeles as an investigative reporter. Nonetheless, Ritter also anchored the network’s Gulf War coverage.

Bill Ritter Age, Birthday, Ethnicity, and Nationality

Ritter is 73 years old, born on 26 February 1950 in, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Moreover, Bill celebrates his birthday every February 26th of the year. Nonetheless, Bill has American nationality by birth. READ MORE: Raymond Arroyo EWTN, Bio, Wife, World Over, Book, Salary & Net Worth

Bill Ritter Height, Weight, and Other Measurements

He is of average stature. Bill stands at an estimated height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8m). His exact height and weight will be updated together with his other body measurements once available.

Bill Ritter Parents and Siblings | Family Background

He was born on 26 February 1950 in, Los Angeles, California, United States of America. However, information regarding Ritter’s father and mother is currently not known since he has made sure it is all private. However, Bill’s brother Bruce died at 66 years. Moreover, the sad news reached out to the public through his Twitter post.

Bill Ritter’s Wife/Spouse and Children

Ritter married his wife Kathleen Friery on September 6, 2008. The due have since been blessed with three children namely; Mia, Owen, and Ella. His fast-born daughter, Mia was his inspiration for achieving his graduation 40 years later after being kicked out of San Diego University. Moreover, Kathleen Friery, Bill’s wife is also a TV producer in America.

Bill Ritter’s wife’s age

Kathleen Friery, Bill’s wife and an American TV producer has not yet revealed her age in public. However, she could be around 50 to 65 years old as of 2022.

Bill Ritter Education Background

Ritter has once been expelled from school for participating in demonstrations. Bill joined San Diego State University in 1968 and got expelled in 1972 for being part of those who were in school demonstrations against the Vietnam War.

However, the unrelenting journalist was very focused on chasing his dream. Therefore, four decades later, he got back to school where he graduated from The New School in May 2016.

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Ritter is a renowned “Eyewitness News” weekend program anchor who began his services at ABC in June 1998. Further, during the same period, Bill worked as a weekday reporter for ABC News as well as 20/20.

Furthermore, Ritter got to Eyewitness News 11 p.m. newscast in October 1999. Previously the program was hosted by Bill Beutel whom he replaced after his departure.

Additionally, in February 2001, he merged with the 6 p.m. newscast. Bill joined ABC in 1992 as “Good Morning America/Sunday” founding co-host.

Moreover, Ritter has covered Eyewitness News as well as ABC News both important and big events. Ritter began his television journalism career as a business reporter and simultaneously as an investigative reporter for an NBC affiliate station KNSD-TV in San Diego (February 1987 – January 1990).

Nonetheless, in 1972, Bill started doing print journalism. From February 1984 to January 1987, Ritter reported and also served as a business editor of the San Diego County edition of The Los Angeles Times. Additionally, beginning June 1980 to January 1984 he reported and also worked as an editor for San Diego Business Journal.

Bill Ritter Salary: How much does Bill Ritter make?

Ritter earns an estimated salary of $175,850 a year. However, his exact salary is not known at the moment.

Bill Ritter Net Worth: How much is Bill Ritter’s net worth?

Ritter holds an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $6 Million. At the moment, his exact amount of wealth is not known.

Is Bill Ritter married?

Yes, Bill married his wife Kathleen Friery on September 6, 2008. Together, the couple are proud parents to three children; Mia Owen and Ella

Where does Bill Ritter live?

Bill has not shared any details of where he stays. However, anytime the information gets to us we shall gladly update it.

How old is Bill Ritter?

Ritter is 73 years old, born on 26 February 1950 in, Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

Is Bill Ritter sick?

Bill got diagnosed with a concussion after slipping on ice and hence stayed home for 2 weeks with the doctor’s directives. However, he was given a go-ahead to report back to work after the elapse of two weeks.