Richard Warner Carlson Biography
Richard Warner Carlson is an American former journalist, who was the director of the Voice of America during the last six years of the Cold War. At the same time, he led Radio Marti broadcasting to Cuba and was the director of the U.S. Information Agency and the USIA Documentary Film Service.
Richard Warner Carlson Age
Richard Warner Carlson is an American former journalist, born in 1941 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. He led Radio Marti broadcasting to Cuba and was the director of the U.S. Information Agency and the USIA Documentary Film Service.
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Richard Warner Carlson Net Worth
His son Tucker Carlson so far has an estimated net worth of $16 million, that is from his professional career conservative political commentator who has hosted the nightly political talk show Tucker Carlson Tonight on Fox News since 2016. He also became a print journalist in the 1990s, writing for the magazine The Weekly Standard and others. There is no information on Richard’s net worth.
Richard Warner Carlson Wife
He married Lisa McNear Lombardi, born 4 June 1945. She is also a former journalist and US Ambassador to Seychelles. They are blessed with 3 children.
Richard Warner Carlson Parents
He was born of Richard Boynton and Dorothy Anderson. He was given to an orphanage in Boston, The Home for Little Wanderers, just six weeks after being born; since his mother was only sixteen. He lived in a foster home while he was three years until he was adopted by the Carlson family.
Richard Warner Carlson Children
The family of Richard Warner Carlson and Lisa McNear Lombardi is blessed with 3 children, Tucker Carlson, Buckley Swanson Peck Carlson. Tucker Carlson is an American conservative political commentator who has hosted the nightly political talk show Tucker Carlson Tonight on Fox News since 2016. Carlson became a print journalist in the 1990s, writing for the magazine The Weekly Standard and others. He was born on 16 May 1969 in San Francisco, California, United States.
Richard Warner Carlson Career
He attended the University of Mississippi and after his schooling, he became a U.S. ambassador to Seychelles. He later returned to the United States and became president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), the steward of the federal government appropriation in support of American public broadcasting, a position he held for six years. He succeeded and became president and CEO of King World Public Television, a subsidiary of King World Productions, the syndicator of Oprah, Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!, among other successful TV shows.
He also wrote a newspaper column, weekly often about terrorism and national security, for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and the Charleston Mercury. He is a former political columnist for the Hill newspaper in Washington, D.C. He has also privileged to be a newspaper and wire service reporter, a magazine writer, a TV and radio correspondent, and a documentary filmmaker.
Richard Warner Carlson Grandchildren
He has grandchildren, Hope Carlson is the first daughter of the famous TV personality, Lillie Carlson, Buckley Carlson, Dorothy Carlson.