Jon Meacham

FACTS ABOUT JON MEACHAM

Date of BirthMay 20, 1969
Age 51
BirthplaceChattanooga, Tennesse
ZodiacTaurus
EthnicityAmerican
NationalityAmerican
Profession Writer, Editor, Journalist, TV Host
BEST KNOWN FOR….
Jon Meacham is an American presidential historian. He is also a writer, journalist, and editor. Previously, he served as executive editor as well as executive vice president at a publisher named the Random House. Currently, he is a contributing writer to The New York Times Book Review as well as a Professor of Political Science at Vanderbilt University.

Moreover, he won Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography for his book titled American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House in 2009. Also, he is the grandson of the renowned Chattanooga, Tennessee judge, Ellis K. Meacham.

FAMILY, CHILDHOOD, AND EDUCATION
FatherJere Ellis Meacham
MotherLinda McBrayer Meacham
SiblingPierre Parker
ChildhoodHe was really into journalism and writing since a very young age. However, not much is known about his childhood till now.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
He completed his schooling from McCallie School. After that, he completed his graduation from the University of South. Moreover, he has received honorary degrees from various educational institutions from Dickinson College, Middlebury College, the University of Tennessee, Wake Forest University, Berkeley Divinity School and many more.
CAREER
Jon Meacham started his career as a writer in Newsweek in January 1995. After that, he has written popular books such as Voices in Our Blood: America’s Best on the Civil Rights Movement, Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship, American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House, The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels and more.

He won Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography for his book titled American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House in 2009.

Television career:

Meacham was co-host alongside Alison Stewart of Need to Know on PBS from May 2010 to April 2011. Also, he has made the guest appearance on MSNBC’s Morning Joe and appeared multiple times in Real Time with Bill Maher airing on HBO.

AWARDS
AwardsYearWork
Pulitzer Prize for Biography2009American Lion
RELATIONSHIP, CHILDREN, AND PERSONAL LIFE
Relationship StatusMarried
Partners nameMargaret Kythe Smith Meacham
Previous relationshipNot known
ChildrenThree children: Names not revealed till now.
At the moment, he is living a happy and prosperous life with the strong bond with his family. Also, they have stuck with each other for a very long time giving a good example of how a relationship should be.
NET WORTH AND SALARY
Net worth$3 Million
SalaryNot known
HEIGHT, WEIGHT AND BODY MEASUREMENTS
Height5 feet 10 inches
WeightNot known
HairLight brown
EyesHazel
SOCIAL MEDIA
PlatformFollowers
(As of  May 2018)
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