Rick Sanchez Biography
Cuba-born Rick Sanchez is a journalist. Similarly, he is also an author and a radio host. Additionally, multi-talented Rick Sanchez is also a columnist, anchor and a news correspondent. He currently works for Fox News. Presently, he works as the contributor for Fox News and a columnist for FOX News Latino. Furthermore, Rick also serves as a correspondent for Spanish language network Mundofox. He previously worked for CNN from 2004 t0 2010.
Rick was born on July 2. 1958 and is currently 60 years old as of 2018. His birth sign is Cancer.
Rick stands 4 feet and 11 inches tall.
Rick Sanchez Early Life
Rick was born in Guanabacoa in Cuba. He was born as ‘Ricardo León Sánchez de Reinaldo’ on July 2, 1958. Although he was born in Cuba, he along with his family moved to Florida, U.S when he was two years old. He grew up in his early life in the suburbs of Florida. According to him, he suffered racism and prejudice while growing up during his childhood. His father worked as a truck driver, dish washer, and factory worker.Rick Sanchez
As per his education, he attended Mae M. Walters Elementary School and Henry H. Filer Middle School. For his high school, he went to Hialeah High School. Then in 1977, he graduated from there. Afterward, Minnesota State University Moorhead gave him the football scholarship. Later, he received another scholarship for Journalism by CBS/WCCO. So he moved to University of Minnesota in Minneapolis in 1979 to study Journalism. He graduated from there with B.A. degree in Journalism.
Rick Sanchez started his journalism career while studying journalism at the University of Minnesota. His first job was at KCMT. Then in 1982, he joined WSVN in Miami. There he worked as a weekend anchor for a short time. Afterward, he also worked for KHOU. He worked hard in each job. Finally, in 2001, he joined MSNBC.
After a couple of years, he left MSNBC and used to work for WTVJ and WBZL. Furthermore, he changed his employer. In 2004, he started working for CNN. He began working for CNN till 2010. In 2010, CNN fired him for several controversies on his program. During his time at CNN, he hosted “Rick’s List.” He also served as a contributor for “Anderson Cooper 360°” and “CNN International.”
Afterward, he started working as radio football announcer in 2011. He served as the analyst for Florida International University’s football team. At last, in 2012, he joined Fox News. Presently, he works for Fox News as a columnist for FOX News Latino. Similarly, he is also a correspondent for Spanish language network Mundofox. From 2013 to 2015, he also worked for Clear Channel affiliate WIOD 610 AM radio.
Rick’s Net Worth
In has been estimated that Sanchez’ net worth is as high as $4 million, an amount earned through his successful career, active since the late ‘70s.
Rick is a married man. He is married to a beautiful lady, Suzanne. The couple dated for a long time before they got married. They exchanged the marital vows in a secret event. The lovely couple together has four children. Three of them are sons, and one is a daughter. The names of three sons are Ricky Jr., Robby, and Remington. The name of their daughter is Savannah
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while working for CNN, he made several controversial remarks about former President Barack Obama. Although he apologized later, it caused huge controversy. For his comments on Jon Stewart and anti-Jew rant, CNN fired him.