Laura Schlessinger Biography
Laura Schlessinger Is an author, socially conservative commentator, and radio talk show host, Laura Schlessinger is best known for her popular radio segment, The Dr. Laura’s Program. She also published several self-help books, including Ten Stupid Things Women, Do to Mess Up Their Lives and Surviving a Shark Attack.
Laura Schlessinger Education
She earned a master’s and Ph.D. in physiology from Columbia University as graduate studies. She was the first woman to win the Marconi Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year.
Laura Schlessinger Career
In 1999, Schlessinger signed a deal with Paramount Domestic Television to produce a syndicated talk show titled Dr. Laura, which was carried in major markets by CBS’s owned and operated stations and in 96% of the nation’s markets overall for fall 2000. This was considered somewhat of a coup for Paramount, as they felt that a popular personality such as Schlessinger was could be a spark they needed to sell themselves as a daytime syndication powerhouse rivaling King World and Warner Bros.
Television, which distributed the popular topical talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show and the variety talk show The Rosie O’Donnell Show. She aired its last first-run episode on March 30, 2001, on the stations that continued to air it, with reruns continuing until September 2001. In 2004, Schlessinger said that although the money and celebrity in television is greater, it is not as meaningful or intimate as radio, and for her, television was a “terrible experience.”
Laura Schlessinger Age
Laura was born on January 16, 1947, In United States. She is 72 years old.
Laura Schlessinger Family
She was born to parents Monroe Schlessinger, a civil engineer, and Yolanda Ceccovini Schlessinger, an Italian Catholic war bride.
Laura Schlessinger Husband
She married first husband, Michael Rudolph,a Dentist in 1972 and Divorced in 1977. She later married Lewis Bishop, with whom she had a son. According to her personal friend, Shelly Herman, Laura lived with Lewis for about nine years before she was married to him. However, after four years of their togetherness, they moved apart. Dr. Laura’s husband, Lewis G. Bishop, died November 2, 2015, after being ill for 1and half years. So she is currently living alone.
Laura Schlessinger Child
Schlessinger’s only child, a son named Deryk, was born in November 1985.
Laura Schlessinger Body Measurement
- Height: 5′ 3″ (1.6 m)
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- Hair Colour: Blonde
Laura Schlessinger Podcast
Dealing With loss
Lou's 21-year-old daughterhas endured the loss of a brother, boyfriend and grandfather in close succession and is receiving therapy to cope with the losses. Last night her indoor-outdoor cat went missing and Lou found that the cat hat been hit by a car. Should Lou be forthright with his daughter about the most recent loss?
Laura Schlessinger Husband
She married first husband, Michael Rudolph, a Dentist in 1972 and Divorced in 1977.. She later wed Lewis Bishop, with whom she had a son. According to her personal friend, Shelly Herman, Laura lived with Lewis for about nine years before she was married to him. However, after four years of their togetherness, they moved apart. Dr. Laura’s husband, Lewis G. Bishop, died November 2, 2015, after being ill for 1and half years. So she is currently living alone.
Laura Schlessinger Awards
She was the first woman to win the Marconi Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year (1997).In 1998 she received the American Women in Radio & Television’s Genii Award. She was on the Forbes top 100 list of celebrities in 2000 with estimated earnings of $13 million. In September 2002, the industry magazine Talkers named Schlessinger as the seventh-greatest radio talk-show host of all time In between 2005 and 2008.
Laura Schlessinger Salary
Laura’s Salary and Net Worth are both under review.
Laura Schlessinger Net Worth
Her estimated Net worth is not known it will be updated when there is information.
Frequently Asked Questions About
Who is Laura?
She is an american commentator and a radio host.
How old is Laura?
She is 72 years old.
How tall is Laura?
She stands at a height of 5′ 3″ (1.6 m).
Is Laura Married?
She was married but now she is single.
How much is Laura worth?
Her net worth is under review.
Is Laura dead or alive?
She is alive and in good health.
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