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Jon Meacham

Jon Meacham

Facts of Jon Meacham

Full Name: Jon Meacham
Birth Date: May 20, 1969
Age: 50 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Writer, Journalist, Editor
Country: United States
Horoscope: Taurus
Height: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
WifeMargaret Kythe Smith Meacham
MarriedMargaret Kythe Smith Meacham
Net Worth$4 million
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorLight Brown
Birth PlaceChattanooga, Tennesse
EducationMcCallie School, the University of South
FatherJere Ellis Meacham
MotherLinda McBrayer Meacham
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Jon Meacham is an American writer, journalist, as well as an editor who was the former executive editor and executive vice president at a publisher called the Random House.

How old is Jon Meacham? Wiki, Parents, Education

Jon Meacham entered this world as Jon Ellis Meacham on 20th May 1969, in Chattanooga, Tennesse, the United States of America. As of 2019, his age is 50 years old while his horoscope is Taurus. Every year, Jon celebrates his birthday on 20th May. He is the son of Jere Ellis Meacham (father) and Linda McBrayer Meacham (mother). He is the grandson of reputed Tennessee-based attorney Ellis K. Meacham. However, Jon has never mentioned any information regarding his sibling’s name, early life, and childhood.

Jon holds an American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnical background (English, Scottish, Welsh, German). He completed his high school from McCallie School and later joined the University of South for his further studies. Further, he was offered by several colleges for doctorates such as Dickinson School, Loyola College New Orleans, Wake Timberland College, Middlebury School, College of Tennesse, and the College of Massachusetts.


What is the Net Worth and Salary of Jon Meacham?

Jon Meacham has an estimated net worth of around $4 million as of 2019 which he earned through his career as a writer, journalist, and editor. Further, he earns an annual salary of around $680k. Jon has gained immense fame and hefty money by serving in a prominent position at various high-status print media, universities, and publication house. If Jon continues his career like this then his net worth will surely rise higher in his upcoming days.

Net Worth in 2019 $4 million
Net Worth in 2018 Under Review
Annual Salary $680k
Income Source Writer, Journalist, and Editor

As of now, Jon lives a lavish and luxurious lifestyle with his family members. Looking at his earning, we can assume that he surely lives in a lavish mansion and drives some expensive cars. However, she has not disclosed any information regarding his houses, car collection, and other properties.

Is Jon Meacham Married? Who is his Wife?

Yes, Jon Meacham is a married man. He is happily married to his wife, Margaret Kythe Smith Meacham. His wife, Margaret is a former executive director of the Harlem Day Charter School. However, there is not much information about how they met and how their love flourishes. Meacham has kept totally his wedding secret and maintain the privacy of her wife.

Jon Meacham with his wife, Margaret Kythe Smith Meacham
Caption: Jon Meacham with his wife, Margaret Kythe Smith Meacham
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Since their wedding, both of them are maintaining a blissful and peaceful relationship without any sign of divorce or separation. The couple has been blessed with three beautiful children. However, the name, birthdate, and everything related to them is still missing from the media. As of now, they are enjoying their company and there is no news of about their past relationship and extra-marital affairs till the date.

Jon Meacham’s Height and Weight

Jon Meacham stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches while his body weight is still missing from the media. Other details on his body measurements such as his dress size, shoe size, biceps size, chest size, waist size, etc are still missing from the media. Meacham has a light brown colored hair while his eyes are hazel in color.

Jon Meacham’s Career

Jon Meacham started his professional career as a writer in Newsweek in January 1995. He has written several books and bios on famous peoples from American. Moreover, he has worked for various magazine and newspaper such as Time, Newsweek. As of now, he is a visiting professor at Vanderbilt University and teaches political science.

Jon Meacham, American editor
Caption: Jon Meacham, American editor
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TV Show

Jon appeared as a TV host on PBS’s Need To Know from 2010 to 2011. In the show, he was co-host alongside Alison Stewart. Further, he has made the guest appearance on MSNB’s Morning Joe and appeared multiple times in Real Time with Bill Maher airing on HBO.


Jon has written various books such as Voices in Our Blood: America’s Best on the Civil Rights Movement, Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic FriendshipAmerican Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White HouseThe Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels and other many more.


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

Jon Meacham on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Jon Meacham is quite active on various sorts of social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 21.4k followers on his official Facebook account. Her Instagram account holds around 4.7k followers. Jon has 121k followers on his official Twitter account.