Cheryl Burton

Cheryl Burton (Journalist), born on December 25, 1962 in Chicago, Illinois. Cheryl Burton's age 59 years & Zodiac Sign Capricorn, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is African-American. Let's check, How Tall is Cheryl Burton?

Cheryl Burton Bio

  • Birth Name:Cheryl Annette Burton
  • First Name: Cheryl
  • Last Name: Burton
  • Age: 59 years
  • Birth Date: December 25, 1962
  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois
  • Country: United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth/Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Ethnicity: African-American
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • Feet/Shoe Size: 10.5 (US & AUS), 41 (EU), 8.5 (UK)
  • Dress Size: 8 (US & CAN), 38 (EU), 12 (UK & AUS)
  • Cheryl Burton Height

    5 Feet 7 Inches (170.18 cm/1.701 m)

    Height & Weight
    Height (in Feet-Inches)5 Feet 7 Inches
    Height (in Centimeters)170.18 cm
    Height (in Meters)1.701 m
    Weight (in Kilograms)58 kg
    Weight (in Pounds)127.86 lbs

    Cheryl Burton Body Measurements

    Cheryl Burton's full body measurements are 38 inches (96.52 cm) - 36D - 26 inches (66.04 cm) - 37 inches (93.98 cm) .

    Body Measurements
    Measurements38-29-37 inches/ 96.52-66.04-93.98 cm
    Bust Size38 inches (96.52 cm)
    Bra Size36D
    Waist Size26 inches (66.04 cm)
    Hips Size37 inches (93.98 cm)


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    Cheryl Burton FAQs

    Who is Cheryl Burton husband?

    Jim Rose

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    Where is Cheryl Burton now?

    Chicago native and 15-time Emmy Award-winning veteran anchor, Cheryl Burton, anchors two of the #1 rated newscasts in Chicago. Burton anchors the ABC 7 Eyewitness News at 5 PM and, in June 2018, was promoted from contributing anchor to anchor of the station’s 10 PM newscast.

    Cheryl Burton is one of the most famous and trending Journalist in the whole world right now. Cheryl Burton was born on December 25, 1962, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. She was born Cheryl Annette Burton but is best known as Cheryl Burton.

    Family, Childhood, and Education

    Cheryl Burton’s father’s name is Neil Peter Burton and her mother’s name is Lillian Burton. Her father is an advocate consultant and her mother is an interior designer. She has four siblings, one of her sisters’ names is Judy. Her parents are very supportive of her career.

    Cheryl Burton attended Lindblom Technical High School. She graduated from Lindblom Technical High School in 1980. After that, she attended the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. She graduated from there with her B.S. in Psychology and Biology. She was a cheerleader for the Chicago Bears for three seasons from 1983 to 1986.


    Cheryl Burton began her career appearing in the American children’s television series, Romper Room. After that, she appeared as a contestant on Star Search. After that, she hosted an hour-long cable TV show called Simply Elegant. She began her journalism career as a co-anchor in a nationally syndicated weekly series” MBR: The Minority Business Report” in 1989.
    Cheryl moved to Peoria, Illinois, where she worked as a reporter at WMBD-TV.

    She then became an anchor at KWCH-DT in Wichita, Kansas in 1990. Two years later, she joined WLS-TV in 1992 as a weekend co-anchor and reporter. In 2003, she was promoted to 5 p.m. weekday co-anchor and 10 p.m. contributing anchor with Ron Magers and Kathy Brock. In addition to being on television, Burton was a cheerleader. She was part of the Chicago Honey Bears cheerleading squad for the Chicago Bears for three seasons from 1983-1986. On June 12, 2018, WLS-TV announced that Burton will replace retiring anchor Kathy Brock as the 10 pm anchor alongside Alan Krashesky. Burton anchored the 5 pm show and 7 pm show on WCIU-TV until it was discontinued in 2019. Due to a comment by Mark Giangreco, Cheryl complained to management which led to his termination. Since then, Cheryl has been working as a news anchor at WLS-TV. In addition to journalism, she is a public speaker for the students of the Chicago Public Schools.

    Relationship/ Affairs And Boyfriend/ Husband

    Cheryl Burton is a divorced and single woman at the present time. She was previously married to ABC 7 sports reporter Jim Rose. She began dating Burton when she was a Chicago Bears cheerleader. After a long-term affair, the couple got married. They tied the knot in the year 1986. After a short period of their marriage, the couple got divorced in 1995.

    Cheryl Burton Net Worth And Salary

    As of 2022, the estimated Cheryl Burton’s net worth is $41 million USD. Her major source of income is her journalism career. Cheryl Burton’s salary as of 2022 is $3.9 million per year.

    Social Media Profile

    Cheryl Burton is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. She has more than 47k followers on Facebook, around 17k followers on Twitter, and more than 13k followers on Instagram.

    Trivia: Cheryl Burton Facts

    * She also currently anchors the digital 7 p.m. newscast alongside Rob Elgas.
    * She is also a public speaker for the students of the Chicago Public Schools.

    Now she is ranked in the list of the most popular American journalist.

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