Lou Dobbs

Lou Dobbs (TV Show Host), born on September 24, 1945 in Childress County, Texas, USA. Lou Dobbs's age 76 years & Zodiac Sign Libra, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is White. Let's check, How Tall is Lou Dobbs?

Lou Dobbs Bio

  • Birth Name:Louis Carl Dobbs
  • First Name: Louis
  • Last Name: Dobbs
  • Age: 76 years
  • Birth Date: September 24, 1945
  • Birth Place: Childress County, Texas, USA
  • Country: United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth/Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Feet/Shoe Size: 13.5 (US), 47.5 (EU), 13 (UK & AUS)
  • Dress Size: N/A
  • Lou Dobbs Height

    6 Feet 2 Inches (187.96 cm/1.879 m)

    Height & Weight
    Height (in Feet-Inches)6 Feet 2 Inches
    Height (in Centimeters)187.96 cm
    Height (in Meters)1.879 m
    Weight (in Kilograms)82 kg
    Weight (in Pounds)180.77 lbs

    Lou Dobbs Body Measurements

    Lou Dobbs's full body measurements are 45 inches (114.3 cm) - 14.5 inches (36.83 cm) - 33 inches (83.82 cm).

    Body Measurements
    Measurements45-33-14.5 inches/ 114.3-83.82-36.83 cm
    Chest Size45 inches (114.3 cm)
    Biceps Size14.5 inches (36.83 cm)
    Waist Size (Male)33 inches (83.82 cm)

    Lou Dobbs FAQs

    Is Lou Dobbs coming back on TV?

    Dobbs resigned from CNN in 1999 but rejoined the network in 2001. He resigned once again in November 2009. He is the former talk radio host of Lou Dobbs Radio. From 2011, he hosted Lou Dobbs Tonight on the Fox Business Network until its cancellation in February 2021.

    What happened to Lou Dobbs Tonight?

    On February 5, 2021, Fox Business canceled Lou Dobbs Tonight after nearly 10 years on the channel, after a defamation lawsuit was filed against Fox News by Smartmatic over statements made by Dobbs and other Fox Business and Fox News anchors.

    What is the salary of Lou Dobbs?

    Net Worth:$20 MillionSalary:$5 MillionDate of Birth:Sep 24, 1945 (76 years old)Gender:Male

    What station is Lou Dobbs on?

    Lou Dobbs is returning to the airwaves nine months after his benching at Fox Business Network, he announced Wednesday. The former television host will helm a podcast, “The Great America Show.”

    Lou Dobbs is one of the most famous and trending TV show host in the whole world right now. Lou Dobbs was born on September 24, 1945, in Childress County, Texas, United States. He was born as Louis Carl Dobbs, but best known as Lou Dobbs.

    Early Life, Childhood, and Education

    He is the son of Frank Dobbs and Lydia Mae. Furthermore, his father was a co-owner of a propane business and his mother was a bookkeeper. At the age of 12, Lou shifted to Rupert, Idaho alongside his parents. Concerning his education, Lou enrolled at Minico High School in Minidoka County. Later, he completed his graduation in 1967 from Harvard University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics. In addition, he had also attended law school at the UI College of Law in Moscow for a short time.


    Lou began his career with CNN at the time of its formation in 1980. He worked there as a chief economics correspondent and host of the Moneyline. Besides this, Lou had also served at several major positions at the time of CNN. He worked as a corporate executive for CNN, executive vice president, and as a member of CNN’s executive committee. Moreover, he is also the founder of CNN financial news and also held the eminent position of president at CNN. Lou left CNN soon after Rick Kaplan became CNN’s next president. After the departure, the reputed reporter established a website named Space.com which covered the Astronautical news. However, he didn’t stay there for so long and rejoined CNN as a host and managing editor in the next year. After his reunited with the network, Lou host some of the popular shows such as CNN News Sunday Morning and Lou Dobbs Tonight. As a successful host and reporter, Lou announced his departure from CNN after working for almost three decades with the network. On November 10, 2010, Lou shifted to Fox Business Network and began to host several famous shows. He started his show entitled, Lou Dobbs Tonight which went air on March 14, 2011. The show’s name and time were the same as his previous one with CNN. In addition, he has also worked on United Stations Radio Networks as a host of Lou Dobbs Radio. Apart from that, Lou has also appeared on CNBC’s The Kudlow Report and Fox News Channel’s The O’Reilly Factor. Besides journalism, Lou is also a politician. Once, he was a registered Republican.

    On February 5, 2021, The show Lou Dobbs Tonight was canceled by Fox News after nearly 10 years on the Channel. The Los Angeles Times reported the decision had been under consideration before the Smartmatic legal issues arose. CNN claimed that, despite being the highest-rated Fix Business Network program, it was a loss leader because many advertisers didn’t want to be associated with the content.

    Lou Dobbs said he thought that there should not be a St. Patrick’s Day in March 2009. In December 2018, Lou Dobbs suggested that the United States should start a war with China because of hacking by Chinese state actors. He compared hacking by the People’s Liberation Army of China to the attack by the Japanese military on Pearl Harbor in 1941.

    He promoted the theory that Barack Obama was not born in the United States and he was the only mainstream news anchor to give airtime to the birther theory in 2009. Lau Dobbs is known for his pro-Trump coverage. He described Mitt Romney as a “traitor and treasonous after she wrote an op-ed published in The Washington Post criticizing Trump’s character in January 2019. Like Trump, his surrogates and supporters made baseless claims of voting fraud in the aftermath of his 2020 election defeat, Dobbs chastised Republicans for not helping the president to claim “What is rightfully his”. Even, he said that those who voted to certify Joe Biden’s Electoral College win were “criminal”.
    On January 4, 2021, speaking to Republican consultant Ed Rollins during his broadcast, Dobbs said: We’re eight weeks from the election, and we still don’t have verifiable, tangible support for the crimes that everyone knows were committed that is, defrauding other citizens who voted with fraudulent votes. We know that’s the case in Nevada, we know it’s the case in Pennsylvania and a number of other states, but we have a devil of a time finding actual proof. Why?”

    Awards And Achievements

    Lou has won several awards in his brilliant career. As a veteran reporter, his notable awards include a Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award and a Cable Ace Award. Furthermore, he has also lifted the George Foster Peabody Award for his coverage of the 1987 stock market crash. Additionally, Lou has also received the Horatio Alger Association Award for Distinguished Americans in 1999 and the National Space Club Media Award in 2000. Apart from that, he had his name on The Wall Street Journal, “TV’s Premier Business News Anchorman”. In 2004, he was awarded the ‘Eugene Katz Award’ For excellence in the coverage of Immigration by the Center for Immigration Studies. In 2005, he received the ‘Alexis de Tocqueville Institution’s Statesmanship Award’
    In 2008, he received the ‘American Legion Public Relations Award’ from the National Commander of The American Legion.

    Relationship/ Affairs And Girlfriend/ Wife

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    Lou Dobbs Net Worth And Salary

    As of 2022, the estimated Lou Dobbs net worth is $68 million USD. His major source of income is his television host career.

    Social Media Profile

    He is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. He has more than 2.3 million followers on Twitter and more than 415k followers on Instagram.

    Trivia: Lou Dobbs Facts

    * His first job was cleaning up the parking lot at a Dairy Queen.
    * He was named “TV’s Premier Business News Anchorman” by the Wall Street Journal.
    * He resigned from CNN after working for almost three decades on November 11, 2009.
    * He wrote the book Space, The Next Business Frontier.
    * He guest-starred as himself in a 2010 episode of The Good Wife, which starred Julianna Margulies.
    * He has four children with his second wife Debi Lee Segura.
    * He also appeared in the 2009 film State of Play.

    Now he ranked in the list of the most popular American political commentator, author, and former television host.

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