Bobbie Battista Net Worth And Complete Bio
Bobbie Battista, born Barbara Ann Battista, was an American news anchor and journalist. When the network debuted in 1981 she was one of the original CNN Headline News anchors. She anchored numerous CNN news programs including TalkBack Live.
Battista had been anchor and producer of Action News 5 for WRAL-TV, Raleigh, North Carolina before joining CNN Headline News. In 1976 she launched her television career on WRAL-TV. She produced and anchored the morning news segment for the station and produced a number of special programming in sports, public affairs and children’s television before becoming an anchor for the evening news in 1977.
Battista was the writer and assistant producer for Fed up with Fear in 1981, a documentary on five stations which won a George Foster Peabody Award. She was nominated as Best News Personality of 1984 for an On Cable magazine award, which was voted on by cable viewers. Battista was voted Best Newscaster in the 1986 Annual Reader’s poll by Cable Guide magazine, and in 1995 she was nominated for Best Newscaster’s CableACE award.
Battista was also featured on HGTV’s one-hour prime-time special highlighting the design styles of some of America’s most respected and widely recognized broadcast journalists. Battista is member of Sigma Delta Chi and Women in Communications. She was a guest lecturer at universities, associations and congresses around the world.
Bobbie Battista Age
Battista was born in New Jersey, USA on 23 July 1952. She died on 3rd March 2020. She was in her 67s.
Bobbie Battista Family
Husband: Bobbie Battista was married and her husband is John Brimelow.
Bobbie Battista Children: Bobbie Battista and Brimelow had a step-daughter.
Bobbie Battista Death
Bobbie Battista died on March 3, 2020, aged 67, after a four-year battle with cervical cancer. In a statement to CNN, Bobbie Battista’s husband John Brimelow said: “Bobbie was the consummate warrior in her cancer struggle, brave and relentless in her fight, and mindful of all the others in her life, even as she struggled through the pain. My beloved wife of 25 years of marriage has broken off her earthly ties and is now in heaven. “Cervical cancer was the cause of death for Bobbie Battista.
Bobbie Battista Net Worth
Bobbie Battista had an estimated net worth of $6 million.7