Ken Dilanian Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Ken Dilanian

Biography / Wiki

The responsibility of journalists is, to tell the truth. Journalism means you go back to the actual facts, you look at the documents, you discover what the record is and you report it that way, this task is very well done by Kenneth Jacob Dilanian Jr. best known as Ken Dilanian, an American journalist.

Moreover, he caught huge popularity for covering Iraq as a foreign correspondent embedded with U.S. troops.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 13 May 1968, this eminent journalist turned 55 years old. He seems very tall with his towering height which is 183 centimeters and 6 feet. He is very conscious about his physique and maintains himself with a weight of 95 kilograms and 209 lbs in pounds. His personality is enhanced by his brown eyes and dark brown hair.

Net Worth

Working as a Journalist, Ken has amassed a fortune. He gathers a handsome amount of money through his professional career. According to the sources, Ken’s estimated net worth is $1.5 million approximately.

Education / Family

Born in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, United States, Ken belongs to the white Caucasian ethnicity. He is the caring and talented son of Kenneth Sr. (Father) and Barbara (Mother). Apart from that, he grew up with his younger sister named Jane Dilanian.

As for his education, Ken gathered his earlier education from East Longmeadow High School. After completing high school, he enrolled at Williams College where got his Bachelor’s degree in political science and history in 1991.


Ken Dilanian

Nick Name Ken
Birth Place East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, United States
Date of birth 13 May 1968
Age 55 Years
Height In Feet & Inches: 6’

In Centimeters: 183 cm

Weight In Kilograms: 95 kg

In Pounds: 209 lbs

Eye color Brown
Hair color Dark Brown
Profession Journalist
Sexual orientation Straight
School East Longmeadow High School
College Williams College
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home town East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, United States
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Fathers name Kenneth Sr.
Mothers name Barbara
Brothers Not Known
Sisters Jane Dilanian

Career / Fashion and Style

Ken took the first step of his bright career by working as a local reporter in Philadelphia Inquirer. From 2007 to 2010, he worked at USA Today where he covered foreign policy and Congress. Later, he also served as an investigative officer and State Department correspondent, and Congressional correspondent for USA Today.

Furthermore, Dilanian worked as the National Security Correspondent for the Los Angeles Times from 2010 to 2014. Besides this, Ken has also worked as a writer and also worked for Forth Worth star and San Antonio Express-News. Apart from that, Ken accumulated huge public attention when he covered the news of Philadelphia’s child welfare system.

In fact, he was also awarded the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism in 2007 for covering Philadelphia’s child welfare system. Additionally, he again came into the limelight by covering the news regarding the war in Iraq. At present, he is associated with one of the popular news channels, NBC News.

Ken serves as an Intelligence and National Security off-air reporter in their investigative unit. Other than this, in November 2020, he made headlines after he made profanity live on air.

Ken was going live on air to a segment on the Trump administration’s refusal to work on the presidential transition with Joe Biden‘s team. He couldn’t realize that he was live on air when he uttered two words, “Oh, sh*t, F*ck”. However, he later apologized.

Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More

Ken is a married man who married Catherine Yoon. Moreover, this sweet couple tied the knot in May 2003. Apart from that, the couple was also blessed with two lovely sons. However, they never revealed their name.

Girlfriend Not Known
Marital status Married
Wife Catherine Yoon


Ken Dilanian's wife & sons
Ken Dilanian’s wife & sons

Children Two Sons (Name Not Know)

Favorite Things

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Ken Dilanian

Some Interesting Facts About Ken Dilanian

  • His Zodiac sign is Taurus.
  • Ken has also made numerous trips to Iraq where he covered the Iraq war.
  • During his college years, he used to play football.
  • He mostly loves to spend his free time with his wife and their two boys – they go for a walk in parks, watch TV together, and have dinner in a nearby restaurant.
  • Dilanian is also very fond of watching movies.
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