Quick facts
Birth date 7 Nov, 1958
Age 61 yrs
Occupations Journalist
Citizenship United States of America
Birth place Denver
Education Denver Lutheran High School
University of Missouri
Gender Male
Description American television journalist, news analyst and pilot

Jon Scott is a news anchor and he is a co-host for Happening Now with Fox News Watch on Fox News Channel. He became famous when he covered World Trade Attack and he anchored it when it was still fresh.

Jon Scott was born in the year 1958 in the city of Denver in Colorado. There is no information and the identity of his parents. He has a brother who fought in the war in Vietnam while he was infantryman. Jon got raised in his hometown but it is not clear what he was doing as a young child.

When it comes to his biography, Jon Scott studied at Denver Lutheran High School and he finished the studies at University of Missouri where he did journalism. For his career, he started at KOMU-TV where he was a correspondent. KOMU-TV operates in Columbia in the Missouri and the owner of the station is Mizzou.

During his career, he had worked for many television channels such as KUSA-TV, NBC and WPLG TV. While working at WPLG-TV, ABC, he was a co-anchor at the weekend and the evening news anchor during the evening of weekdays. He worked like a bureau chief and a reporter of KUSA-TV under NBC based in Denver. He also worked like a reporter for the Inside Edition, a syndicated news program.

He joined Fox News in the year 1966 and he worked there for a long period. The renowned coverage he had included the coverage for World Trade Center attack and that of Operation Iraqi Freedom at Centcom. He worked as a studio anchor at Fox News when he was covering the death of Osama Bin Laden. Jon had studied to be a pilot of the single engine airplane and in the year 2013, he used this qualification in covering the Asian airline crash flight. This is when he got viewed like a multi-talented person.

People can also recognize him in A current Affair, Fox News Watch and Happening Now. He got the Emmy Award for the outstanding writing at Dateline program. There is no information about how much he is earning, but regardless of how much, he had been able to make enough money.

He had not been involved into any rumors, but one when it was said he was criticizing the Muslims. He is active on Twitter and Facebook. He has 57K followers on the Facebook and on twitter, he has 42K Followers. Jon got married to Sharon Scott and the two got four children together. He had a son who graduated at United States Military Academy. He is called Joshua Scott. The son went to serve in Afghanistan for one full year. Jon lives peaceful and there are no rumors that surround his affairs and personal life. He likes to be secretive towards his marriage and personal life. He is happy in his private life up to now.

Last Modified: Feb 7, 2020

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