Net Worth: $3 Million
- Source of Wealth TV
- Birth Place Baton Rouge, Louisiana
- Height 1.68 m
- Marital Status Single
- Full Name Don Lemon
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth March 1, 1966
- Ethnicity African American
- Occupation Journalist, TV Anchor, Businessman
- Education Brooklyn College, Louisiana State University
- Children None
About Don Lemon
Popularly known as a news anchor for CNN, Don Lemon is a Black American who recently published a book about his life. Titled Transparent, Lemon discussed how he suffered from abuse, colorism, homophobia, racism and discrimination as a young child. Lemon admitted publicly that he is gay in Transparent.
Before becoming a prime time news anchor at CNN, Lemon has worked for several networks including WNYW, WCAU, KTVI, NBC News, and O & O Station WMAQ-TV. He even worked as a correspondent for NBC Nightly News and Today. He anchored Weekend Today.
Don Lemon is an Emmy awardee for his special report on Chicago’s real estate market. He is also a recipient of Edward R. Murrow for the coverage of the D.C. area sniper capture. He has also received a number of awards for the coverage of AIDS in Africa and Hurricane Katrina. Today, Don Lemon is estimated to be worth $3 million.