Don Lemon is a well-known television news anchor, journalist, and author. He has been working in the field of journalism for more than three decades and has won several accolades for his work. In this article, we will take a closer look at Don Lemon’s bio, including his nationality, age, hobbies, career, and education.

Don Lemon Bio: Nationality, Age, Hobbies, Career, Education

Nationality and Age

Don Lemon is an American citizen and was born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on March 1, 1966. He grew up in a family of five siblings and was the youngest among them. His father was a businessman, while his mother was a nurse. He is currently 57 years old.


Don Lemon has several hobbies outside of his work as a journalist. He is an avid reader and enjoys reading books on politics and current events. He is also a fitness enthusiast and enjoys working out regularly. Don is also an animal lover and has two dogs, Boomer and Barkley.


Don Lemon’s career in journalism began in the early 1990s when he started working for local TV stations in Birmingham, Philadelphia, and Chicago. He then went on to work for NBC News and MSNBC before joining CNN in 2006.

At CNN, Don has hosted several shows, including “CNN Tonight with Don Lemon” and “Don Lemon Tonight.” He is known for his bold and fearless reporting and is not afraid to speak his mind on important issues. Don has covered several major events throughout his career, including Hurricane Katrina, the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, and the 2016 presidential election.


He attended Louisiana State University where he studied broadcast journalism and graduated with a degree in the field. He then went on to work for several local television stations before joining CNN in 2006.



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