Last updated on March 13th, 2023 at 02:08 am
Martha Teichner Biography and Wikipedia
Martha Teichner is an American award-winning journalist currently serving as a correspondent and contributor at CBC News. She joined CBS News in December 1993 and serves as a correspondent for “CBS Sunday Morning” Teichner is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Martha Teichner Education
Teichner attended and graduated from Wellesley College with a bachelor’s degree in economics in 1969. She then attended and graduated from the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business Administration.
Martha Teichner Age and Birthday
How old is Martha? Teichner is 75 years old as of 2023. She was born on January 12, 1948, in Traverse City, Michigan, United States of America. Her birthday is always celebrated on January 12th of every year. RELATED: Sophie Stanbury
Martha Teichner Nationality and Ethnicity
Martha holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in Traverse City, Michigan, United States. She belongs to the White ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.
Martha Teichner Height
Martha stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m). However, her information about her other body measurement is not yet available.
Martha Teichner Husband and Children
Is Martha married? Martha is currently single and she has never been married and there is no information regarding her marital or relationship status. She has no children. She currently lives in New York City.
Martha Teichner Salary
Teichner as a correspondent for “CBS Sunday Morning” at CBS News earns an estimated salary ranging from $93,594 to $150,296 annually. However, the exact amount of salary she earns is not yet available.
Martha Teichner Net Worth
Martha as an accomplished American award-winning journalist and correspondent has an estimated net worth ranging from $1-$10 million. RELATED: Sarah Magusara
Martha Teichner Stroke | Illness
Martha suffered a stroke that affected the left side of her body in 2006. Teichner had been feeling ill for several days, with symptoms including dizziness and nausea. One morning, while getting ready for work, she suddenly collapsed on the floor. Her husband immediately called 911, and Teichner was rushed to the hospital.
At the hospital, doctors determined that Teichner had suffered a stroke. The stroke had caused damage to the left side of her brain, which affected her ability to speak and move her left arm and leg.
Teichner underwent intensive therapy to recover from the stroke. She worked with a speech therapist to regain her ability to speak, and with a physical therapist to regain her strength and mobility.
Despite the challenges she faced, Teichner remained determined to return to her career as a journalist. She continued to work with CBS News, gradually taking on more assignments as she regained her strength.
Martha Teichner CBS
Martha joined CBS News in 1977. She currently serves as the correspondent for “CBS Sunday Morning” since December 1993, where she covers major national and international breaking news stories as she is handling in-depth cultural and arts topics. Teichner has earned various national honors for her unique detailing, including 10 Emmy Awards and won five James Beard Foundation Awards. Teichner was additionally part of the group inclusion of the Newtown, Conn., primary school shooting which earned CBS News a 2014 duPont-Columbia Award. READ: Pete Bouchard
As a Correspondent for CBS News, Teichner has investigated the absolute biggest national and universal accounts of this time, including the 9/11 fear-based oppressor assaults, the approach to the war in Iraq, the passing of Princess Diana, and the life and demise of Nelson Mandela. She’s talked with world pioneers and different newsmakers, including then-first woman Hillary Rodham Clinton twice for “CBS Sunday Morning” in 1995 and 1997. Presently situated in New York, Teichner spent in excess of twelve years as a remote correspondent covering significant universal news. Teichner was twice allotted to the CBS News London agency (1980-1984, 1989-1994), where she not just secured Britain’s illustrious wedding of Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer, but however numerous wars as one of just a bunch of female wars correspondents.
Teichner additionally secured the Maze Prison Hunger Strike in Northern Ireland, the Lebanon War, the First Intifada in 1988 in Israel and the West Bank, and the contentions related to the breakdown of Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, and Bosnia). She gave an account of the fall of Communism in Central and Eastern Europe and the Romanian transformation. Teichner likewise went through half a month in the Bolivian wilderness covering covert activities with the Drug Enforcement Agency. Notwithstanding covering Beirut, Teichner additionally invested energy in covering Damascus. During the Persian Gulf War, she was one of a little gathering of journalists permitted by the military to go with U.S. troops. She went through about a month and a half with the First Armored Division in the Saudi desert, yet in addition secured the contention from Iraq, Kuwait, Jordan, and Israel.
Between her two London assignments, Teichner was situated in Johannesburg (1987-1989) during the last hazardous long periods of the battle to end politically-sanctioned racial segregation in South Africa. She came back to investigate Nelson Mandela’s discharge from jail and in 1994 she secured his political race as the main dark President of post-politically-sanctioned racial segregation in South Africa. Additionally between London assignments, Teichner went through three years in the Dallas authority (1984-1987), where she shrouded various stories in Latin America, among them the Mexico City seismic tremor.
She started her CBS News profession as a correspondent situated in the Atlanta department (1977-1980), where her assignments incorporated the Cuban boatlift to the United States, the war in El Salvador, and the outcast of the Shah of Iran to Panama. While in Atlanta, Teichner secured a three-month strike by the coal excavators in 1978 and various catastrophic events. She was likewise perceived with a Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for her giving an account of the mass migration of Haitian and Cuban evacuees to the U.S. in the CBS Radio unique, “Mass migration: The Freedom Flotilla.”