Katy Tur is an American author and broadcast journalist. She is currently a correspondent for NBC News. She is an anchor for MSNBC and has since 2021, hosted Katy Tur Reports. Tur has also reported for the NBC news platforms Early Today, Today, NBC Nightly News, Meet the Press, and WNBC-TV, and for The Weather Channel.
Katy Tur age and early life
Katy Tur’s date of birth is on October 26, 1983. She was born in Los Angeles, California. Her parents are journalists Zoey Tur and Marika Gerrard. She is a graduate of Brentwood School (2001). Tur also graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara (2005) with a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy.
Is Katy Tur Jewish?
Yes, Katy Tur is of Jewish descent. Her parents Zoey Tur and Marika Gerrard, seasoned journalists, and her father is Jewish. Katy Tur has spoken about her Jewish ancestry in interviews. She said that she is proud of her identity. Whenever she gets the opportunity, she speaks up about her heritage and her beliefs.