Journalist Maria Shriver Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Maria Shriver Biography

Maria Shriver was born on November 6, 1955, in Chicago, Illinois, US. She is an American Journalist and author. She is also known as a former first lady of California as she was previously married to former Governor of California and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Shriver was co-anchor for NBC’s Emmy-winning coverage of the 1988 Summer Olympics. She has also received two Emmy Awards and an Academy of Television Arts & Sciences award for developing a “television show with a conscience” for her ‘The Alzheimer’s Project’.

Furthermore, the journalist is a special anchor and correspondent for NBC News.

Regarding her family, her father’s name is Robert Sargent Shriver Jr. whereas her mother’s name is Eunice Mary Kennedy Shriver.


Shriver attended Westland Middle School in Bethesda, Maryland but completed her high school education from Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in Bethesda. Similarly, she attended Manhattanville College and then transferred to Georgetown University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in American studies.

Body Measurements

Shriver stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 59 Kg. Likewise, she has green eyes and dark brown hair.

Maria Shriver
Maria Shriver


The beautiful journalist had been in a marital affair with Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Similarly, the couple had tied the knot on April 26, 1986, in Hyannis, Massachusetts, at St. Francis Xavier Roman Catholic Church. Moreover, they also welcomed four children: Katherine (1989), Christina (1991), Patrick(1993) and Christopher (1997).

However, the couple separated after their 25-year long romantic affair. After her separation, she subsequently started dating political consultant Matthew Dowd and they are living their happy life together.

Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $ 100 million.


  • Full Name: Maria Owings Shriver
  • Age: 63
  • Profession: Journalist, Former First Lady Of California
  • Birth Date: November 6, 1955
  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, US
  • Nationality: American
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Father’s Name: Robert Sargent Shriver Jr.
  • Mother’s Name: Eunice Mary Kennedy Shriver
  • Height: 5 feet 5 inches
  • Weight: 59 Kg
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Net Worth: $ 100 million
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