Quick Facts Greta Van Susteren

  • NameGreta Van Susteren
  • FatherUrban Van Susteren
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Birth PlaceAppleton, Wisconsin
  • ProfessionAmerican Journalist
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toJohn P. Coale
  • Education Xavier High School, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MotherMargery Conway

Greta Van Susteren is one of the famous personality of the American journalism sector. Born in the year 1954, June 11, she represents herself as the American commentator and television news anchor by r profession. Making her presence in the industry for a long time, she is currently showing her charm on Fox News Channel. Having worked in a number of organizations in the past, she is best to reckon as the host of the famous show On The Record wl Greta Van Susteren. Likewise, she has already worked in CNN as the legal analyst and as co-host of the show Burden of the Proof.


Greta was born and raised in Appleton, Wisconsin. She belongs to American nationality while she has the Dutch ancestry. She is the daughter of Margery Conway and father Urban Van Susteren. During her early childhood, she went to Xavier High School and attended University of Wisconsin-Madison and graduated taking the major subject as geography and economics in 1976. In addition, she got his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in the year 1979.


Before starting her television career, she has the record of serving as the lawyer in Georgetown which later helps her to win the award of honorary doctor of law degree at Stetson Law School. While coming to back to a television career, she came in highlight with O.J. Simpson murder trial case and appeared regularly on CNN for the program Burden of Proof and The Point as the legal analyst.

After her long tenure in the network, she switches to the Fox Network in the year 2002. She was assigned to handle current affair while she also hosted the show On the Record wl Greta Van Susteren.

Besides being an active TV personality, she is also one of the active philanthropists. Greta has opened an orphanage and school in Haiti and named The Greta Home and Academy which is running with the help and contribution of both husband and wife.

Coming to this far, she is considered as one of the successful TV personas while she has been successful to collect $22 million as her net worth.


While coming to her personal life section, she served herself as the master of both the lives. She is one of the hardworking and lucky women at the same time.

Unlike many other journalists, she has bypass such circumstances. Looking at her appearances, we can still say, she might be a real beauty in the past. Even at her early sixties, she has maintained her health, whereas, aging seems to be very slow for her.

Greta Van Susteren height stands as 1.60 m while she has the weight of 145 lbs.

Coming to her dating and relationship status, there’s no doubt that she might have involved in a series of relationships in the past however none of them could make the title.

Despite all the proposals and approaches, she finally gave her heart to John P. Coale. After dating for a couple of years, the couple finally tied their wedding knot in the year 1988. After all these years of marriage, the couple’s love and never-ending bond are still strong.

Considering their marriage and their age, getting divorced and separation seems afar. With all these years of marriage, the husband and wife do not possess any children.