CNN’s Erin Burnett is Married and Has three children with her Husband!

Erin Burnett, an American journalist who has worked for various news organizations, has been in the public eye for many years. But, in addition to being a career-oriented woman, she is also a family-oriented individual.

Erin Burnett is the mother of three children and was born in Mardela Springs, Maryland.

Wiki and Facts

  • Date of Birth: Jul 02, 1976
  • Age: 44 Years, 10 Months
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth Name: Erin Isabelle Burnett
  • Profession: News Anchor
  • Relationship Status: Married
  • Husband/Spouse: David Rubulotta
  • Wedding Date: 21 December 2012
  • Salary: $6 million
  • Net Worth: $20 million
  • Nominees: News & Documentary Emmy Awards(2011)
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Father: Kenneth King Burnett
  • Mother: Esther Margaret Burnett
  • High School: St. Andrew’s School
  • College: Williams College
  • Son/s: Nyle Thomas Burnett Rubulotta, Owen Thomas Burnett Rubulotta
  • Daughter/s: Colby Isabelle Burnett Rubulotta
  • Career: 2003-present
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Birth Place: Mardela Springs, Maryland, United States
  • Siblings: 2
  • Sister/s: Mara Burnett and Laurie Burnett
  • Children/Kids: 3

Erin Burnett Met her Husband on a Blind Date

David Rubulotta, a managing director at Citigroup, is the CNN anchor’s husband.

When Burnett worked as a stocks editor for Bloomberg in 2004, the two met on a blind date. They dated for seven years before getting engaged in 2011.

Erin Burnett Husband
Source: Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Burnett married her long-term spouse in December 2012. Her wedding was held at City Hall in New York City, and she wore a crimson bridal gown. She wore a gold, floor-length beaded dress by Carmen Marc Valvo couture to the reception.

She hired a classical guitarist to perform Christmas tunes, according to People, and remarked on the holiday wedding:

Christmas is our favorite time of year. We thought it would be the perfect time to get married. 

Erin Has Three Children with a Partner

Burnett and her husband welcomed their first child, Nyle Thomas Burnett Rubulotta, a year after their wedding. On November 29, 2013, he was born. Then they welcomed their second child, Colby Isabelle, a daughter.

Owen Thomas Burnett Rubulotta, their third child, was born in August 2018.

Burnett shared her joy with People when she was pregnant with Owen, saying:

We are so excited for number three. As one of three myself, I think it’s a lucky number!. 

The family of five is currently residing in New York.

Erin Burnett: Age & Height

Burnett was born in Mardela Springs, Maryland, on July 2, 1976. She stands at the height of 5’6″ tall. She is Esther Margaret and Kenneth King Burnett’s youngest child. Her father worked as a corporate lawyer.

Erin Burnett, the host of the OutFront show, went to St. Andrews High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, in 1998.

Erin Burnett Worked for CNBC before CNN

Erin Burnett OutFront, the news anchor’s current CNN program, is her most well-known work. She also serves as CNN’s chief business and economics correspondent.

She began her career as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs after graduating. She started her career in journalism after being hired as a writer and booker for CNN’s Moneyline with Stuart Varney, Willow Bay, and Lou Dobbs.

She resigned as vice president of Citigroup, a digital media company. Later, she worked as a stock editor and anchor for Bloomberg Television.

Erin Burnett Children
Source: People

In 2005, she joined the CNBC News network as Street Signs host and the Squawk’s anchor on the Street.

She left CNBC in 2011 after more than a half-decade of service and joined CNN, the news network’s competitor.

Erin Burnett OutFront, a nightly news program that presents an in-depth analysis of global stories, interviews, and lively debates on the day’s major issues, was her reality news show on CNN.

She covered numerous breaking news stories, including the terror events in Paris and Brussels. She has reported from Iran, Afghanistan, Cuba, Israel, Africa, and Asia throughout her career.

Remembering the time she Appeared on Show with a Swollen Eye

When Burnett appeared on a CNN program in 2017, she had a puffy right eye. She buried half of her face behind her hair by bending her head at severe angles. However, millions of people watching the show were aware of it.

Her viewers were concerned after seeing her swollen eye and reached out to her on social media. Many others observed that she appeared to have been in a boxing match.

Following the uproar it generated among her viewers, she took to Twitter to explain what had happened to her eyes. It turned out to be nothing more than a cold’s side effect!

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