Born on March 1, 1966, Don Lemon is an American journalist and author who is also an award winning news anchor who is currently host of CNN Tonight. He has won an Emmy Award for a report (special) on the real estate market in Chicago. To learn more about him, read the article below.

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Before Fame: He attended Brooklyn College Louisiana State University.

Family/ Relationships

Don Lemon Ethnicity/Religion

Don was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Currently, we do not have information on his parents. He had a sister named Lemon Grimes. She died at the age of 58 on January 31, 2018.

Don Lemon Affair/Married/Dating/Boyfriend

He is engaged to Tim Malone.
He came out as gay in his memoir, Transparent.

For more information, visit his twitter.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Don Carlton Lemon
  • Nicknames: Don Lemon
  • Birthday: March 1, 1966
  • Age: 53 years old (as of April 2019)
  • Birthplace: Baton Rouge, California, US
  • Current Residence: New York City, New York, US
  • Education: Brooklyn College Louisiana State University
  • Profession: Journalist, author
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Pisces
  • Spouse/Dating: Tim Malone
  • Children: Not Available
  • Net Worth: Not Available

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  • Height: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He has won an Emmy Award for special report on the real estate report in Chicago.
  • He hosts CNN Tonight.
  • He came out as gay in his memoir, Transparent.
  • He has Creole ancestry. He also has Nigerian, Cameroonian and Congolese ancestry.

Memorable Quotes:

You don’t have true freedom until you allow a diversity of opinion and a diversity of voices.