Meredith Vieira is an Emmy Award-winning American journalist, talk show, game show host and anchor, who is co-host of The Today Show and a panel member on The View. Vieira was born Meredith Louise Vieira on December 30, 1953 in Providence, Rhode Island, the daughter of Mary Elsie Rosa Silveira Vieira and Edwin Vieira. She is the youngest of four children, with three older brothers named Edwin, Steve and Jeff. She has been married to Richard M. Cohen since June 1986. They have three children: daughter, Lily Max, and two sons, Benjamin Edwin, and Gabriel Anthony.
Meredith Vieira Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 30 December 1953
Birth Place: Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Birth Name: Meredith Louise Vieira
Nickname: Ditz, Ditzy, MV
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Occupation: Journalist, TV host
Race/Ethnicity: White (Is of Portuguese descent)
Religion: She has “spirituality, not a religion”.
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Meredith Vieira Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 150 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 68 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 3″
Height in Meters: 1.60 m
Body Type / Build: Slim
Body Shape: Hourglass
Body Measurements: 38-29-38 in (97-74-97 cm)
Breast Size: 38 inches (97 cm)
Waist Size: 29 inches (74 cm)
Hips Size: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 36B
Feet/Shoe Size: 10 (US)
Dress Size: 10 (US)
Meredith Vieira Family Details:
Father: Edwin Vieira (medical doctor)
Mother: Mary Elsie Rosa Silveira Vieira (homemaker)
Spouse: Richard M. Cohen (m. 1986)
Children: Lily Max Cohen (Daughter), Benjamin Edwin Cohen (Son), Gabriel Anthony Cohen (Son)
Siblings: Steve Vieira (Brother), Jeff Vieira (Brother), Edwin Vieira (Brother)
Meredith Vieira Education: Lincoln School, Tufts University (1975)
*She graduated from the Lincoln School, an all-girls’ Quaker school in Providence, Rhode Island.
*She graduated from Tufts University with a degree in English in 1975.
Meredith Vieira Facts:
*She is of Portuguese descent.
*She has a fear of bridges.
*Her older brother Edwin Vieira, Jr. is a political activist.
*She hosted the game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire”.
*She succeeded Katie Couric as the host of The Today Show in 2006.
*Follow Vieira on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.