Fox News anchor Jeanine Pirro is a prominent figure in the media world. She has worked as a judge, prosecutor, and politician before making her mark in journalism.
Jeanine Ferris Pirro was born on June 2, 1951, in Elmira, New York. Her parents were Nasser “Leo” and Esther Ferris. Leo was a mobile home salesman, and Esther worked as a department store model. Jeanine was the first of their two children, and she has a younger brother named Robert.
Jeanine grew up in Westchester County, New York, and attended Notre Dame High School in Utica. She then went on to attend the University of Buffalo, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She went on to attend Albany Law School and earned a Juris Doctor degree.
Jeanine Pirro’sHusband and Children
Jeanine Pirro has been married twice. Her first marriage was to Albert Pirro, who is a real estate lawyer. They got married in 1975, and they have two children together, a son named Alexander and a daughter named Christi. However, their marriage ended in a divorce in 2013 after 38 years of marriage.
In 2016, Jeanine Pirro got married to Jeffrey Shapiro, who is a businessman. They had been dating for over a year before getting married.
Jeanine Pirro’s Siblings
Jeanine Pirro has a younger brother named Robert. Robert is a graduate of Albany Law School and is also a practicing attorney.
Jeanine Pirro’s Height
Jeanine Pirro is known for her striking looks and is often admired for her height. She stands tall at 5 feet 6 inches.
Career at Fox News
Jeanine Pirro joined Fox News in 2006 as a legal analyst. She quickly made a name for herself and was soon hosting her own show, Justice with Judge Jeanine. The show focuses on legal issues and current events, and Pirro has become well-known for her fiery opinions and commentary.
Pirro has also made appearances on other Fox News shows, including The O’Reilly Factor and Hannity. She has been a regular contributor to the network’s coverage of the Supreme Court confirmation hearings of Justices Samuel Alito, John Roberts, and Sonia Sotomayor.