Steve Kroft is a reporter for “60 Minutes,” and also an American journalist. Furthermore, he is now retiring from the show 60 Minutes on May 19, 2019.
Additionally, in his thirty years of career in 60 Minutes, Kroft has met and interviewed many well-known people and bands; such as Jon Bon Jovi, Barrack Obama, Beyonce, Eagles, Julian Assange, and many more!
Here, we have included the updates about him retiring 60 Minutes, his wife, kids, wiki, bio, age, and many more. Keep scrolling down to know more about him!
Steve Kroft 60 minutes Retirements. Recent Updates
Steve Kroft is a famous face of the television program, 60 Minutes. However, on 2019 May, Steve announced his retirement from 60 Minutes on 19 May 2019.
On Sunday, 8 September 2019, 60 Minutes, aired a special episode for an hour for a tribute on Steve Kroft’s career. Furthermore, his co-worker, Leslie Stahl, interviewed him.
Additionally, he has won several awards which also includes “Lifetime Achievement Award.” Further, during his working days, Kroft has covered about 500 stories.
Also, in his interview, he mentioned, he said that he has respect for those who leave their job when they are on top. He retired at the age of 74 age.
Steve Kroft Wife, Jennet Conant, and Son. Marriage Details
Steve Kroft is a married man, and he tied a knot with Jennet Conant in 1991. Additionally, Jennet is the best selling full-time author. Also, she writes for publication which includes, Spy Magazine, the New York Times, Rolling Stone, and Newsweek.
Moreover, in 2015, there was news that Steve Kroft was romantically involved with Lisan Goines, an attorney lawyer. Further, he had met Goines in Manhattan at the St. Regis Hotel and Bar, in 2011.
Later, Steve apologised for the affair; however, their involvement did not make an impact on his journalism career. Moreover, it also came out that Lisa was also having an extramarital affair with Steve.
Furthermore, Steve and Jennet welcomed a child named John Conant Kroft, who is now working on short films and theatre as an actor.
However, his date of birth has not been disclosed yet. However, we do know that John Conant completed his studies from the Julliard School and started his acting career in 2013.
Currently, Steve Kroft and Jennet Conant are not involved with an extramarital affair. Also, he is regretful of his previous relationship with Lisan.
Steve Kroft Height, Weight, Age
Steve Kroft was born as Stephen F. Kroft on August 22, 1945, in Kokomo, Indiana, the USA, to Fred Kroft and Margaret Kroft.
Furthermore, he completed his studies from Syracuse University in 1967, later, in 1974, he joined Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, Pulitzer Hall, New York.
He has also served at the Vietnam War as the United States Army. According to his birth date, Froflt’s sun sign is Leo.
Steve has generally started his journalism career during the Vietnam War, reporting for the AFN (Armed Forces Network).
Moreover, he started his career as a reporter on CBS in 1980. As of 2019, he is 74 years old. Additionally, he has not disclosed his height to the media yet. Also, his weight is not known.
As of 2019, Steve Kroft has accumulated the net worth of 25 Million Dollar. Also, while working on 60 Minutes, Kroft had an annual salary of 7 Million Dollar.