Matt Lauer BioGraphy

His’s full name is Matthew Todd Lauer. He is a former television news personality from America. He is best known for his work with NBC News. He served as a local news personality in New York City on WNBC. From 1994 to 1997, her first national appearance was as a news anchor for The Today Show. He was moved from the news desk to the host’s chair in 1997. From 1997 to 2017 he served as a co-host of NBC’s Today Show. He contributed to the evening news magazine Dateline NBC. This television news personality hosted the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with NBC. He also co-hosted the opening ceremonies of several Olympic Games.He was accused of inappropriate sexual behavior. After which his contract was terminated by NBC in November 2017.

Matt Lauer BioGraphy

Matthew Todd Lauer came to this world for the first time on December 30, 1957. His birth place is New York City United States. His father’s name is Jay Robert Lauer and his mother’s name is Marilyn Lauer. His father was a cycle-company executive. And his mother is a boutique owner. Jay Robert was of Romanian Jewish descent. You all must have seen him on the Today show Finding Our Roots. Matthew’s father was Jewish. But that mother was not Jewish.

Education Qualification

Matthew Todd Lauer did his studies from Scripps College of Communication, School of Media Arts and Studies. He graduated from Ohio University in 1997 at the age of 39.


In Huntington, West Virginia, he worked as a producer for the afternoon newscast for WOWK-TV. He began his first television career in the spring of 1979. By 1980, he had become an on-air reporter for the station at 6 pm. Apart from this, he used to broadcast news at 11 o’clock. Matt then hosted several daily information and talk shows. With this he started roaming around the east coast. This television news personality co-hosted PM magazine in several cities such as Richmond from 1980 to 1981, then Providence from 1981 to 1984, then York City from 1984 to 1986.The New York edition of PM Magazine was canceled by WNYW in 1986. He then worked with co-host Jill Rapaport on a new show for the station, Made in New York. After this show he got his first national television performance.

Career Timeline

Matthew worked as a news producer and reporter at WOWK-TV, Huntington, West Virginia, from 1979 to 1980. He then worked as a co-host, PM Magazine, at WXEX-TV, Richmond, Virginia, from 1980 to 1981. From 1981 to 1984 he worked at WJAR-TV, Providence, Rhode Island, as co-host, PM Magazine. From 1984 to 1986, he worked as a co-host, PM magazine in WNEW-TV/WNYW, New York City. In 1986, he co-hosted Made in New York at WNYW, New York City. Worked as a co-host on Fame, Fortune and Romance, ABC from 1986 to 1987. From 1987 to 1988, he served as a host for Live on City Line, WCAU-TV, Philadelphia. From 1988–1989 he served as a host on Talk of the Town, WNEV-TV, Boston. From 1989 to 1991, he co-hosted at 9 Broadcast Plaza, WWOR-TV, Secaucus, New Jersey. Worked in various positions at WNBC-TV, New York City from 1992 to 1996. September 1992 – September 1994 Worked as co-anchor in Today in New York. From August 1993 – September 1996, he had the opening news broadcasts of the evening live on five co-anchors. From 1992 to 2017 he worked in various positions at NBC News, New York City. From 1992 to 1997, he served as a fill-in anchor on NBC News on Weekend Today and Sunrise. Worked as Aaj Ki Fill-in News Anchor from 1993 to 1994. He was the Today news anchor from June 13, 1994 – January 3, 1997. From January 6, 1997 – November 28, 2017, he was co-anchor of Today and worked at NBC’s Dateline contributing anchor from 1997 to 2017. From 1998 to 2016, he worked at the Rockefeller Center host of Christmas. From 1998 to 2017 he served as a Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade host. From 2010 to 2013 he worked at Rock Center with Brian Williams correspondent.

Real Name Matthew Todd Lauer
Nick Name Matt
Age 63 year old
Date Of Birth December 30, 1957
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Gender Male
Birth Place New York City, United States
Profession Former television journalist
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
  • Today co-anchor (1997–2017)
  • Today news anchor (1994–1997)
Father name Robert Lauer
Mother name Marilyn Lauer
Brother name
Sister name April Lauer Stone
Children name
  • Jack Matthew Lauer (son)
  • Romy Lauer (Daughter)
  • Thijs Lauer (son)
Wife name
  • Nancy Alspaugh (m. 1982; div. 1989)​
  • Annette Roque (m. 1998; div. 2019)
School Name
  •  School’s Scripps College of Communication
  • School of Media Arts and Studies
College Name Ohio University
Qualification Graduate
Physical Status
Matt Lauer BioGraphy Cover Pic
Height 5 feet 11 inches
Dress Size 18 (US)  (approximate)
Weight 68 Kg
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Light brown
Chest Size 40 cm  (approximate)
Waist Size 40 cm (approximate)
Biceps Size 20 cm (approximate)
Shoe Size 16 (US)  (approximate)
Body type Athelitc
Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Girlfriend Name
Spouse Name
  • Nancy Alspaugh (m. 1982; div. 1989)​
  • Annette Roque (m. 1998; div. 2019)

Net Worth

The net worth of the American former news anchor and TV host  is approx  eight million dollar.  For more detail click here.

Personal Life

Matthew Todd Lauer married Nancy Alspaugh in 1982. Nancy Alspaugh is a television producer. Matthew got divorced from Nancy in 1989. There was no child from his first marriage. In July 1997, he met Annette Roque on a blind date. Annette Roque is a Dutch model. After dating for five months, Matt married Annette Roque on October 3, 1998, in Bridgehampton, New York. Annette Roque gave birth to Matthew’s first son on June 26, 2001. Which he named Jack. on October 2, 2003. Annette Roque gave birth to Matthew’s first daughter, whom she named Romy. On November 28, 2006, Annette Roque gave birth to Matthew’s second son, whom he named This.

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