Leon Krauze Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Children, Salary, Net Worth, Univision

Leon Krauze Biography

León Krauze is a Mexican journalist, novelist, and newscaster who has won numerous awards. He is currently working in Miami as a national news anchor for Univision.


How old is Leon Krauze? – Age

He is 47 years old as of 4 January 2022. He was born in 1975 in Mexico City, Mexico.

Leon Krauze Family – Education

He is the son of Enrique Krauze. He graduated from New York University with a master’s degree. He is the grandson of Helen Kleinbort Krauze and Moisés Krauze.

Is Leon Krauze married? – Wife

He is married and the couple has children.

Leon Krauze Career

He began his career as a football-focused sports journalist. He became a well-recognized historian as well as an expert and official chronicler of the Mexico national team as a result of his passion: he has published four books and produced eighty videos on the history of “ftbol” in Mexico. Krauze has been covering politics in the United States since 1997, for both American and Mexican news outlets. In 2005, he wrote “La Casa Dividida,” a book about Bush’s first five years in office. Juan Manuel Santos, Nick Clegg, Felipe Calderón, Enrique Pea Nieto, Shimon Peres, and Barack Obama are among the politicians Krauze has interviewed.

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Foreign Affairs, The New Republic, Foreign Policy, Newsweek, Los Angeles Times, El Pas, and Letras Libres have all published his work. He is currently a contributor to The Daily Beast, a weekly columnist for El Universal in Mexico, and the host of Slate’s Gabfest en Espaol podcast. He has been a journalism professor at the USC Annenberg School since 2016.

Krauze anchored “Segunda Emisión,” Mexico’s most popular afternoon radio newsmagazine, for five years. Krauze immediately rose to prominence when he moved to television, hosting “Hora 21,” the primary broadcast for Foro TV, Televisa’s 24-hour news network.

Krauze was the principal anchor at Univision’s Los Angeles station, KMEX, for ten years; his last broadcast was on January 14, 2022, and he will join Univision national news in Miami alongside Patricia Janiot on January 24th. Krauze also presents “En boca de León” (“In the Lion’s Mouth”), a daily political analysis radio show on Univision’s Los Angeles flagship talk radio KTNQ. He’s also a Fusion regular, where he hosts the show “Open Source.”

Leon Krauze Salary

He earns an annual salary of $1 Million.

Leon Krauze Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $3 Million.