Rachel Maddow Biography, Age, Partner, MSNBC and Books

MSNBC TV Show host Rachel Maddow

Rachel Maddow Biography

Rachel Maddow is liberal political commentator and television mews program host from the United States of America. Maddow is the host of the MSNBC show “The Rachel Maddow Show”, a nightly TV show. She also used to work as a radio program host from 2005 to 2010 on Air America Radio with her syndicated talk program of the same name. She is also a special event co-anchor with Brian Williams.


Maddow is also known for being the first openly lesbian anchor to host a major prime-time news program in the U.S. She holds a bachelor’s degree in public policy from Stanford University and a doctorate in political science from Oxford University.

How old is Rachel Maddow? – Age

Rachel is 47 years old as of 1st April 2020. She was born in Castro Valley, California, U.S. in 1973.

Rachel Maddow’s Partner – Are Rachel Maddow and Susan Mikula married?

Maddow is openly lesbian and is in a romantic partnership with girlfriend, Susan Mikula, a photographer and artist who is also from the United States. Maddow and Susan met and have been together since 1999. When the couple met, Maddow was working on her doctoral dissertation.

Rachel Maddow and her girlfriend Susan Mikula at their home
Rachel Maddow and her girlfriend Susan Mikula at their home


Rachel Maddow Books

  • 2019 – Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth
    – This the second book by Maddow in which she explores corruption concerns in the oil and gas industry.
  • 2012 – Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power
    – This was Maddow’s first publication which explores the manner in which the U.S. going to war has slowly become less democratic and more secretive.