Dan Damon Biography
Dan Damon is a multi-award-winning BBC journalist and radio presenter best known for anchoring World Update on the BBC World Service.
How old is Dan Damon? – Age
Damon wants to keep his personal life secret, therefore he has yet to divulge his birth year and month.
Where did Dan Damon go to school? – Education
His educational background is being reviewed.
Damon’s Wife – Family
Dan’s wife is Sian Damon. From 1988 until 1995, the duo worked as a freelance journalistic team around the world, documenting wars and revolutions. At the time, excitement and danger seemed less important than raising a family. They presently have three children and live in London.
What is Damon’s Salary?
Damon’s income fluctuates from $40,000 to $110,000 each year.
Damon Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million.
Dan Damon Career
Dan began his television career as a BBC sound engineer in 1974. He moved to Wales in 1978 to anchor a morning magazine program. He learned Welsh live on the radio. In the mid-1980s, Dan began collaborating with satellite broadcasters on new pan-European news projects, and he was the first news editor for Scansat TV3, the first Scandinavian commercial channel. As a result, Dan was forced to learn another language, Swedish. He then began his journalism career in 1982 with a regular phone-in on LBC. Damon and his wife Sian spent seven years traveling across Eastern Europe documenting the fall of the Soviet Union.
Later, he returned to the BBC as a presenter and journalist for BBC World Service and BBC Radio 4. He was a regular PM presenter at this time. In 1988, he moved to Hungary and reported on freedom and street rallies in East Germany, Czechoslovakia, Romania, Albania, and the former Soviet Union. Dan also reported on conflicts in Croatia and Bosnia, as well as Baghdad during the first Gulf War and Afghanistan. Damon took over as the principal presenter of BBC World Service’s World Update in 2003. He presented the show on weekdays at 1000 UK Time. From numerous places across the world, he hosted the show.