David Scott Simon is a very much perceived American columnist and the host of Weekend Edition Saturday on NPR.  Simon has been with NPR for more than three decades, beginning in 1977 as Chicago department boss. Also, David has won each significant honors in communication including the Peabody and the esteemed Emmy Award. 

American Journalist, David Scott Simon
Caption: American Journalist, David Scott Simon

When was David Scott Simon Born?

David Scott Simon was born on March 16th, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, the United States of America. His birth sign is Pisces. 

His dad Ernie Simon was a well-known comic and his mother Patricia Lyons is a mainstream entertainer. David has American nationality and is of white ethnicity.

His Father's Death at Young 

Essentially, Simon holds an American nationality and has a place with a white ethnic foundation. He experienced childhood in some significant urban communities like Washington D.C, Francisco, Los Angeles, Canada alongside his siblings. At the point when David was 16 years of age, his dad died.

In like manner, his mom wedded another man Ralph G. Newman, who is a creator, and a previous small-time baseball player. Discussing his instructive capability, David concentrated in a nearby school in his old neighborhood. Later on, he moved on from Nicholas Senn High School.

What's David Scott Simon Net Worth?

The writer has earned an enormous measure of entirety with his expert profession. The TV character, Simon has not talked about his real compensation to general society.

David Simon has earned an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million. While David's significant other Alison Berns net worth is estimated at over $20 million dollars. Also, he is carrying on a rich way of life.

Is David Scott Simon Married after Divorce? 

Alison and Howard initially met during learns at Boston University, when they cooperated on an understudy film – "Supernatural Meditation" – and soon a short time later started their relationship. As Stern expressed in one of his meetings "Inside seven days after our relationship started, I realized I would wed her." which happened on the fourth of June 1978 at Temple Ohabei Shalom in Brookline, Massachusetts.

Over the span of the following decade and a large portion of, the couple blessed with three kids together, every one of the children is a daughter Emily Beth born in 1983, Debra Jennifer born in 1986, and Ashley Jade born in 1993. 

Be that as it may, after almost 22 years of common life and marriage, in October 1999 the couple separated ways. This entire 'adventure' was settled in 2001 when they 'agreeably separated'.


Toward the start of his vocation, David served at a few media stations. The celebrated columnist David Simon started his expert profession from the NPR as a Chicago agency boss in 1997. He worked at NPR for over three decades.

Other than his Journalism vocation, David is additionally a creator. Also, he has distributed a few books including, Windy City: A Novel of Politics. The tale is about his experience of receiving two little girls. Additionally, he likewise delivered his first book Home and Away: Memoir of a Fan in 2000.

In like manner, David received broad notice as a host of numerous Television shows such as PBS's Need to Know, BBC World News America, NBC's Weekend Today, etc.

Also, he facilitated the show PBS's Need to Know from the year 2011 to 2013. David Simon was named a Lincoln Laureate in the realm of Business, Communications, and Industry. He has won numerous renowned honors as a telecaster including Peabody Award and Emmy Award individually.