Danjack Rather : Facts About Dan Rather's Son

Danjack Rather is the first son of the very well-known former American journalist and former
national evening news anchor, Dan Rather. Not only is Danjack famous for being the son of a
renowned ex- journalist, he has also made a name for himself being Attorney at law. He is an
American assistant district attorney in the District Attorney’s office in Manhattan, New York.

Danjack Rather Age, Birthplace, Nationality, Wikipedia

Danjack Rather, Dan Rather son born in the United States of America, is a full citizen of America. Unfortunately, the
exact date of birth, place of birth and other personal information on the childhood of Danjack is not
available to the public. This has made it difficult to tell is age or childhood life.
Danjack stands at an average height and appears to be moderate in weight. He is a Christian and his
sexual orientation is: straight.

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Danjack Rather Education

Danjack attended the Columbia College, graduated and continued his education at the Georgetown
University Law Center.

Danjack Rather Family

Danjack was born to the beautiful couple Dan Rather and Jean Goebel who seem to still be happily
married. They have been married for sixty five years since 1957. His dad, Daniel Irvin Rather Jr. was born on October 31st , 1931 and is currently 91 years old. He was an American journalist and also was a national evening news anchor. Dan Jr. (his father) started his career in Texas.

He became very famous after reporting on the ninth most intense hurricane to make landfall in the U.S.A Hurricane Carla. His reporting saved thousands of lives. The hurricane which happened in Texas began from 3rd September 1961 on the Caribbean Sea to the Labrador Sea, Canada on 17th September, 1961. He impulsively created the first radar weather report by overlaying a transparent map over a radar image of Hurricane Carla.

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Dan Rather is also known to have famously reported on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and President Richard Nixon’s last speech before leaving the Oval Office which changed the face of broadcast news. He was a CBS News anchor for decades before leaving in 2005. 

Aside from Dan being an award-winning American journalist, he is also an author who received a Golden Plate Award from the American Academy of Achievement. Dan Rather received the Lifetime Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association in 1997 for his great work and service. Here are but a few books authored by Dan Rather. They include: “What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism”, “The American Dream: Stories from the Heart of Our Nation”, “Profiles in Journalism”, and many more.

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Dan Rather and his daughter Robin Rather

Danjack is the first of 2 children. He has a sister named Robin Rather. Robin is an environmentalist and community activist in Austin, Texas. Robin is active on Twitter with the handle @Ratherocity and she has a little below 600 followers. “I have two grandchildren … they are still young. My oldest grandson Martin is now 20 years old. He is a senior at Rice University in Houston. My youngest grandson Andrew, whom we call Andy, is 16 and is a junior in high school in Austin,” he said. “I don’t have great-grandchildren yet. I’m hoping to live long enough to see my great-grandchildren….” Dan Jr. stated in an interview. Andrew is the son of Robin whereas Martin is the son of Danjack.

Danjack Rather Career

His father Dan Jr. seems to be very proud of his kids and seems to have a lot of good things to say about them. Danjack Rather has worked as an assistant district attorney in Manhattan for over 30 years. “He’s a world-class human,” Dan (his father) boasted of his son. Danjack’s son Martin is reported to be running a political campaign for a state legislature candidate. 

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The daughter Robin on the other hand “is in business for herself” in the sustainability field. Dan Jr. boasted proudly that Robin is “an environmental activist.” Robin established a Texas-based organization, ‘Collective Strength’, and works as a “research and messaging strategist for visionary clients” as stated on her Twitter page. According to Dan Jr., Robin’s son Andy took a gap year from college to do public service work in Nepal.

Is Danjack Rather Married?

Danjack has not made it public as to whether he is married or single. He is however known to have a son named Martin who should be around 23 years old now. He attended Rice University and is running a political campaign for a state legislature candidate.

Danjack Rather Net Worth

Danjack has not revealed his net worth. He is a private person and does not want to display his wealth publicly. However, his father, Dan Jr.’s net worth is estimated to be about $70 million dollars as of 2020.

Where does Danjack Rather live?

Danjack is a resident of the USA. His residential address however is not available to the public and rightfully so.

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