Donna Hanover Bio, Career, Education,Age, Family and Net Worth

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Who is Donna Hanover?

Donna Hanover ( Donna Ann Kofnovec) is an American Journalist, TV host, television producer, and actress at the same time. She appears on WOR radio in New York City and also n the Food Network. Donna was also the first lady for New York City from 1994 to 2001, at that time she was the wife ot Rudy Giuliani.


Donna began her career in 1973, working in series of television journalism positions around the country. She was assigned at WKTV in Utica, New York where she was also a faculty member at Utica College. After that, she went straight to WTVN in Columbus, Ohio, in 1997 she was working in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at KDKA-TV, where she was hosting and the same time producing the Evening Show.

In 1980 she relocated to Miami, Florida, where she was as a news anchor at Miami WSVN. She then moved to Washington D.C after she got married to Giuliani. At Washington DC she was working as a lead anchor for its 10 p.m newcast at WPIX Channel 11 in television in New York. Furthermore, she has also appeared on the syndicated Wall Street Journal Report. However, she later left her anchoring role to go on maternity leave. In 1990 she left WPIX officially and begun working for New York’s WNYW Channel 5 in 1992 as a freelancer until 1993.

A photo of Donna Hanover
A photo of Donna Hanover

Working as a First lady for the New york

After she left journalism, she began campaigning for her husband in 1993, where she was appearing on his ads as a devoted wife and mother. Her husband won the election and in 1994 she the first lady of New York City. As the First lady, she helped in promoting various health and educational causes around the city’s civic life. In addition, Donna also had a role as a reporter for a local Channel WNYW Channel 5’s morning Good Day New York show. At the same time, she was also a co-anchor of the Food Network’s Food New and Views program. Furthermore, she was working as a disk jockey from time to time at New York’s WYNY.

Later Donna joined acting after she got a famous role as a real-life presidential sister Ruth Carter Stapleton in the 1996 film, The People Vs Larry Flynt. After that, she appeared in the television series Law & Order in a recurring role as Judge Deborah Bourke. She also appeared in other series such as Family Law, The Practice, Sex and the City and Ally Mc Beal, and many other movies.

In 2006 she joined WOR as a full-time host, she worked with Ed Walsh and in August she worked with Joe Bartlett. The duo won an award for the best broadcasting team. However, in 2008 the duo was replaced by John R. Gambling, but she remained at the station as a substitute host.

Donna Hanover’s Age

she was born on 15th, 1950, her current age is 71 years.

Donna Hanover’s Family


She was born in Oakland, California to Robert G. Kofnovec, Gwendolyn Dolores Kofnovec. Her father was US Navy and retired as a Lieutenant Commander

Donna Hanover’s Education

She attended the Fremont High School in Sunnyvale, California. after that she joined Stanford University where he graduated in1972 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political science. She later attended the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, where she graduated with a master’s degree in journalism.

Donna Hanover Spouse

currently, she is married to Edwin Oster, the two lovebirds got married in 2003 the two had dated before in high school and in college but they never talked to each other for while.


In 1972 she got married to her first husband Stanley Hanover the two had met in 1968 but they divorced in October 1980. After divorcing she met Giuliani and later moved in together in 1982 , after Giuliana’s marriage was annulled they moved to Washington DC where they got married on April 15, 1984,  however, things between them didn’t work out and she5 filed for divorce in October 2000.

Donna Hanover’s Kids

Together with her second husband, she has two children Andrew Harold Giuliani born in 1986, and Caroline Rose born in 1989.

Donna Hanover’ height

She stands at 1.73m tall and weighs 65kg

Donna Hanover’s Net Worth.

Her net worth is estimated to be around $2million