Nicky Campbell is a Scottish radio and television broadcaster and journalist who has hosted the BBC Radio 5 Live breakfast show since 2003, The Big Questions on BBC One from 2007 to 2021, and Long Lost Family on ITV since 2011. From 1988 to 1996, he hosted the game show “Wheel of 20009”, and from 1996. In 2004, he published a book entitled ‘Blue Eyed Son’ about his experiences his own generation.
|Celebrated Name||Nicky Campbell|
|Date of birth||April 10, 1961|
|Country of Birth||Scotland|
|University||University of Aberdeen|
|Award||Sony Awards and more|
|Wife||Christina “Tina” Ritchie (Ex), Linda Larnach (Ex)|
|Net worth||$10 Million|
|Salary||Millions of Dollars|
|Source of Wealth||Entertainment industry|
Nicky Campbell Age, Biography
Nicky Campbell was born on April 10, 1961, in Edinburgh, Scotland. His nationality is Scottish, and he is of mixed ethnicity. He was adopted. His adoptive mother worked as a psychiatric social worker, and his adoptive father worked as a map printer. He went to the exclusive school Edinburgh Academy. Nicky revealed in July 2022 that she watched and experienced a sexual and brutal physical attack there, which had a “significant impact on [his] life.” He obtained a 2:1 degree in history from the University of Aberdeen.
Nicky Campbell decided to track down her Irish birth father in 2002. Her birth mother was a Dublin Protestant, but her birth father was a Northern Irish Catholic thirteen years her junior. He also learned that his grandfather was a member of the IRA from 1919 to 1921 and that his biological father was a member of the IRA in the 1950s and still had Irish Republican sentiments. Blue Eyed Child [Story of an Adoption], his narrative of adoption and tracing of both his biological parents and his extended family in Ireland, was published in 2004. Stella, his biological mother, died in 2007; Campbell spoke at his funeral in Dublin.
He announced on social media on December 12, 2019, that his mother, Sheila, had passed away at the age of 96. In 2007, she appeared on Who Do You Think You Are with her son.
Nicky Campbell Height & Weight
Nicky Campbell is a tall man, with a height of 1.92 meters. Her body type is thin, but her weight and other measurements are yet to be revealed. Her hair is dark brown, and her eyes are brown.
Nicky Campbell Net Worth
Nicky’s net worth is predicted to be $10 million as of July 2023. His main source of wealth is his television work. His annual compensation is in the millions of dollars. He now lives a lavish lifestyle.
Wife of Nicky Campbell
Nicky Campbell has a wife. First, he married his estranged wife, Linda Larnach, who was eight years his senior and had two sons. He met her while working at a Scottish radio station. They eventually moved to North London, where she nursed him through health scares and ME, and encouraged his stepson’s football ambitions, organizing auctions to raise funds for their local amateur team.
After that, he married his second wife, journalist Christina “Tina” Ritchie, former head of Virgin Radio News, in Kensington in December 1997. They also have four daughters, of whom they are very proud. Nicky and Christina are now living a happy, uninterrupted life.