Natalie Morales

Active - 1952 - 2015  |   Born - Jun 6, 1972 in Taiwan  |  

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  • Her father was in the U.S. Navy, and she grew up on military bases in Spain, Brazil and Panama.
  • Considered a career in finance before pursuing journalism.
  • Worked for Court TV, where she was encouraged to become an on-air personality.
  • Signed on as a reporter for News 12 Bronx which led to a stint as a co-anchor at a local NBC affiliate in Connecticut.
  • Became more widely known after anchoring the news and serving as a correspondent with MSNBC.
  • Joined NBC's The Today Show as a national correspondent in 2006, eventually becoming a co-host when the program expanded its morning hours.
  • Is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.