Who Is Suleika Jaouad? Explore Jon Batiste Wife Wiki, Married, Husband And Net Worth
Suleika Jaouad is a popular author who has written "Between Two Kingdoms" which is listed in New York Times Best Seller. She has also won Emmy Award for her "Life, Interrupted" which was also a part of the New York Times well blog.
Who is Suleika Jaouad? Explore Her Wiki, Age, Family, Early Life
The famous writer for New York Times was born on July 5, 1988, in New York, United State. Suleika Jaouad is 34 years old as of 2022. She is the daughter of a Tunisian father and a Swiss mother. She hadn't revealed her parents' names and siblings' details.
Suleika Jaouad holds American citizenship and her birth sign is cancer. She is a follower of the Christian religion. She had completed her schooling at a local school and did her graduation from Princeton University in 2010 in the major subjects Near eastern Studies and double minored in French and Gender Studies.
Jaouad stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.6 m). She weighs around 62 kg (137 lbs). She has black eyes and brown hair but she had loose her hair due to her illness.
Suleika Jaouad Health Problem
Suleika Jaouad was diagnosed with leukemia at the age of 22. Leukemia is the type of cancer of the body's blood-forming tissue, which includes bone marrow and the lymphatic system. She had delivered many popular books when she was in a hospital bed.
Jon Batiste And Suleika Jaouad For Bone Marrow Transplant (Image Source: Instagram)
The doctor told her she has less than a 35% of chance for long life. Now, her health is much better after three years of chemotherapy the resultant complete transplantation of her bone marrow.
Who is Jon Batiste's Wife, Suleika Jaouad?
Suleika Jaouad is married to musician Jon Batiste in Feb 2022. In 2022, April the couples revealed their secret married in a television interview. They have said they were married one day before Suleika had to go for a bone marrow transplant. On CBS Sunday Morning she told
We got married the day before I was admitted to the hospital to undergo my bone marrow transplant, We have known that we wanted to get married, I think, from the first week that we started dating. That’s when Jon first brought up the topic of marriage to me. So, we’ve had eight years,
The couple know each other for a decade, Jon Batiste has met her future wife at band camp when he was 13 years old. The couple have no child and were in a happy relationship after converting their eight years of dating to marriage.
Suleika Jaouad Career And Net Worth
Suleika Jaouad has started working on Oxfam, the African Union, and the Center for Constitutional Rights on a variety of human rights projects during her graduation from Prince Ton University. She had begun her New York Time column writing from Hospital and published her first book "Lide, Interrupted ".
In 2019, she had delivered her "What Almost Dying Taught Me About Life" Ted Talk show. During her journey in the hospital bed, she had also written "About Two Kingdoms" which is her most recent memoir which was published on Aug 18, 2020. She also developed skills as an outspoken advocate for those people battling cancer and other serious diseases.
She also appeared as a guest on many Tv shows, including "NPR's Talk of the Nation", "NBC's Weekend Today", "CBS News", "The Paris Review", "Los Angeles Times", and many more.
Jaouad had massive income from the book however her medical expenses are also high, she has an estimated Net Worth of $4 Million.