Peter Leonard (journalist) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth and Family

Age, Biography and Wiki

Peter Leonard (journalist) (Peter Antony Leonard) was born on 21 February, 1942 in Yass, New South Wales, is a journalist. Discover Peter Leonard (journalist)’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 66 years old?

Popular As Peter Antony Leonard
Occupation N/A
Age 66 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 21 February 1942
Birthday 21 February
Birthplace Yass, New South Wales
Date of death (2008-09-23) Mawson, Australian Capital Territory
Died Place N/A
Nationality Australia

We recommend you to check the complete list of Famous People born on 21 February.
He is a member of famous journalist with the age 66 years old group.

Peter Leonard (journalist) Height, Weight & Measurements

At 66 years old, Peter Leonard (journalist) height not available right now. We will update Peter Leonard (journalist)’s Height, weight, Body Measurements, Eye Color, Hair Color, Shoe & Dress size soon as possible.

Physical Status
Height Not Available
Weight Not Available
Body Measurements Not Available
Eye Color Not Available
Hair Color Not Available

Who Is Peter Leonard (journalist)’s Wife?

His wife is Gwen Leonard

Parents Not Available
Wife Gwen Leonard
Sibling Not Available
Children 3

Peter Leonard (journalist) Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Peter Leonard (journalist) worth at the age of 66 years old? Peter Leonard (journalist)’s income source is mostly from being a successful journalist. He is from Australia. We have estimated
Peter Leonard (journalist)’s net worth
, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million – $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
Net Worth in 2022 Pending
Salary in 2022 Under Review
House Not Available
Cars Not Available
Source of Income journalist

Peter Leonard (journalist) Social Network



2009 – Lisa Mosley 2010 – Philip Prior 2011 – Gabrielle Adams 2012 – Ashley Leal 2013 – Katarina Slavich 2014 – Alkira Reinfrank 2015 – Alison Hattley 2016 – Naomi Avery 2018 – Lewis Haskew 2019 – Laura Gale 2021 – Brooke Roff

2009 – Andrew Day, Kevin Room and Rahima Saikal 2010 – Ewan Gilbert and Lucy Zelic 2011 – Grace Keyworth and Alana Shegog 2012 – Dion Pretorius and Olivia Neethyrajah 2013 – Charlene Broad

Leonard was diagnosed with mesothelioma in January 2008 and died on 23 September 2008, aged 66. He was survived by his wife Gwen, children Matthew, Natasha and Nathan and grandchildren, Rachel, Phoebe, Sarah, Madeline, Nicholas and Thomas.

The funeral service for Peter Leonard was held on 29 September 2008, at All Saints Church of England, Ainslie. Family, friends and colleagues were among those in attendance.

It was announced (at the funeral service) in September 2008 that a journalism scholarship funded by the ACT Government and WIN-TV would be named in his honour.

Leonard had a number of jobs over his 45-year career history, commencing it at Canberra radio station 2CA in 1962, initially as a cadet copywriter and later as an announcer and newsreader. He moved to ABC Canberra in 1982 as a radio newsreader and later television newsreader and weather presenter. However, in his most recognisable role, Leonard presented WIN News in Canberra from 1991 until 20 July 2007.

In December 2007 he won the Chief Minister-Public Relations Institute of Australia (ACT Division) Award for Community Media. He was the first individual to receive the award.

He was an active participant in several charitable organisations. From 1989 to 1998 he was on the board of the ACT Cancer Council and also served on the board of the ACT Multiple Sclerosis Society. He became Honorary Ambassador for Canberra and the Canberra Citizen of the Year for 1991 in recognition of his community service and charity work.

From 1970 to 1988 he was also the media director for the National Capital Development Commission. From 1993 to 2003 he was head of national communications for the Pharmacy Guild.

He was born in Yass, New South Wales, the son of a Greek immigrant father who died when Peter was 17. He was educated at Yass Primary School then at Canberra Grammar School as a boarder. The family moved to Canberra in 1956.

Peter Antony Leonard (21 February 1942 – 23 September 2008) was an Australian journalist and newsreader.

Leave a Comment