Virginia Vallejo Biography- Age, Net Worth, Family and Height 

Virginia Vallejo Biography- Age, Net Worth, Family and Height 

Find out about the life of Virginia Vallejo, one of the best Colombian authors, journalist and political analyst. Dig into her personal life and career.

Virginia Vallejo Biography

Virginia Vallejo Garcia is a renowned Colombian author, journalist and political analyst, celebrated for her fearless pursuit of truth and her commitment to shedding light on the complexities of Colombian politics and society. 

Virginia Vallejo Age, Birthday and Zodiac Sign 

Born on the 26th of August, 1949 in Cartago, Colombia under the astrological sign, Leo, the award-winning journalist is 74 years old as of 2023.

Virginia Vallejo Height and Weight 

The famous journalist stands at a height of 5 feet and 3 inches. Her current weight is 130 lbs.

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Virginia Vallejo Educational Background 

The phenomenal journalist studied at the Anglo-Colombian School and later worked as an English teacher in the Centro Colombo Americano in Bogotà in 1967, and 1968. In 1969, she taught at the presidency of Banco del Comercio. 

She is also an alumna of Internationales Institut für Journalismus in Berlin where she studied Economic journalism.

Virginia Vallejo Career 

Throughout her illustrious career, Vallejo has penned numerous best-selling books, including “Amando a Pablo, Odiando a Escobar”(Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar), a memoir that offers a rare glimpse into the life of Pablo Escobar, the notorious drug lord. This renowned book has been translated into multiple languages and has cemented Vallejo’s status as an accomplished storyteller.

As a journalist, Virginia has worked for many prominent publications, including El Tiempo and Semana, where she tackled topics such as corruption, political intrigue and social justice. Her incisive reporting and analysis has earned her many awards and recognition from her peers.

Is Virginia Vallejo married?

She was first married to Fernando Borrero from 1969 to 1971. She later married Argentina-born director and producer David Stivel who is known for Teatro Trece and Alta Comedia. They were married from 1978 to 1983.

She has since been in affairs with high-profile individuals like Julio Mario Santo Domingo, Carlos Haime, Anîbal Turbay, among many others. She is said to have been involved in a romantic relationship with Pablo Escobar, the notorious drug lord for five years.

How many children does Virginia Vallejo have?

Vallejo does not have any children. Her marriage to Fernando Borrero Caicedo and David Stivel never produced any children. Her flings with other influential people like Hon. David Patrick Metcalfe, Pablo Escobar and others didn’t produce children either.

Virginia Vallejo Net Worth 

Virginia is estimated to be worth over $5 million dollars. She accumulated this sum from her memoir, “Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar” which has been a best seller and has been translated into multiple languages. She also makes money from her journalism and TV/radio hosting gigs.

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