What Is Wrong With Katie Couric? Illness Cancer & Husband -Everything To Know


Katie Couric seems to have great trouble with cancer, she does not have the disease herself but has lost two near and dear people to cancer in her life. Follow the article till the end to learn more. 

Katie Couric is a journalist, producer, and novelist from the United States. Katie Couric Media, a multimedia news and production firm, is her creation. Wake Up Call, her daily newsletter, is also published by her.

In addition to her roles in television news, Couric hosted Katie, a syndicated daytime talk show produced by Disney–ABC Domestic Television from September 10, 2012, to June 9, 2014.

Let us learn more about Katie Couric and take a closer look at what happened to her and her illness cancer.

What Is Wrong With Katie Couric? Illness Cancer -In Details

People suspect something is wrong with journalist Katie Couric and she might be suffering from cancer.

However, that is not true. Although, Katie is not suffering from cancer and does not have any related illness she has faced some great trouble with cancer in the past, which might be greater than some of the survivors have faced during their treatment.

Katie has lost two of her nearest and dearest people to the disease called cancer. Katie lost her first husband Jay Monahan to colon cancer back in the year 1998.

She again lost her sister Emily Couric to pancreatic cancer three years later on October 18, 2001. Losing two loved ones within three years to the same disease might have had a devastating effect on the journalist.

Katie has been working to raise awareness and donation for cancer patients and research, she has been a cancer advocate for several years as of now. She does not want cancer to do wrong to other people as it has done to herself.

Who Is Katie Couric Husband?

Katie Couric is married to her second husband John Molner as of now.

The couple tied their knot on June 21, 2014, after getting engaged in September 2013. They had been in a relationship for two years before Molner sealed the deal with a ring.

John is described by his wife as a “finance guy” according to The Sun. He went to Trinity College and afterward graduated from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business with a Master’s in Business Administration.

John retired from banking in 2014, but he currently works as a Senior Adviser at BHH Capital Partners.

Katie and her husband John do not have children yet.

Katie was previously married to her first husband John Paul “Jay” Monahan III, but he died in 1998 due to colon cancer.

Is Katie Couric Dead Or Still Alive?

Katie Couric is not dead and very much alive and in good health as of now.

There is no news regarding the journalist’s death floating on the internet, in fact, rumors are also scarce as of now.

At the age of 64 years old, Katie is still going strong. She will turn 65 years old on January 7 as she celebrates her birthday on that day.

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