Who is Shirley Henry, Ed Henry’s wife? EXPLORE Her Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Children, and Background

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Shirley Hung Henry, the wife of Ed Henry, is NPR’s deputy Washington editor. On 1 July 2020, Fox News fired her husband following a sexual misconduct claim made against him by an employee.

One of the employees filed a complaint against Ed Henry on June 25. Later, Fox News suspended him from his on-air duties and an outside law firm investigated the allegation.

While Ed Henry denies all the accusations, his wife Shirley Henry has not made any comments. Until then, let’s take our time to know more about Ed Henry’s wife Shirley Henry. 

Discover ‘who is Shirley Henry?’ ‘how old is she?’ and ‘does she share any children with Ed Henry?’ Scroll down to find out her age, height, nationality, her relationship with her husband, and children through her wiki-bio. 

Shirley Henry Quick Facts

Full Name  Shirley Henry
Birth Date 1974
Birthplace N/A
Age 46 years old
Height N/A
Nationality N/A
Profession/Job NPR’s deputy Washington editor
Married/Husband Ed Henry

Full Name/Birth Name

Shirley Henry



How old is Ed Henry’s wife Shirley Henry?

At present, Ed Henry’s wife Shirley Henry age is 46 years old as she was born in the year 1974. The exact date of her birthday will be revealed soon. 

How tall is Shirley Henry?

Ed Henry’s wife Shirley Henry stands at a tall height which might be over five feet tall. 

Social Media

Till the date, it seems that Shirley Hung Henry is not active on any social media platform including Instagram and Twitter. 

Shirley Henry and Ed Henry

NPR’s deputy Washington editor Shirley Henry met her now-husband, Ed Henry while working at CNN.

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Former Fox News Channel host Ed Henry (left) with his wife Shirley Hung Henry (right)

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In June 2010, the couple got married at the Wynn Las Vegas Resort. As per a CNN story, the wedding featured an Elvis impersonator. At that time, Shirley was a senior producer and her husband was CNN’s senior White House correspondent. 


Shirley Henry’s husband Ed Henry shares two children from a previous marriage.


In May 2016, Shirley’s husband Ed Henry was having an affair with Natalia Lima for around 10-month, according to the issue of In Touch Weekly.

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Shirley Hung Henry’s husband Ed Henry (left) and Natalie Lima (right)

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Natalia claims that she met Ed Henry five years ago on Twitter. She also said that their affair started at the Wynn Las Vegas in spring 2015. While speaking to In Touch, Natalia said, 

Whenever he was in town, we would pretty much just have sex. He has a really high sex drive,

He never really talked about his wife – he mentioned her a couple times – but I never really asked about her, either.

Who is Shirley Henry, Ed Henry’s wife? Wiki, Bio

NPR’s deputy Washington editor Shirley Henry garnered attention as the wife of former Fox News Channel’s host, Ed Henry. 

Educational Background 

Shirley’s Linkedin profile says that she studied journalism and international relations at Boston University. In 1998, she graduated with a master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University. 

Career Background

In February 2005, Ed Henry’s wife Shirley began working at CNN. At first, she worked for the America Bureau as an executive producer covering Homeland Security. 

Later, Shirley worked as a coverage manager as well as a supervising producer in Washington, D.C.

Shirley Henry left CNN for National Public Radio in September 2014, according to her profile on the NPR website. In 2015, she was promoted to the Deputy Washington Editor from senior editor.

She has a crucial role in reporting the 2016 presidential election by NPR and has helped to create the NPR Politics Podcast.

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