Ann Fleischer: What happened to Henry Kissinger’s ex-wife?

Ann Fleischer
Henry Kissinger and Nancy Maginnes.

Who is Ann Fleischer?

Ann Fleischer is the ex-wife of Henry Kissinger. Ann Fleischer’s ex-husband Kissinger is a German-born American politician, diplomat, and geopolitical consultant. He offered his services as United States Secretary of State and National Security Advisor under the presidential administrations of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford.

Ann Fleischer: Bio Summary

Full NameAnn Fleischer
famous asEx-wife of Henry Kissinger
Place of BirthGermany
Children Elizabeth Kissinger, David Kissinger
spouse Henry Kissinger (m. 1949–1964)

How old is Kissinger’s ex-wife?

Henry Kissinger was born on May 27, 1923, he is 98 years old as of 2022. There isn’t much information available regarding the age and date of birth Fleischer. However, many fans believe she is also in her 90s.

Ann Fleischer gained much of her fame from her marriage to Kissinger. According to sources, The two had dated in high school and remained in touch with her while he was in the Army. Kissinger married Ann Fleischer who also had come to this country from Germany on February 6, 1949. The couple married in a beautiful ceremony in the presence of their friends, family, and loved ones while Kissinger was studying at Harvard College. They had two children, Elizabeth and David.

Their marriage did not last forever, the couple called their marriage a quit in 1964. The reason behind their divorce was not made public. There were married for 15 years before calling it a quit. On March 30, 1974, Kissinger moved on and got married to Nancy Maginnes.

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However, Ann Fleischer also became the bride of Dr. Saul G. Cohen, a scientist, and professor of chemistry at Brandeis University. The only guests were the couple’s four children from previous marriages. They got married on June 1. Dr. Saul G Cohen died on  April 24, 2010, due to heart failure. Cohen was 93.

Her Son Served as an executive with NBC Universal Television Studio

Fleischer’s son David Kissinger served as an executive with NBC Universal Television Studio before becoming head of Conaco, Conan O’Brien’s production company, in 2005. Aside from that, David Kissinger is known for Eagleheart (2011), Andy Barker, P.I. (2007), and Final Space (2018).

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Her ex-husband Changed his name when he came to America

Fleischer’s ex-husband, Kissinger was born on May 27, 1923, to Louis and Paula (Stern) Kissinger, Jews living in Nazi Germany. The family fled the country in 1938 amid state-sanctioned anti-Semitism, just before the burning of Jewish synagogues, homes, schools, and businesses in a deadly event that became known as Kristallnacht.

The Kissingers, now refugees, settled in New York. Heinz Kissinger, a teenager at the time, worked in a factory making shaving brushes to support his poor family while also attending George Washington High School at night. He changed his name to Henry and became a U.S. citizen five years later, in 1943.

ALSO, READ; David Kissinger and Elizabeth Kissinger: Who are Henry Kissinger’s children?

Is Ann Fleischer still alive?

Is Henry Kissinger’s ex-wife still alive? It is unclear whether Fleischer is alive as of 2022, they have been no news about her passing. She has also not made any headlines in recent times. Fleischer went out of the limelight after her divorce from her ex-husband Kissinger, it is unclear whether she is still alive.

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