Ilia Calderon is a talented as well as beautiful Journalist who is currently working at Univision Television Network. The Columbian lady is a widely popular anchorwoman and hosts prominent all over the internet.

Previously, Ilia has hosted other news shows such as regional station Teleantioqui and then National Television and Telemundo. Today, we will be discussing her professional life accomplishment and personal life. But before that, let’s begin with some Quick Facts about Ilia Calderon.

Quick Facts
NameIlia Calderon
Birth15 May 1972
Age49 Years
HusbandEugene Jang
Net worth$500K
Salary$31,200 to $89,718
Height5 feet 9 inch

Early Age

Ilia Calderon was born on the 15th of May, 1972, and counting from her birth date, her age is 49 years as of May 2021. She was born in the beautiful place of El Choco, Colombia but later settled down in Miami in 2001 with her parents.

Moreover, Ilia shares a strong sibling bond with her two sisters, whose identity is unavailable. Similarly, Calderon is of American nationality, and she is Afro-Colombian by her ethnicity. She has been an intelligent, hardworking, and focused type of person since her childhood. As a result, she soon found out her dream career and path to achieve in the future.


Ilia Calderon is a kind of secretive person who barely talks about her early childhood life. However, she is an educated person who completed her primary education in Miami and studied at the University of Antioquia for graduation.

Career & Achievements

Ilia Calderon began her professional journey after she graduated from the University. She initially appeared in some of the news broadcasts for the Columbian regional public channel, Teleantiquia.

Similarly, she later joined and started working in national television, Noticiero CM& for over three consecutive years. After her farewell from the channel, Ilia then joined to work with an American Spanish Language channel, the Telemundo channel.

Furthermore, Ilia hosted a popular morning show called ‘Coda Dia Con Maria Antonieta.’ She used to feature in the show as a host, which people love to watch. In 2009, she took the position of Fernando del Ricon in Primer Impacto as he was fired from the host of the weekend edition.

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Finally, Ilia started working for the late evening news show, ‘Despedida Univision Edicion Noctura‘ as a co-anchor. She hosts the show partnering with her fellow anchor, Jorge Ramos.

Who is Ilia Calderon Married To?

Ilia Calderon is a happily married woman who tied her wedding knots with handsome hunk Eugene Jang. By his profession, Mr. Jang is a physical therapist, and he has maintained a great life working with it.

Consequently, Ilia and Eugene first met in Miami through a mutual friend. But the initial meet-up soon turned out dating, and dating changed to marriage. However, their exact marriage dates are not revealed.

Furthermore, Ilia and her husband welcomed their first child daughter in 2009 and named her Anna. Currently, the couple is spending a blissful married life alongside their child in Miami.


Ilia Calderon has shown up in an interview conducted by NBC News. In the interview, she pointed out the fears of racism and people’s skin conditions. Also, Ilia revealed her ethnicity and spoke about her experience when she became a victim when the Ku Klux Klan leader called her by N-Word.

The trauma and mental disturbance she faced became more heartbreaking when the leader called her a mongrel and threatened her saying, “he will burn her and throw her out of his property.”

The interview gave her the chance and confidence to speak about her racism pain. Also, because of this, Ilia gathered the spotlight of her fame, being the first-ever Afro-Latina to achieve such popularity.

Social Media

Ilia Calderon is all over available on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Starting from Facebook, she is available with ‘@Ilia Calderon’, having more than 109K followers. On Twitter, the lady is available with a profile name ‘@iliacalderon,’ having 393.2k followers.

Although Ilia has social media influence all over the internet, she mainly updates her status on Instagram daily. She is active with a profile name ‘@iliacalderon,’ having more than 433K followers.

How Much Ilia Calderon Earns?

Ilia Calderon has accumulated enough money independently from her successful career. Thus, as of October 2021, Calderon has an estimated Net Worth of $500 Thousand, which will undoubtedly increase in the future. Similarly, she earns a salary ranging from $31,200 to $89,718 annually.

Physical Appearance

The gorgeous Ilia stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.75m and weighs around 62 Kilograms. Calderon has not revealed her body measurements or sizes yet, but she looks slim and sexy by her appearance. Moreover, Ilia has dark brown colored eyes and dark brown colored hair.

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