Kate Thornton: Dating History & Exes

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Kate Thornton is a 51-year-old British TV Show Host from Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK. She was born on Wednesday, February 7, 1973. Is Kate Thornton married or single, and who is she dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2024, Kate Thornton is possibly single.


Kate Thornton is an English journalist and television presenter, best known as the first presenter of The X Factor and for presenting daytime shows including Loose Women and This Morning (2009-2012). In 2010, she co-presented the first series of 71 Degrees North alongside Gethin Jones. After working as an assistant at the Sunday Mirror, she penned a pop music column for the Daily Mirror. Then, when she was still in her early twenties, she began editing the music magazine Smash Hits.

Real Name
Kate Louise Thornton
TV Show Host
Place of Birth
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Date of Birth
February 7, 1973 (age 51)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of Kate Thornton’s birth, "Crocodile Rock" by Elton John was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Richard Nixon (Republican) was the U.S. President.

Kate Thornton’s Boyfriend

Kate Thornton is single. She is not dating anyone currently. Kate had at least 1 relationship in the past. Kate Thornton has not been previously engaged. Her seven-year relationship with British disc jockey Darren Emerson resulted in a son named Ben. According to our records, she has 1 children.

Kate Thornton Boyfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, Kate keeps her personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Kate Thornton past relationships, ex-boyfriends and previous hookups.

Kate Thornton’s birth sign is Aquarius. Aquarians are extroverted, friendly, and great listeners and friendship is the key component of a romantic relationship with an Aquarian. The most compatible signs with Aquarius are generally considered to be Aries, Gemini, Libra, and Sagittarius. The least compatible signs with Aquarius are generally considered to be Taurus and Scorpio. Kate Thornton also has a ruling planet of Uranus.

Past Relationships

Kate Thornton has been in a relationship with Darren Emerson (2004). She has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Kate Thornton Biography

Kate Thornton was born on the 7th of February in 1973 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.
Kate’s life path number is 11.

Kate Thornton is famous for being a TV Show Host. Known best as the host of seasons one through three of the English reality talent competition The X Factor, this television personality also presented an ITV celebrity interview program called Loose Women. While working for ITV’s Straight Up, Thornton was put in charge of creating a Princess Diana segment on the day of the royal’s untimely death. She set the tribute to Elton John’s “Candle in the Wind,” which inspired John to record a second version of the song with lyrics specifically honoring the princess. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

Kate Thornton is turning 52 in

Kate was born in the 1970s. The 1970s were an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements.

The 51-year-old American was born in the Year of the Ox and is part of Generation X

According to Chinese Zodiac, Kate was born in the Year of the Ox. People born in the Year of the Ox are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Kate Thornton Facts

What is Kate Thornton marital status?


Is Kate Thornton gay?


Does she have any children?

Kate Thornton has 1 children.

Is Kate Thornton having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Kate Thornton ever been engaged?

Kate Thornton has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Kate Thornton?

Discover the net worth of Kate Thornton on CelebsMoney

Kate Thornton’s birth sign is Aquarius and she has a ruling planet of Uranus.


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