Notable as the longest-running host of the United Kingdom's Channel 4 News, Snow was the recipient of several Royal Television Society Awards.
He hosted an acclaimed investigative journalism program titled Sri Lanka's Killing Fields.
His long-term relationship with attorney Madeleine Colvin resulted in two children. In 2010, he married Zimbabwean scholar Precious Lunga.
He conducted an impromptu interview with fellow Journalist Alastair Campbell during a period when Campbell was involved in a significant scandal.