Pete Hegseth Biography and Wiki
Pete Hegseth is an American television host, author, and army veteran who works as a co-host of FOX News Channel (FNC). He frequently appears on FOX & Friends Weekend (weekends 6-10 AM/ET). He has also co-hosted FNC’s All-American New Year special along with FBN’s Lisa Kennedy Montgomery.
Pete Hegseth Age and Birthday
Paul was born on June 6, 1980, in Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States. He is 42 years old as of 2023. His birth sign is Gemini. Hegseth turns 43 years old on June 6, 2023.
Pete Hegseth Height
Hegseth stands at an average height of 6 feet (1.83 m) tall.
Pete Hegseth Education
Hegseth graduated with a bachelor’s degree in politics from Princeton University. Later, he enrolled in Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government where he graduated. From here, he received a master’s degree in public policy.
Pete Hegseth Family, Parents, and Siblings
Pete’s parents are Brian Hegseth (father) and Penelope Hegseth (mother). He grew up along with his two younger siblings. It is known that one of his siblings, Philip, graduated from the University in May 2015.
Pete Hegseth Wife, Is He Married?
In regards to his marital entanglements, the famed correspondent is married to his loving wife, Jennifer Rauchet. She is the executive producer of the Fox channel since 2006. They became espoused in a lovely wedding that was attended by his family and close friends in 2019.
Previously, Pete was married to Samantha in 2010 but divorced in 2017. He was also married to his first ex-wife, Meredith Schwarz, in 2014. However, they divorced and separated in 2009 due to irreconcilable differences.
Pete Hegseth Children
Hegseth and his second wife Samantha were blessed with two sons named Gunner Hegseth and Rex Brian Hegseth.
Pete Hegseth Salary
According to Fox estimates, Pete receives an average ranging from $31,300 to $92,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Pete Hegseth Net Worth
Hegseth has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 Million to $5 Million as of 2023. This amount is from his career as a journalist among other investments.
Pete Hegseth FOX News Channel
Pete is currently working as a co-host of FOX News Channel (FNC). He frequently appears on FOX & Friends Weekend (weekends 6-10 AM/ET). Initially, he joined the station as a contributor in 2014. Most recently, he presented an exclusive interview with President Donald Trump.
Here, Hegseth provides analysis and commentary across the network’s daytime and primetime programming. Lately, he co-hosted FNC’s All-American New Year special along with FBN’s Lisa Kennedy Montgomery.
Pete Hegseth Army
Pete is a former CEO of Concerned Veterans for America. Before this, he served in Guantanamo Bay, Afghanistan, and Iraq. During this time, he was an infantry Captain in the Army National Guard.
Citing this, Hegseth holds received Bronze Stars and a Combat Infantryman Badge. On the other hand, he is a former executive director of political advocacy groups Vets For Freedom and Concerned Veterans for America.