Samantha Hegseth Biography and Wiki
Samantha Hegseth is an American journalist who currently co-hosts Fox & Friends on Fox News Channel. She is also well-known as the ex-wife of Fox News Channel contributor and former Army National Guard Officer Pete Hegseth.
Samantha Hegseth Age and Birthday
Samantha is 51 years old as of 2021. She was born Samantha Deering on January 1, 1970, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the United States. Her birth sign is Capricorn.
Samantha Hegseth Height and Weight
Samantha appears to be quite tall according to his photos. She stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68m) and has a moderate weight of 121 lbs (55kgs). Unfortunately, Details about his full body measurements are currently under review.
Samantha Hegseth Family
Samantha was born and raised in the United States of America by her parents. Unfortunately, details about the actual identities of her parents and siblings are not available at the moment.
Nonetheless, this section is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Samantha Hegseth Husband
Samantha met Pete Hegseth while they were both working. The couple began dating and married in June 2010 at St John’s Episcopal Church in Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A. Gunner Hegseth, their firstborn child, was born before their wedding. Samantha and Pete had a three-year marriage before Pete began an affair with Jennifer Cunningham Ratchet, a Fox Channel executive.
Samantha Hegseth Children
Samantha has three children from her marriage to Pete Hegseth. Even before her marriage, she had her first child, a son named Gunner Hegseth. In August of 2012, she gave birth to her second child, Boone. Similarly, Rex Brian Hegseth, the youngest child, was reportedly born in 2016. According to reports, all of her children attended Liberty Classical Academy in Minnesota.
Samantha Hegseth Divorce
Samantha and Pete had an ugly divorce after seven years of marriage. According to reports, they divorced due to Pete’s extramarital relationship with his colleague. Pete was reportedly involved in a romantic relationship with a Fox producer named Jennifer Cunningham Rauchet while the couple was still married. Samantha then filed for divorce from Pete.
The divorce proceedings began in September 2017, and the ex-couple divorced later that year. Samantha has shied away from the spotlight since her divorce from Pete. It has been years since she has interacted with the media. It appears that she is no longer interested in being the center of attention. Though she has turned into something of a recluse at the moment, we hope she enjoys her life away from the spotlight.
Samantha Hegseth Ex-Husband Accusation
Samantha’s ex-husband has been involved in a number of controversies throughout his career. During a live broadcast of “Fox & Friends” in 2015, Pete threw a double-bit lumberjack axe that missed a wooden target and struck a West Point Hellcats drummer across the elbow, narrowly avoiding being struck by the axe’s sharp end but still receiving cuts. This was a violation of the band’s and Fox’s coordination, as there was an agreement not to throw any axes while the band was performing.
Pete was also the former chief executive officer of Concerned Veterans for America, which was funded by the billionaire Koch brothers. During that time, he hired his brother Philip and paid him $108,000 over the course of a year. He also spent more of the group’s resources on Christmas parties for family and friends than the group did on candidates. He has also chastised “The New York Times” for failing to cover the capture of five ISIS leaders, despite the fact that the story was first reported by that publication.
Samantha Hegseth Net Worth
Samantha has an estimated net worth of $2 million.