Samantha Hegseth Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Apr, 2020
Facts of Samantha Hegseth
Date of Birth: 1980 , January-1
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Samantha Hegseth
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Host
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Brown
Married to Pete Hegseth (2010)
Children Gunner Hegseth, Boone Hegseth, Rex Hegseth
Divorce Pete Hegseth(2017)
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Samantha Hegseth is an American host who is currently working for the FOX News Channel as a co-host of the show, Fox & Friends. Apart from this, she is also known for being the second wife of former reserve military officer Pete Hegseth. They divorced in 2017.

Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Samantha Hegseth was born  as Samantha Sucop on 1980  New Year (i.e. January 1, 1980) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnical group.  

As of 2020, Samantha Hegseth is 40 years old. 

Regarding her educational qualification, a source reported that she has attained a degree in social works.  

Career: What Does She Do?

Samantha Hegseth previously worked as the spokeswoman for Vets for Freedom along with her ex-husband, Pete Hegseth.

The organization was founded in 2006 by a group of Afghan and Iraq war veterans originally by the name 527 groups. The main motto of the organization is to promote the recruitment of US Troops during the 2007 Iraq War.

Currently, she is working at the FOX News Channel where she can be seen as the co-host of show, Fox & Friends

Estimated Net Worth of $1 Million

The professional Fox News host, Samantha Hegseth, is estimated to have a net worth of around $1 million, as of 2020. She accumulates her net worth from her successful TV hosting career.  

She has made her million dollars net worth from her hosting career as well as from her divorce settlement with ex-husband Pete Hegseth, who has a $3 million fortune. His annual salary is $250 thousand.

She is a well known FOX News Channel host, from where she is reported to make an average of around $50 thousand per annum.  

Married Life and Divorce With Pete Hegseth

Aged 40 years old, Samantha Hegseth is currently single. She was previously married to her ex-husband Pete Hegseth. Her ex-husband contributed as an army veteran and also worked as an American Fox News Channel contributor.

CAPTION: Samantha Hegseth and Pete day picture SOURCE: Pinterest

The former couple met each other through a mutual friend and after a few meetings, they staring dating. When Samantha was seeing Pete, he was divorced with his first wife, Meredith Schwartz. After a few years of relationship, the couple exchanged their marital vows at St John’s Episcopal Church in 2010

After seven years of their blissful married life, they divorced. Samantha filed for divorce in September 2017 after she found out her husband was having an extramarital affair with the Fox producer Jennifer Cunningham Rauchet.

After their divorce, Pete has been in an open relationship with Jennifer while Samantha is living a single life and taking care of her children. 

Mother of Three Children

Together, the couple has welcomed three children. Their first child son, Gunner Hegseth, was born before their marriage in June 2010. After two years of their first-born, they were blessed with a baby daughter Boone Hegseth, born in August 2012. And just before the one month of divorce, they had a third child son, Rex Hegseth in 2016.