Bio & Career of Pete’s Second Samantha Hegseth, Is She Married Now?
Facts of Samantha Hegseth
|Full Name:||Samantha Hegseth|
|Birth Date:||January 1, 1980|
|Married||Pete Hegseth (2010)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Birth Place||Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Kids||Gunner Hegseth, Boone Hegseth, Rex Hegseth|
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Samantha Hegseth is a ‘Fox & Friend’ co-host, who currently works as a contributor for FOX News Channel. Rather than her profession, Samantha is well known as the second wife of Pete Hegseth who is a former reserve military officer and former executive director of the political advocacy groups Vets.
The US Army Veteran, Pete who had served in Iraq, Cuba, and Afghanistan as well.
Early Life of Samantha Hegseth
Samantha Hegseth was born in the city of Minneapolis in Minnesota on January 1, 1980. As of 2019, her age is 39 years old with her birth sign, Capricorn. Samantha Hegseth holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnical background. Samantha Hegestha has an attractive body figure. She has a dark brown eye color and black hair color.
Samantha Hegseth’s Divorce from Pete Hegseth
Talking about her personal life, Samantha Hegseth was a married woman. Previously, she was married to Pete Hegseth. Samantha and Pete met through a mutual friend. They fell in love with each other in their first meeting. Samantha met Pete after the divorce of Pete with his first wife, Meredith Schwarz. In 2004, Pete married Meredith. They stayed together for five years and divorced in 2009.
While the love bird was dating, they gave birth to their first child as a son, Gunner Hegseth in 2010. Afterward, the couple decided to marry. Therefore, in June 2010, the duo wedded. Their marriage took place at St John’s Episcopal Church in Richmond, VA, United States.
Likewise, the married couple welcomed other two beautiful children after marriage. They named their second child Boone Hegseth and the youngest child Rex Hegseth was born in 2016.
They are studying at the Liberty Classical Academy in Maplewood, Minnesota. In 2012, Pete said his wife and children:
“I couldn’t love them more. It makes getting up every day an easy thing to do”.
Peat also twitted:
— Pete Hegseth (@PeteHegseth) May 7, 2014
They stayed together after married for seven years. However, the marriage ended up in divorce and the divorce was finalized in 2017. It was reported that Pete cheated on his wife. So, in September 2017, Samantha filed for divorce against Pete. At that time, Pete had an affair with a Fox producer, Jennifer Cunningham Ratchet, and also has a daughter from their relationship.
In addition, Pete even talks about traditional family values. In 2016, in the same book ‘In the Arena’ Pete wrote:
“The focus on family policy should instead be on strengthening families and creating good citizens by preventing divorce of parents with children, encouraging large productive families …,”
Pete Hegseth’s Hammer Incident
Pete Hegseth had thrown an ax during a live broadcast. But instead of hitting the bull’s mark, the ax flew above and nearly hit one of the drummers.
One of the drummers, Jim Prosperie said:
“My leadership told me they were told there would be no axe throwing. I think the anchor person went rogue and decided to throw it.”
Also, he posted on Facebook:
“Poor decision, obvious negligence, should not have happened, could have been avoided.”
Samantha and her Husband’s Career Summary
- Talking about her professional career, previously, Samantha worked together with her ex-husband Pete for Vets for Freedom which is an organization.
- That organization works for the recruitment of troops in Iraq.
- From the year 2007 to 2012, Samantha’s former husband Pete was the executive director of the organization.
- Currently, Pete works as a contributor for the FOX News Channel. There Pete does analysis and commentary across FNC’s daytime and primetime programming.
- Likewise, the net worth of Peter has calculated around $3 million. His expected salary is over $250 thousand from Fox News
- In addition, Pete frequently shares adorable photos of his children on Instagram flaunting expensive gadgets.