Tucker Carlson Biography

Updated On Jan 30, 2019 Published On Feb 21, 2018
Facts of Tucker Carlson
Date of Birth: 1969 , May-16
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Name Tucker McNear Carlson
Birth Name Tucker Carlson
Nick Name Tucker
Father Richard Warner Carlson
Mother Patricia Caroline Swanson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City San Francisco, California
Religion Episcopalian
Ethnicity White
Profession Correspondent
Working For Television
Net Worth $8 million
Famous for News anchor, commentator, pundit, and columnist
Married Yes
Married to Susan Andrews (m. 1991)
Children 4
Divorce N/A
TV Show Fox News Channel
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Tucker Carlson is a well-known political news correspondent and conservative host for Fox News hails from the United States. He is also well known as the host of Tucker Carlson today and also Crossfire and Tucker. He has also worked as a host and political reporter for Fox News Channel.

Tucker Carlson Childhood & Education

He was born on May 16, 1969, in San Francisco, the United States to mother, Lisa McNear, and father, Richard Warner Carlson. She is of English, German, Scottish, Swiss-Italian and Swedish descents.

Tucker Carlson grew up with her supportive mother Patricia Caroline Swanson along with his siblings. He attended Middletown, Rhode Island called St. Georges school, where he completed his early education. After his graduation, he made an excursion to Hartford, Connecticut where he majored in history at Trinity College.

TV career & Books

Carlson started his career as the publication staff of Policy Review. After that, he began working as a correspondent for The Weekly Standard. He has also worked for numerous news magazines including Republic, the feature writer for Reader’s Digest and has composed for Esquire, The Daily Beast and The New York Times Magazine. 

Later Carlson joined CNN, international news as one of the youngest anchors and worked as the co-host of Crossfire. He also worked as a host of an open undertakings program on PBS.

Moreover, Carlson's contract was not renewed by the CNN, and he moved to become a part of Tucker, which was aired on MSNBC. He also began working as a contributor on Fox News and served as the co-host of weekend editions of Fox and Friends. He worked at the NBC Sports Network. He owns a political news website called The Daily Caller with Dick Cheney and Neil Patel.

Tucker is Married to Wife Susan Andrews, Their Children

Carlson is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His present relationship status is married. He married his long-term girlfriend a beautiful lady Susan Andrews.

The couple is blessed with four children Lillie Carlson, Dorothy Carlson, Hope Carlson, and Buckley Carlson. He lives a happy married life along with his spouse and children and the couple has no rumor of divorce. 

What is Tucker Carlson Net Worth?

As of 2018, his current net worth is estimated to be $8 million. As a popular political news correspondent and conservative host Carlson earns a huge amount of money from his professional career.

He has worked for numerous news channels from which he must have collected a huge amount of money. 

Tucker Carlson Says Mueller 'Is A Threat To Our Democracy'

Recently, on Monday, Tucker came up with his perception that Robert Mueller, the American attorney, may be a threat to our democracy. He said, 

“Nobody controls Robert Mueller, Mueller can send armed men to your home to roust you from bed at gunpoint just because he feels like it, and there’s nothing you or anyone else can do about it.

Tucker Carlson facts on timeline

Born in United States

May 16 , 1969

Tucker was born in San Francisco, the United States to mother, Lisa McNear, and father, Richard Warner Carlson. Currently, he is 49-year-old and his birth sign is Taurus. 

Appointed as Co-host

2001

Carlson was appointed as co-host of Crossfire, where he represented the political right. At the same time, he also hosted a weekly public affairs program on PBS, Tucker Carlson: Unfiltered.

Started hosting Fox News

November 14 , 2016

Carlson started hosting a new show on Fox News, Tucker Carlson Tonight, which became the network's most-watched telecast of the year in the time slot.

Married Susan Andrews

1991

Carlson married his long-term girlfriend a beautiful lady Susan Andrews. The couple was blessed with four children Lillie Carlson, Dorothy Carlson, Hopie Carlson and Buckley Carlson. 

 

Total Net worth

2018

As a popular political news correspondent and conservative host Carlson earns a huge amount of money from his professional career. As of 2018, his current net worth is estimated to be $8 million dollars.