Pete Hegseth

QIn August 2019, Pete Hegseth married Jennifer Cunningham Hegseth at one of President Donald Trump’s golf clubs. Jennifer works as an Executive Producer for Fox. They have a daughter, Gweny, who was born in 2017. Meredith Schwarz was his first wife. In 2004, Pete married Meredith. They dated for five years before breaking up in 2009.

In 2010, he married Samantha Hegseth for the second time, a year after his first divorce. Gunner (2010), Boone (2012), and Rex (2013) are the couple’s four children. This relationship was going well till it came to an end in 2017. Pete was having an extramarital affair with his Fox Executive Producer, Jennifer, which resulted to a second broken marriage. Jenn is also the mother of three children from a previous relationship.

Pete Hegseth’s Salary and Net Worth:

The estimated net worth of this talented individual is $3 million. Pete Hegseth earns more than $250 thousand a year.


Who is Pete Hegseth?

Pete Hegseth is a politician and journalist from the United States. Pete is well recognized for having served as the executive director of Vets For Freedom. In 2011–2012, he served with the Minnesota National Guard as a senior counterinsurgency teacher at the Counterinsurgency Training Center in Kabul.

Pete is currently a contributor and Senior Political Analyst for FOX News Channel. He’s also written a novel called IN THE ARENA.

 Age, Parents, Ethnicity:

He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on June 6, 1980. His ethnicity is Caucasian and he is an American. Penelope Hegseth, his mother, and Brian Hegseth, his father, are both American. Pete and his family grew up in Forest Lake, Minnesota. There is no information about his siblings, therefore he appears to be a single child.


Pete Hegseth grew up in Forest Lake, Minnesota, and attended Forest Lake Area High School. In 2003, he graduated from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Is Pete Hegseth Married Again After Meredith’s Divorce?

In terms of his personal life, Pete Hegseth has been married 3 times. Meredith Schwarz, his high school girlfriend, was his first wife. They married in 2004 after dating for almost a year. Their marriage, however, did not last long, and they divorced in 2009 owing to personal issues.

Pete Hegseth married Samantha Hegseth in June 2010 after a year of being divorced from his first wife. Gunner (born June 2010), Boone (born August 2012), Rex, and Gwendolyn are their four children.

Gunner, their first child, was born before they were married. He is currently residing in Minnesota, United States, with his family at their lavish and well-furnished home.

Jennifer is Pete Hegseth’s third wife. On August 19, 2019, the couple married at Trump’s New Jersey Club. On June 15, 2019, they got engaged.

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Pete Hegseth: Professional Life, Career, Awards:

Pete started his profession as a journalist while still in college. He was the editor of the Princeton Tory, a student-run journal dedicated to conservatism. In 2003, Hegseth was commissioned as an infantry officer into the United States Army National Guard. He received the Army Commendation Medal in 2004. In the past, he was the executive director of Vets For Freedom.

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Caption: Pete Hegseth and his wife (Source: Twitter)

Pete also served with the Minnesota National Guard as a senior counterinsurgency teacher at the Counterinsurgency Training Center in Kabul in 2011 and 2012. He formerly served as the president and CEO of Concerned Veterans for America.

Pete Hegseth was considered for the position of Secretary of Veterans Affairs in the Trump administration, but prominent veterans’ organizations objected, and he was not chosen.He was also a Fox News Channel military commentator from 2007 to 2010, and he made numerous broadcast appearances on Fox News Channel, CNN, and MSNBC.

He’s also written numerous editorials for publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New York Post, and The Washington Times. He is presently a contributor for FOX News Channel.

Height, Weight, and Body Measurement

Pete Hegseth has an appealing figure, standing around 6 feet tall and weighing roughly 77 kilograms. His eye color is Hazel blue, and his hair is black. Other bodily measurements, such as the size of his feet, chest, and biceps, are unknown.

Quick Facts

Full Name: Pete Hegseth
Birth Date: June 6, 1980
Age: 41 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Veteran author, Executive director
Country: United States
Horoscope: Gemini
Height: 6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)
Wife Samantha Hegseth (2004-2009)
Married Samantha Hegseth (2010)
Divorce Meredith Schwarz
Net Worth $3 million
Salary $250 thousand
Eye Color Hazel Blue
Hair Color Black
Birth Place Minneapolis, Minnesota
Status Married
Nationality American
Ethnicity North American
Education Lake Area High School, Princeton University
Father Penelope Hegseth
Mother Brian Hegseth
Kids Gunner (June 2010), Boone (August 2012), Rex, and Gwendolyn
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