Gretchen Carlson Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Net Worth

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Gretchen Carlson (Gretchen Elizabeth Carlson)

Last Updated: 06 Oct, 2023 | Views: 163

Age: 57

Profession: Journalist

Other Profession(s): Author, Philanthropist, Television Personality, Broadcaster, Speaker

Famous For: Host of Television Programs

Higher Education: Stanford University

Gretchen Carlson Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
21 Jun, 1966 (57 Years 09 Months 26 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Minnesota
Birth District
Anoka County
Birth Place
Coon Rapids
Birth Sign
Cancer
Religion
Christianity
Nationalities
American

Gretchen Carlson Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography)
Gretchen Carlson is an American television journalist, author, and advocate for workplace equality. She gained national attention in 2016 when she filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against her former boss, Fox News CEO Roger Ailes. Since then, she has become an advocate for the #MeToo movement and has worked to create legal protections for victims of sexual harassment. She also hosts a podcast and has written several books, including "Be Fierce" and "Getting Real."

Gretchen Carlson Education: In 1989, she graduated from Stanford University with a degree in sociology

Gretchen Carlson Career:

Late 1980s-early 1990s: Worked as a classical violinist, performing with the Minnesota Orchestra and the Cleveland Orchestra

1990: Won the title of Miss Minnesota and competed in the Miss America pageant, where she was a semifinalist

1990s-2000s: Worked as a television journalist, including positions at stations in Virginia, Texas, and Ohio

2005: Joined Fox News as a co-host of "Fox & Friends"

2013: Left "Fox & Friends" to host her own daytime show, "The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson"

2016: Filed a lawsuit against Fox News CEO, Roger Ailes, for sexual harassment. This lawsuit led to his resignation and a $20 million settlement

2017: Founded the Gretchen Carlson Leadership Initiative, which aims to empower women in the workplace and combat sexual harassment

Gretchen Carlson Podcast: In 2019, she launched the podcast "Get The News with Gretchen Carlson"

Gretchen Carlson Book:

In 2017, she published her book "Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back"

2020: Published her book "Getting Real" which chronicles her life and her work to address sexual harassment and gender inequality.

Gretchen Carlson Awards:
2000: National Edward R. Murrow Award 
2001: Emmy Award
2015: Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world
2017: Matrix Award from New York Women in Communications
2017: Outstanding Woman of the Year Award
 

Gretchen Carlson Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 160 cm
In Meters 1.60 m
In feet & Inches 5'3"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 50 Kg
In Pounds 110 lbs
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Hair Color
Blonde

Gretchen Carlson Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Lee Carlson
Mother's Name
Karen Carlson
Spouse
Casey Close
Brother(s)
Not Known
Sister(s)
Kris Carlson Germain
Son(s)
Christian Close
Daughter(s)
Kaia Close

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