Gretchen Carlson is a very popular American TV hostess. Her Full name is Gretchen Elizabeth Carlson and she was born on June 21st in 1966. She also happens to be a former a Miss America. As of present she hosts a morning TV show called Fox and Friends. Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade are her co-anchors on this morning show.
Gretchen was born in Anoka which is in Minnesota State.
She finished her high school as the class valedictorian from the Anoka- Heppin School. Right from her youth days she has been a pretty figure. She even won the Miss Minnesota title in the year 1989 when she was twenty three years old. Then she went on to become the Miss America. She was a very good violin player and she played a piece composed by Saraste in her Miss America pageant.
Gretchen was a bright
student too and she graduated with honors degree in Sociology from the prestigious Stanford University. She married a guy named Casey Close. He was a sport agent and Ryan Howard, Josh Hamilton and Derek Jeter were a few of his clients. Gretchen and Clasey have two beautiful children, Kaia their daughter and Christian, their son.
Gretchen along with Russ Mitchell co-hosted the show called Saturday Early Show. But this was not until 2002, before that in 2000 she used to work as a news reporter with CBS news. Her main stream TV career as a journalist began in Richmond in Virginia.
Here she worked as a news reporter for a TV channel named WRIC. Her career in media industry began in Neighborhood News which was a TV franchise. When Gretchen started working in Fox and Friends she was just a part time anchor and worked only on Saturdays as a substitute. By September 2006 she had moved to become a full time anchor on this show along with two other co-hosts. She also represents the March of Dimes as their celebrity speaker.
Why is Gretchen Elizabeth Carlson famous?
Gretchen Carlson is famous for being a TV show host. She is one of the lead TV presenters on CBS.
Why do we like Gretchen Elizabeth Carlson?
We like Gretchen Carlson because she is both beauty and brains. She is not only a Miss America but is also a very well known TV host.
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