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Tucker Carlson Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 15, 2020

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Short Biography

Tucker Carlson was born on 16-05-1969 in San Francisco in the state of California, United States. He is an American Television Presenter, Political Commentator, Author, Columnist, Journalist, Writer & Activist.

Other Name: Tucker Swanson McNear Carlson, Tucker McNear Carlson, Carlson
Other Professions: Political Commentator Author Columnist Journalist Writer Activist

Tucker Carlson Complete Bio & Career

Tucker Swanson McNear Carlson is popularly known as Tucker Carlson. Born on 16 May 1969, He is an author, political commentator, and columnist. He has done his education from Trinity College. He also wrote for the magazine titled, The weekly standard. He also hosts television talk shows. He worked as the editor in chief for the website named, The Daily Caller. He was a proponent of libertarian economic policy. He has written 2 books also titled, Politician Partisans and Parasites: Adventures in cable news in 2003 and ship of fools in 2018. He made efforts to join the Central intelligence agency but couldn’t. Consequently, he decided to opt for journalism. He began his career with the journal named, Policy review as a fact-checker. He later on, in 1994, joined the weekly standard news Magazine.
Carlson in 2000 also hosted the show named, The Spin room on CNN. Crossfire, another show also appointed him as a host along with Robert Novak. Carlson was involved in a controversy with Jon Stewart. Not liking Carlson’s attitude, CNN ended ties with Carlson. Carlson also hosted the show named, Tucker on MSNBC. But due to low ratings, Tucker got canceled in no time. One of the contestants of the show named, Dancing with the stars was Carlson. His partner on the show was, Elena Grinenko. He also opts for Ballroom dance classes for the competition. In 2009, Fox news channel hired Carlson. The show, Tucker Carlson tonight replaced the show named, on the record. The show was regarded as the most-watched show. The ratings were high. The show had 4 million viewers.
The daily caller, a political news website was launched by Carlson along with Neil Patel on 11 Jan 2010. Carlson wrote opinions pieces. There is apprehension about Carlson that he favors the status Quo and stem progressivism. He disapproves of foreign intervention. He loves liturgy.


Tucker Carlson Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Tucker Carlson was the son of Richard Warner Carlson ( reporter) and Lisa Mcnear (artist). He has a sibling named, Buckley Peck Carlson. He married Susan. The couple was blessed with four children.

Life's Important Dates Of Tucker Carlson

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Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Light Green
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town La Jolla, San Diego, California, United States
Address California, United States
School St. George School in Middletown, Rhode Island
College Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut
Qualification Graduation in History
Marital Status Married
Best Friends Dennis Hof
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White, Black
Favorite Actress Scarlett Johansson
Favorite Actor Tom Cruise
Favorite Singer Justin Bieber , Selena Gomez
Favorite Place Europe
Favorite Dress Formals, Coat-Pant
Favorite Food Sea Food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Tucker Carlson

  • He was the first eliminated contestant on the show named, dancing with the stars.
  • He sold his one-third stake in the daily caller to Patel.

Tucker Carlson Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

55 years, 0month, 28 days old age Tucker Carlson will turn 56 on 16 May, 2025. Only 11 months, 2 days, 12 hours,37 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Tucker Carlson has celebrated the total number of 55 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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