Sean Patrick Hannity was born on December 30, 1961. He is an American talk show host and political commentator for the Republican Party. Since 2009, he has also had a show on Fox News called Hannity, which is a talk show.
The Sean Hannity Show, his talk radio show, is heard worldwide. While attending college at UC Santa Barbara in 1989, Hannity worked as a general contractor and did talk shows for free.
Ultimately, he went to work for WVNN in Athens, Alabama, and then for WGST in Atlanta. He went from WGST to WABC in New York and stayed there until 2013. Hannity has worked for WOR Radio since 2014.
The Early Life of Sean Hannity
Sean Patrick Hannity was born in New York City on December 30, 1961. He grew up in the nearby New York neighborhood of Franklin Square. His mother, Lillian, worked as a stenographer and a corrections officer at a county jail.
His father, Hugh, worked as an officer in the family court system. He is the last of four brothers and sisters. All four of his grandparents came to the United States from Ireland. He is of Irish descent.
He got his high school education at St. Pius X Preparatory Seminary in Uniondale, New York. After that, he returned to school at New York University, UC Santa Barbara, and Adelphi University but did not graduate. Hannity started his own residential painting business in the year 1982.
He moved to Santa Barbara, California, a few years later and started working as a building contractor there. In 1989, living in California, he was given a chance to host his first talk radio show at UC Santa Barbara's volunteer campus station KCSB-FM.
But after less than a year on the air, his weekly show was canceled because of the “controversial” way that LGBT rights were talked about on the show. Because of this problem, it had to be canceled. After leaving KCSB, Hannity became the host of the afternoon talk show on WVNN in Athens, Alabama. After that, he moved to WGST in Atlanta in 1992.
Sean Hannity: Personal Life
Hannity got married to Jill Rhodes in 1993. They got married and now have two kids. With their family, they split their time between Long Island, New York, and Naples, Florida. In June 2020, it was found out that Sean and Jill had split up the year before.
He is a devoted follower of Jesus Christ but no longer attends Mass at a Catholic church because he thinks “too much-institutionalized corruption” exists.
Who is Dating Sean Hannity?
Since 2019, Ainsley Earhardt, who also works for Fox News, has been in a relationship with Sean Hannity. After his 25-year marriage to Jill Rhodes ended, Hannity started dating Ainsley. Earhardt has been married to two different people in the past.
She married Kevin McKinney in 2005, but they split up the following year. After dating for two years, Earhardt married Will Proctor. But in 2019, the couple split up.
Sean and Ainsley Haven’t Confirmed That They’re Dating
Ainsley Earhardt and Sean Hannity are said to have been dating since 2019. (via Distractify). After Hannity divorced his wife of 25 years, Jill Rhodes, they started going out. Earhardt's first two marriages both ended in divorce. From 2005 until 2010, she was married to Kevin McKinney.
Will Proctor became the father of her daughter, Hayden, after she married him the following year. In 2019, they said goodbye for good (according to The Celebrity People). In 2020, Hannity and Earhardt arrived at a party together by helicopter, which could have made their relationship public.
Vanity Fair says that Earhardt hosted “Fox & Friends” from the basement of Hannity's home on Long Island and that Hannity's lawyer was also her TV agent. As of this writing, we don't know their relationship.
Sean Hannity's Net Worth
As of 2022, it was thought that Sean's net worth was around $300 million. None of his money came from his contributions to the world of news and fictional stories. He makes about $29 million a year in salary.