Know Fox News' Sean Hannity's Wife Jill Haniity, Two Children and Family Life. Divorce Rumors?

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Know Fox News' Sean Hannity's Wife Jill Haniity, Two Children and Family Life. Divorce Rumors?

Quick Fact Check

  • Date of Birth 1961-12-30
  • Age 57 Years 2 Month(s)
  • Nationality American
  • Birth Place New York City
  • Home Address New York City
  • Profession Journalist
  • Birth Name Sean Patrick Hannity
  • Zodiac Sign Capricorn
  • Ethnicity/Race Irish-American
  • Father Hugh J. Hanity
  • Mother Lillian F. Hannity
  • Son/s Sean Patrick Hannity
  • Daughter/s Merri Kelly Hannity
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Wife/Spouse Jill Rhodes (M. 1993)
  • Divorce/Split Not Yet
  • Wedding Date 9 January 1993
  • Gay No
  • Salary $40 Million (Approx.)
  • Net Worth $220 Million (Estimated)
  • Awards Marconi Award (2003)
  • Career 1982-present
  • High School St. Pius X Preparatory Seminary
  • College New York University, UC Santa Barbara, & Adelphi University
  • Height/ How Tall? 5' 11" (1.80 m)
  • Feet (Shoe) Size 8.5 (US) 39 (EU)
  • Hair Color Black
  • Eye Color Black
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • Official Site
  • Siblings Three (Sisters)

Have you read the New York Times-bestselling books: 'Let Freedom Ring: Winning the War of Liberty over Liberalism', 'Deliver Us from Evil: Defeating Terrorism, Despotism, and Liberalism', and 'Conservative Victory: Defeating Obama’s Radical Agenda?'

If you have, you probably know the author of those books, Sean Hannity, 54. He is a host of a cable news show called Hannity on Fox News Channel.

Aren't you interested to know about the personal life of Sean Hannity? If you are, you read the full story below

Blissful Family Life With Kids & Wife

On TV, the Fox News Channel personality comes off as a stern man. But in reality, he's a family man.

Sean's Wife and kids (daughter and son) (Source: Jill Hannity's Facebook)

In 1991, Sean was working on WVNN radio while Jill was working as a political columnist for Huntsville Times.

At that time, Sean used to ask her ideas frequently and send her voicemails. The couple dated for more than one year and later got married. Jill Hannity told in an interview with,

"I looked at his face and I said, 'That is the man I'm going to marry,"

Intrigued by each other ideas and voice mail message, both Jill and Sean started developing a soft corner for one another.

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Once, Sean asked her to attend a mayoral debate with him, and it was a date. She couldn't refuse the request. She looked at his face and thought,

"This is the man I am going to marry." 

The couple is blessed with two children. The elder son, Patrick Hannity, was born in 1999 and daughter, Merri Kelly, in 2002. Patrick is now 17 years old while Merri is 14 years old.

Merri Kelly (daughter of Sean, then-eight grader) playing tennis during the NASSAU County varsity girls' tennis singles final at Eisenhower Park, 2015 (Photo:-

The couple is loving and responsible towards their children. Sean’s both kids are interested in tennis. Sean told in an  interview with with Marshall Fine;

“Most of my spare time is spent shagging tennis balls for my kids or doing something else with them,”

He then tackled the wrong misgiving surrounding his TV personality by claiming that at home, he's just a normal dad and a husband.

Trouble In Paradise: Is Sean & Wife Headed For Divorce?

But lately, Sean is facing difficult times in his married life. Sean admitted in 2013 that he started lusting after women other than his wife. After this confession, many have been assuming that the relationship between Sean and Jill has turned sour.

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But as there has been no verified news about their divorce or souring marriage, such assumptions cannon be valid.

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Sean Hannity's Mini-Bio Including Awards & Backlash

Sean Hannity, a formal general contractor turned political commentator, was born on December 30, 1961. He is a dropped out of Adelphi University and New York University. Hannity, 54, also hosts The Sean Hannity Show, a nationally syndicated radio talk show that airs in the US. He is also the famous host of a cable news show, Hannity, on Fox News Channel.

Hannity has received various awards including Marconi Award in 2003 and 2004, MediaMatters award for “Misinformer of the year”, Freedom of speech award in 2003 and National talk show host of the year for three consecutive years.

Moreover, Hannity has interviewed various leading personalities throughout his career including President George W.Bush, then Vice-president Dick Cheney, George Zimmerman, Reverend Jesse Jackson and much more.

Despite being voted "Worst News Host" by colleagues in 2014, he has been one of the top conservatives political commentators since years. He is regarded to be close to the GOP, unlike Bill O'Reilly, who is another top commentator for Fox. 

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The self-proclaimed King Of Cable News reportedly makes $36 million annually from his TV gigs. Over the years, Sean has used his earnings to invest in real estates. Business Insider claims that he has luxury homes in Long Island as well as Naples.

A staunch supporter of POTUS Donald Trump - besides conservative views - Sean is also under the services of the same lawyer as the sitting president. Even since the revelation, the Watchdogs seem to have put an extra surveillance on the Fox News personality.

And most recently, the 56-year-old was at the receiving end of public outrage after he and fellow Fox News analyst suggested women's woman lie about being sexually harassed.

Sean himself is not too unfamiliar with sexual misconduct allegations. Back in 2017, a blogger named Debbie Schlussel accused him of creepy behavior at a Detroit book signing even. Debbie, later, backtracked her earlier statement.