Early Life and Education:
Sean Patrick Hannity was born in New York on December 30, 1961. His father is Hugh J. Hannity and mother is Lillian F. Hannity. He has two sisters. He went to Sacred Heart Seminary before attending St. Pius X Preparatory Seminary high school. He enrolled at the New York University and Adelphi University, but dropped out before graduation.
Sean Hannity married Jill Hannity in 1993. Sean and Jill together have two children; son, Patrick and daughter, Merri Kelly. They are a happily married couple living a peaceful and joyous life together.
Sean got his first chance to host a radio talk show at the volunteer college station KCSB-FM in 1989. He then worked as a host on a weekly show on KCSB for a year. Since then he worked for different shows on different channels. He joined Fox News network in September 1996.
On 10th September 2001 The Sean Hannity show began its national syndication to more than 500 stations and heard in all of the top 50 markets, he has about 13.5 million users listening to him. After the show Hannity has become one of the most popular radio personalities nationwide. Hannity is currently ranked No. 2 in Talker Magazine's Top 100 Talk Host in America and was listed as No. 72 on Forbes' "Celebrity 100" list in 2013. In October 2003, he received two NAB Marconi Radio Awards for Network Syndicated Personality of the Year and is a three-time consecutive winner of the Radio & Records National Talk Show Host of the Year Award. These achievements are a proof to his successful career.
Besides show host he is also the author of three New York Times bestseller books on politics, "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."
Sean Hannity is said to have a conservative personality. He has been fire once because of his anti-gay comments on the radio. Besides his conservative personality he has a soft corner in his heart for needy people. He has been hosting country music themed ‘Freedom Concerts’ since 2003 to raise money for charity.
Talking about his favorites, he is a big fan of the country musician Garth Brooks.
Sean Hannity’s success can be measured in monetary terms by his net worth which is $35 million. Being a Fox News employer he has signed huge contracts amounting to millions of dollars which seemed to increase his net worth every year.
Sean Hannity can be followed on social media networks like Facebook, twitter and Instagram. His personal and professional information is available online. He also has his personal website Hannity.com.