Dale Hansen whose full name is Dale Eugene Hansen is a popular American journalist and Sportscaster. He presently works as the weeknight sports anchor during the 10 pm newscasts on ABC’s Dallas affiliate WFAA, channel 8. He is also the host for his own sports channel titled Dale Hansen’s Sports Special which always goes live at 10:35 pm on Sundays. it is one of his highest local-rated programs in Dallas-Fort. Check out his profile summary below.
Dale Hansen Profile Summary
Date of Birth
2nd of August 1948
Eric Hansen(Son) and one daughter
5 feet and 6 inches
Dale Hansen Age
Dale Hansen was born on the 2nd of August 1948. He celebrates his birthday every year on the 2nd of August. As of today, He is about 72 years old.
He was born in Logan, IA, in the United States of America. He was born to American parents whose names are still under review at the moment. He grew up in Logan, Iowa. According to some trusted sources, He never attended any college and has worked in 11 jobs throughout his lifetime and was fired from 9 of them.
Dale Hansen Height and Weight
Currently, He stands as tall as 5 feet and 6 inches, His weight is still under review at the moment and will be updated as soon as possible.
Dale Hansen Family
Dale Hansen was married to Chris Dallas, they had two children together with a son and daughter whose names were Eric Hansen whose is a financial advisor. His daughter’s name is still under review for now but she works as a teacher and is married to a black guy, the two of them have a daughter together. Hansen is living peacefully with his family in Waxahachie, Ellis County, in Texas, United States of America. The mother of his children died in 1997, the media has it that Hansen had remarried even before the death of his first wife.
Dale Hansen Son(Eric Hansen)
He works as a financial advisor. Other info about his son will be updated as soon as possible.
Dale Hansen Career
Hansen as earlier stated is an American sportscaster who is presently working for WFAA-TV. He has been working there for 38 years now, He has been working since 1983. He used to work in Knoxville at KNIA radio. There he worked as a News Director. He later relocated to Minnesota where he worked at KCLD radio. Later on, he joined KOIL, in Nebraska, which happened to be his favorite station while he was growing up as a kid, from there he later went on and worked with KMTV where he served as a sports reporter.
His first job was in Dallas where he worked at KDFW. From here, He left and joined WFAA in 1983. In 1986, Hansen and his producer covered a story about a massive scandal involving payments of players on the Southern Methodist University’s football team, His report also leads to the canceling of the “Death Penalty”. He was rewarded for this story and was awarded the Peabody Award, DuPont-Columbia Award.
Dale Hansen Salary and Net Worth
His salary per annum is about $97,000. As of today, his total net worth is about $2 million.