Dale Hansen WFAA, Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, Salary, Net Worth and Retirement

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Dale Hansen Biography

Dale Hansen is an American journalist, a sportscaster who recently served as the weeknight sports anchor, at the 10 pm newscast at ABC’s Dallas affiliate WFAA, on channel 8 in Dallas Texas since 1983. He also hosted one of the highest-rated local programs in Dallas-Fort Worth  Dale Hansen’s Sports Special show at 10:35 pm on Sundays. Dale’s last day at the station was September 2, 2021.

Hansen also acts as director of sports at WFAA. In 2019, Hansen kept records as the first and the only local on-air broadcaster who earned the Radio Television Digital News Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award.

Dale Hansen Age

Hansen is 73 years old as of the year 2021, he was born on August 2nd, 1948, in Logan,  Lowa United States of America. His birthday is on August 2nd every year. He is an American by nationality and he belongs to white ethnicity.

Dale Hansen Height

Hansen stands at a moderate height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m).

Dale Hansen Body Measurements and Weight

Hansen has not shared her exact weight and body measurement with the public. However, this section will be updated as soon as the information regarding her exact figures is available.

Dale Hansen Education

Hansen is a native of Logan, Iowa. After he completed his high school education, he never proceeded to any college but rather joined the United States Navy.

Dale Hansen Family, Siblings

Hansen was born and raised by his parents in Logan,  Lowa United States of America. He belongs to American nationality as well as white ethnicity. However, details regarding his parents and siblings are not known to the public. This section will be updated as soon as the information is available.

Dale Hansen Wife

Hansen was married to Chris Dallas.  Together the duo shares two adorable grown-up children a son Eric Hansen and a daughter who is a teacher and already married to a black guy and has a baby girl. Hansen’s wife and the mother of his two children died in 1997. Hansen had remarried before his first wife’s death. The information about his second wife is not much known to the public. Hansen and his family reside in Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas.

Dale Hansen Children

Hansen and his wife are blessed with two children; Eric Hansen is a financial advisor and a daughter who is a teacher and married to a black guy and has a girl child who is a granddaughter to Hansen.

Dale Hansen Salary

Hansen earned an average annual salary of $96,235 a year. This is according to ABC’s Dallas affiliate WFAA anchor/reporter salaries. However, their salaries vary mainly according to the level of seniority of the journalist in question. We will keep tabs and update her exact salary once it is available.

Dale Hansen Net Worth

Hansen’s net worth is estimated to be in the range of $1 Million – $5 Million as of 2021. Hansen has accumulated his fortunes through his primary source of income as a sportscaster and also in institutions he has invented in.

Dale Hansen Best Friend

After he completed his high school education, Hansen joined the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Carrol Meyer, Dale’s best friend, served in the Navy with him and was killed at 18 just six weeks after being deployed in Vietnam.

In 2018, the WFAA Channel 8 team surprised Hansen with a portrait of Meyer done by a local artist on Memorial Day. Hansen’s eyes welled up with tears as he stated, “Meyer had died 50 years ago today but Meyer will be 18 years old forever”

Dale Hansen Retirement

Hansen is an American sportscaster, who formerly worked as the weeknight sports anchor during the 10 pm newscasts on ABC’s Dallas affiliate WFAA, he left the station on September 2, 2021.

Dale Hansen Body measurements and Facts

  • Full Names: Dale Eugene Hansen
  • Career / Profession: Journalist
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Age: 73 years old as of 2021
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • Date of Birth: August 2nd, 1948
  • Birthday: August 2nd every year
  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m)
  • Weight: To be updated
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Husband/Spouse: Chris Dallas
  • Children: Two
  • Net Worth: $1 Million – $5 Million
  • Salary: About $96,235

Dale Hansen House

Dale and his family reside in Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas  United States of America. However, we are keeping tabs and will update you with pictures of her house as soon as we have them.

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