Henry Chase Hager is best known as the husband of, Jenna Bush Hager, who is an American news personality, author, and journalist. She is the daughter of the 43rd U.S. President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush, and sister of former U.S. President George W. Bush. She co-hosted Today with Kathie Lee Gifford from 2009 to 2018 and is a contributor to NBC News.
Hager was born in Dallas, Texas, the elder of twin girls, to George W. Bush and Laura Bush (née Welch). She has a younger sister, Barbara Pierce Bush (born April 25, 1982). Hager’s ancestors include Robert E. Lee (Confederate general during the American Civil War) and Harold B. Hager (a direct descendant of George Washingtons great-grandfather, John Washington). Who Is Henry Chase Hager, Jenna Bush Hager’s Husband?
Meet Henry Chase Hager: Jenna Bush Hager’s Husband
Jenna Bush Hager is married to Henry Chase Hager, and the couple has three children together: daughters Margaret Laura “Mila” Hager (born April 13, 2013) and Poppy Louise Hager (born August 13, 2015), and son Charles “Hal” Hager (born August 2, 2018).
In March 2019, it was announced that Hager would be joining Craig Melvin as a co-host on the third hour of Today. She officially began her new role on April 2, 2019.
Hager is also a contributing editor to Southern Living magazine. She has written two children’s books, Ana’s Story: A Journey of Hope and Sisters First: Stories from the First Two Years of Our Lives, which she co-authored with her sister, Barbara Bush.
Henry Chase Hager Age
How old is Henry Chase Hager? He was born in the year 1979, according to sources. As of 2022, he is 43 years old, which makes him 2 years older than his loving wife, Jenna Bush Hager.
What Is Jenna Bush Hager’s Net Worth In 2022?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Jenna has a yearly salary of $4 million, which adds up to approximately $10 million in net worth! It’s been claimed that Hoda Kotb’s fourth-hour co-host makes $7 million per year, about $3 million more than Jenna.
Henry Chase Hager’s Wife Early Life
Jenna Bush Hager attended the Preston Hollow Elementary School and The Hockaday School, a private girls’ school in Dallas. She graduated from St. Andrew’s Episcopal School in Austin, Texas, in 2000, where she was a member of the choir and played lacrosse. She enrolled at UT Austin that fall, where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. She majored in English and worked for UNICEF on campus. She spent her junior year abroad studying at the University of Santiago de Compostela in Spain.
After graduating from college in 2004, Hager moved to New York City to work for Elle magazine as an assistant, and later became a contributing editor. She also worked for Harper’s Bazaar.
In 2006, Hager co-authored Ana’s Story: A Journey of Hope with her mother, Laura Bush. The book is about a 17-year-old single mother in Latin America who is HIV positive. Proceeds from the sale of the book go to UNICEF.
Hager made her television debut on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in May 2007, when she was interviewed by her father about his upcoming retirement from politics. In September 2007, she began working as a correspondent for NBC News’ Today show.