Christian Close - Updated Jun 2024

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Christian Close

Christian Close is a celebrity kid. Christian Close is a son of a famous American broadcaster, Gretchen Carlson. Moreover, Gretche is also a journalist, author, and television personality, as well as a host on several television programs.

Early Life

The exact date of birth and birthplace of Christian Close is not available to the media. Due to this, his age is also unknown. However, he was born to his parents Casey Close (father) and Gretchen Carlson (mother).

Likewise, his father is a Baseball player and his mother is an American broadcaster.

Similarly, Christian Close has a sibling sister named Kaia Close. She is two years older than Christian. Both siblings are fond of playing the piano. Likewise, Christian likes playing baseball and golf and has won various competitions in golf.

On the other hand, his mother, Gretchen Carlson was born on June 21, 1966, which makes her 57 years old as of 2024. Moreover, the details about his early life and other details are not available yet.


Just like other information, Christian’s academic background is also not available at the moment. Nevertheless, his mother, Gretchen is a graduate student. She has completed her graduation from Stanford University.

Relationship Status

Just like other details, Close’s relationship status is also unavailable. However, he might be focusing on his career right now.

His parents’ relationship

His parents are Casey Close and Gretchen Carlson. The beginning of Carlson and Close’s relationship occurred when they went on their first blind date.  Something connected when they initially met, and as time passed, their friendship grew stronger.

Close decided to ask Carlson to marry her after they had been dating for a while. He did, and Carlson acknowledged him. In 1997, Gretchen Carlson and Casey Close got married.

Moreover, Carlson and Close are parents to a son and a daughter. Kaia is the name of her daughter, and Christian is the name of her son.

They support one another and act as excellent parents by making time to be with their kids. Both have given their kids good care. They spend their holidays with their kids.

Christian Close

Caption: Christian Close with his whole family
Source: Instagram

Body Measurements

Talking about his physical appearance, nothing is available about his height, weight, and other body stats. However, looking at his photos, we can assume that he has dark brown colored hair with a pair of attractive brown eyes.

On the other hand, his mother Gretchen has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and a weight of 63 kg. She has a well-maintained body.

Christian Close

Caption: Gretchen posing for a photo Source: Instagram

Career and Professional Life

A popular celebrity kid, Christian Close hasn’t disclosed his career and profession. However, he is interested in playing baseball and golf and has won different competitions in golf.

Gretchen Carlson’s career

Carlson began her career as a political reporter in Richmond, Virginia, and later worked as an anchor and reporter in Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Dallas.

Carlson transformed to national news in 2000 as co-host and correspondent on CBS’ “The Saturday Early Show,” where she covered some of the biggest events in history.

These include the 9/11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, the Bush-Gore election, and the execution of Oklahoma City bomber Tim McVeigh. Additionally, she reported on and created a 30-part series on domestic abuse that was honored nationally.

Additionally, as a result of being on the covers of Time and Good Housekeeping magazines in 2016, Carlson rose to prominence as the face of victims of workplace harassment.

Be Fierce, by Carlson, joined Getting Real as a New York Times bestseller shortly after its October 2017 release.

Christian Close

Caption: Gretchen Carlson posing for a photo Source: Instagram

More about career

Furthermore, Carlson was the valedictorian of her high school class and an honors graduate of Stanford University who also attended Oxford University in England.

She was a violin genius who made her Minnesota Orchestra solo debut at age 13 and became the first classical violinist to be crowned Miss America in 1989. The first former Miss America to hold the position of Chair of the Miss America Organization is Carlson.

Additionally, Carlson serves as a trustee for the Greenwich Academy, an all-girls preparatory day school, as well as the March of Dimes on a national level.

She participates actively in church volunteer work and organized the Miss You Can Do It 2016 pageant in Illinois to honor the accomplishments of girls and young women with disabilities.

ChristianClose – Net Worth 2024

We are unaware of the profession of Christian Close. Due to this, his net worth and earnings are also unknown to the media.

On the other hand, his mother, Gretchen as a broadcaster has earned a decent amount of money. According to the sources of 2022, Gretchen has a net worth of $20 million. Likewise, she earns a salary of $1.5 million annually.

ChristianClose – Social Media

Talking about his social media presence, Christian Close is not active on any social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Maybe, he wants to keep his private life away from the media’s eyes.

However, on the other hand, his mother Gretchen has more than 47k followers on her Instagram handles under the username @gretchencarlson. Likewise, she has more than 116k followers on her Twitter handles under the username @CretchenCarlson.