Sven Sundgaar Biography and Wiki
Sven Sundgaar is an American meteorologist born and raised in Minnesota, United States. Most recently, he worked a meteorologist for KARE 11 Sunrise until he was fired on May 1, 2020, over retweeting a controversial tweet.
Sven Sundgaar Age
Sven was born on January 17, 1981, in Saint Paul, MI, United States. He is 39 years old in 2020.
Sven Sundgaar Height
He is a relatively short man in stature. Sven stands at a height of 5 ft 5 in (Approx. 1.65 m).
Sven Sundgaar Husband
Sven is one of those leading journalists in Minnesota that are openly gay. Even though he is not married, he is currently in a long term relationship with his partner Robert McEachren. The two have been together for about seven years.
Sven Sundgaar KARE 11
Sven joined KARE 11 as an intern in the weather department in March 2006. Later the same year, he was employed at the station as a meteorologist for the program KARE 11 Sunrise airing every weekday from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.
Over the course of his career at KARE 11, Sven built a reputable brand as the go-to meteorologist with untraditional weather forecasting techniques. He was fired on May 1, after retweeting a controversial tweet on April 19, 2020, which he has since deleted. The station also deleted Sven’s bio from their website.
Why was Sven Sundgaar Fired?
Sven was fired from the station (KARE 11) on May 1, 2020, after a tweet he shared on April 19, 2020, attracted huge controversy. The management is said to have taken the decision in order to save the station’s reputation. speaking about the incident, John Remes, KARE president and general manager said: “I’m going to have no comment, other than what was publicly posted.” Since the tweet has since been deleted, you can follow this link where it was published by the Daily Mail.
Sven has not addressed the cause of his termination and his next move is still subject to speculation. We will bring you up to speed on any developments.