Claire Beck Is Living a Single Life After Divorce with Glenn Beck

December 14, 2023   | December 14, 2023  | 

    Claire Beck was recognized as the first wife of Glenn Beck, an American radio host, political commentator, television producer, and entrepreneur. The duo separated after a few years of their marriage.

    Their divorce made headlines in several media portals. Moreover, Claire concealed her identity and whereabouts following her divorce. Why? Now, where is Claire? Why did they go their separate ways?

    Let’s find out!

    Key Takeaways

    • Claire got married to Glenn Beck in 1983, but they separated after several years.
    • Claire has two daughters from her former relationship.
    • Her elder daughter is diagnosed with a rare disease.

    Details on Claire Beck’s Relationship with Her Ex-Husband Glenn Beck

    Claire and Glenn first met while working at WPGC, Washington. After falling in love and starting to date, the former couple eventually tied the knot in 1983, vowing to be together for the rest of their lives.

    But, some things are not meant to be kept forever. As a result, the couple separated and had a contentious divorce in 1994.

    What was the Reason Behind the Divorce?

    While they were still married, Glenn dealt with the challenges of alcoholism and drug addiction. The ongoing battle with substance abuse overshadowed the couple’s special times spent together. Glenn’s condition became an insurmountable obstacle in their relationship.

    The breaking point arrived in 1994 for Claire when she finally decided to initiate divorce proceedings. The aftermath of the divorce instigated suicidal thoughts in Glenn. However, after a few years, Glenn did realize the consequences of his addiction and eventually got better.

    Why is Claire’s Ex-Husband so Famous?

    Glenn’s career started in 1983 when he was working at WPGC 95.5 F.M. Beck is the CEO and creator of Mercury Radio Arts. In addition, he is also the owner and operator of his own radio and television network, Blaze Media LLC.

    Glenn is the host of the famous talk show on Premiere Radio Networks called the Glenn Beck Radio Program. Besides, as a successful television presenter, he has been hosting the Glenn Beck television show from 2006 till today on The Blaze network.

    Over and above that, Glenn is a successful author who has written 30 books out of which six were awarded as New York Times best sellers.

    Does Claire have Children?

    From their marriage, Claire and Glenn welcomed two beautiful daughters, Mary Beck and Hannah Beck.

    Unfortunately, Claire’s elder daughter, Mary suffered from a stroke during birth, which led to her developing a serious condition called Cerebral Palsy. She is 36 years old as of 2024. Mary underwent minor surgery to gauge her chances and extensiveness of her final surgery in 2020.

    Claire has two daughters, Mary and Hannah, with her ex-husband
    Claire’s daughters May and Hannah

    Claire’s younger daughter Hannah was born on May 20, 1991. As of 2024, she is 32 years old. In October of 2012, Hannah married Tim DiDonat in Fingers Lake, New York.

    It is speculated that Claire lost the custody battle of her two daughters as they were reportedly living with their father. However, after further speculations, it seems both of them shared joint custody.

    Did Claire Re-Marry Just Like Her Ex-Husband Glenn?

    There are no such reports that state Claire’s second marriage. Nevertheless, it is noteworthy that her ex-husband Glenn, entered into matrimony once more; he married a woman named Tania Colonna on January 8th, 2000.

    Claire's ex-husband Glenn married to Tania Colonna in 1999.
    Claire’s ex-husband Glenn Beck with his second wife Tania Colonna.

    From his second marriage, Glenn became a father again, expanding his family with the addition of two children, daughter Cheyenne Beck, born in 2006, and Raphe Beck.

    Where is Claire now?

    Born Claire Ellen McCabe in the United States of America on May 22, 1959, she belongs to the White ethnicity. Following the rough ending of her marriage with Glenn, Claire purposefully restricted herself from the public eye, seeking peace and privacy. She recently moved to Fairport, New York, and is living alone. 

    Claire turned 64 years old in 2024. The specifics of her life after marriage are still mostly unknown, highlighting her determination to keep a low profile despite previous challenges.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name Claire Ellen McCabe
    Popular Name Claire Beck
    Birth Place USA
    Birthday May 22, 1959
    Age 64 years
    Zodiac Gemini
    Nationality American
    Ethnicity White
    Net Worth $200,000
    Sexuality Straight
    Spouse Glenn Beck (Ex-Husband)