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Ken Squier

Birthday, Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & Facts

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Ken Squier’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Ken Squier

Place Of Birth

Waterbury, USA

Age

87 years old

Birth Date

April 10, 1935

Star Sign

Pisces

Ken Squier Facts

Child Star?

No

Occupation

Motorsports Editor, Sportscaster

Net Worth

$1 million

Current Partner

Elizabeth

Parents

Lloyd Squier

Height

1.7m (5'4"")

Nationality

American

Chinese Year

Year of the Boar

About Ken Squier

Ken Squier is an American motorsports editor and sportscaster.

He performed an impressive role as a sportscaster in several movies, including '1986’s Rad' and 'The Cannonball Run'. In 1972, Ken joined CBS Sports and has been the principal announcer of the Daytona 500 for more than 20 years.

Ken’s influence on the broadcast of race has been profound. He persuaded the skeptics in 1979 that the Daytona race can be called in a way that the listening public would be enthralled by the entire story of the race from start to finish or flag to flag. His zodiac sign is Aries, and his birthstone is Diamond.

Ken Squier Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Ken Squier’s net worth?

Ken Squier has a net worth of around $100,000 - 1 million. His main source of income includes his successful career as a motorsports editor and sportscaster.

How much does Ken Squier earn per year?

There is no information available about how much Ken Squier earns per month.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Ken Squier?

Ken Squier is 5 ft 5 in (165.1 cm) tall.

How old is Ken Squier?

Ken Squier's birthday is on April 10, 1935. As of 2022, he is 87 years old.

Childhood And Education

Ken Squier was born in Waterbury, Vermont, USA, on April 10, 1935. Ken's father's name is Lloyd Squier. He operated and owned WDEV in Waterbury, Vermont. Ken Squier began his on-air work when his father died in 1979. Ken inherited the WDEV station and remains its CEO and principal owner.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Ken Squier’s partner?

Ken Squier married Elizabeth. The couple has no children.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Ken Squier is a well-known American sportscaster. In the year 1950, he was the announcer at the Northeastern Speedway, Malletts Bay and the Monadnock Speedway. In the 60s, he opened Thunder Road International SpeedBowl.

He, along with six other people, founded Catamount Stadium in Vermont. Ken was a frequent announcer at the track named The Home of the Brave. He served as a pit reporter for flag-to-flag coverage of the Greenville 200. He later joined CBS Sports. Ken served as the lap-by-lap commentator on CBS for NASCAR. He has also provided lap-by-lap commentary from 1983-1999 for TBS.

In the 90s, Ken announced CBS Sports' CART IndyCar broadcasts. He also hosted the Individual Speedway World Championship alongside four-time Barry Briggs, Speedway World Champion, and reporter Dave Despain.

What awards has Ken Squier won?

On May 24, 2017, Ken Squier was inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. In 2012, he was inducted into the Vermont Sports Hall of Fame.

Ken Squier’s Hobbies And Interests

Ken Squier loves watching movies. He also loves gardening and reading books.

Other Interesting Ken Squier Facts And Trivia

  • His birthplace is Vermont. He was born on April 10, 1935.
  • This American sportscaster is known for providing the lap-by-lap commentary on CBS for NASCAR. He was appreciated for his excellent commentary on NASCAR and unique NASCAR coverage.
  • In 2002, Ken Squier was inducted into the Auto Racers Hall of Fame, New England.
  • Ken Squier has also announced other sports outside of auto racing, including golf, ice skating, and tennis. He has announced in countries other than the United States, including Australia, Europe, and Japan.
  • He was a play-by-play announcer in the 1992 Winter Olympics for CBS' United States coverage in Albertville. He was also the 1994 Winter Olympics announcer. Since 2013, Ken Squier is an announcer on the famous TV show 'R U Faster Than a Redneck?'.
  • Ken Squier has also acted in various movies as an announcer, including 'The Cannonball Run,' 'Rad,' 'CMT 40 Greatest NASCAR Moments,' and 'Daytona 500: Drama, Danger, Dedication.'
  • He has Co-founded World Sports Enterprises, the first production company that specializes in motorsports.
  • He is also known to be the founder of the American Canadian Tour model racing series.

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