Kristine Hanson

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Kristine Hanson
Playboy centerfold appearance
September 1974
Preceded by Jean Manson
Succeeded by Ester Cordet
Personal details
Born (1951-09-23) September 23, 1951 (age 63)
Illinois, United States
Measurements Bust: 34
Waist: 23
Hips: 35
Height 5 ft 5.5 in (1.66 m)
Weight 112 lb (51 kg; 8.0 st)

Kristine Hanson (born September 23, 1951 in Illinois) is an American television broadcaster who also was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for the September 1974 issue.[1] Her centerfold was photographed by David Chan.

She currently is the host of DIY Network's The Dirt on Gardening.[2]

Hanson has been the meteorologist on KTXL, KOVR and KCRA in Sacramento, California, on KTVU, KGO, and KRON in San Francisco, and KZST in Santa Rosa, California.

She won an Emmy Award and a first place award for American Women in Radio and Television.[3]

She holds communication studies and theatre arts degrees from California State University, Sacramento and a degree in meteorology from San Francisco State University.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Playboy Playmate Pic and Data Sheet". Playboy Online. Retrieved June 6, 2007. 
  2. ^ "About The Dirt On Gardening". DIY Network. Archived from the original on May 9, 2007. Retrieved June 6, 2007. 
  3. ^ a b "Kristine Hanson". DIY Network. Retrieved June 6, 2007. 

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