Elisabeth Hasselbeck was born on May 28, 1977. Elisabeth Hasselbeck is an American reality show contestant of Survivor: The Australian Outback and current co-host on the United States daytime talk show The View. Elisabeth DelPadre Filarski was born in Cranston, Rhode Island. She is the daughter of Catholic-school teacher and lawyer Elizabeth DelPadre and architect Kenneth Filarski. Elisabeth Hasselbeck has one brother, Kenneth Jr, a judge and aspiring musician.
As a child, she lived in Providence and Cranston, Rhode Island. Elisabeth Hasselbeck was raised Catholic and attended St. Mary School in Cranston, followed by St. Mary Academy – Bay View in Riverside, Rhode Island where she graduated in 1995. She then attended Boston College where she captained the women’s softball team for two seasons. With a concentration on large paintings and industrial design, Hasselbeck graduated with a Fine Arts degree in 1999.