Josh Duggar Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 31 Dec, 2019
Facts of Josh Duggar
Date of Birth: 1988 , March-3
Age: 33 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Josh Duggar
Birth Name Joshua James Duggar
Nick Name Josh
Father Jim Bob Duggar
Mother Michelle Duggar
Birth Place/City Tontitown, Arkansas
Ethnicity White
Profession TV Personality
Net Worth $3.5 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Anna Renee Duggar (m. 2008)
Children Marcus Anthony Duggar, Meredith Grace Duggar, Mackynzie Renée Duggar, Michael James Duggar
Education N/A
Siblings Jessa Duggar, Jill Duggar, Joy-Anna Duggar
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American TV personality and political activist, Joshua James Duggar is known for his appearance on the reality television series, 19 Kids and Counting. He was the executive director of FRC Action, a lobbying PAC sponsored by the Family Research Council from 2013-2015. Duggar's publicity woes were named one of the "10 Big Scandals of 2015" by USA Today while the Washington Post listed Duggar as one of the "15 People the Internet Hated Most in 2015." 

In November 2015, adult-movie actress Danica Dillon filed suit against Duggar, claiming Duggar had "assaulted her to the point of causing her physical and emotional injuries".

Early Life Of Josh Duggar

Josh Duggar was born in the year 1988 on 3rd of March, in Tontitown, Arkansas, the United States of America. At this age, he has already reached the heights of success, but the recent scandals have cast a different light on him.

He belongs to the nationality American and ethnicity white. The names of his parents are Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar and they are very proud of what he has achieved. Amy Jordan is his cousin and Deanna Jordan is his aunt.

His childhood was neither that easy nor difficult. He was raised in a very conservative Christian family. He did not go to any schools or university for his education as he was homeschooled. He passed a state test for GED, General Equivalency Diploma with flying colors.

Josh Duggar's Career

Josh Duggar has been on the limelight due to his appearance in the reality TV shows about his unconventional, strictly religious family. The most popular reality show he has ever been a part of must be 19 Kids and Counting. The show used to be broadcast on the channel, TLC.

He was also active in conservative activism and as a result, was appointed the Executive Director of FRC Action. It was a program for the Family Research Council and he did a lot of commendable work for them.

Josh Duggar's Net Worth, Salary, And Social Media

Josh Duggar's net worth is $3.5 million at present. His net worth proves how successful he has been in his career. He has been very successful in his career and this has given him great earnings and a wonderful net worth.

His influence in social networking site is also massive as he has a brilliant 123 thousand follower in Twitter. He is not very tall as he has an average height of 5 feet 6 inches.

Josh Duggar's Personal Life

He married Anna Renee Duggar in the year 2008 and all is well between the husband and wife till now. He has a total of four children and they complete his family. The names of his children are Michael James Duggar, Mackynzie Renee Duggar, Marcus Anthony Duggar and the last one is Meredith Grace Duggar.

His personal life has been much talked about recently because of several facts that came to public attention this year. He has confessed to molesting four of his sisters and one another girl, all of whom were underage during the years 2002 and the year 2003.

Although he confessed to his parents, the incident was kept under wraps. The incident has kept on haunting him later in his life as he was ripped off of The Oprah Winfrey Show in 2006 when the producers got wind of his misdeeds.

The revelation about him molesting his sisters has also resulted in having his show, 19 Children and Counting canceled from TLC. It was also later revealed that he had tried having an affair through the infamous Ashley Madison website.

He and his wife are currently working through their problems that arose as a result of his cheating. He also had to quit his position at Family Research Council because of his scandals.