Joshua Micah Marshall Biography
|Date of Birth:||1969 , February-15|
|Age:||52 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Birth Name||Joshua Micah Marshall|
|Birth Place/City||St. Louis, Missouri, the United States|
Joshua Micah Marshall is an American journalist and blogger who is known for being the founder of Talking Points Memo. Talking Points Memo was called one of the most popular and most respected sites in the blogosphere by The New York Times.
Early Life Information: Age and Nationality
Joshua Micah Marshall was born on February 15, 1969, in St. Louis, Missouri, the United States as Joshua Micah Jesajan Dorja Marshall to his marine biology professor father. As of 2021, he is 52 years old. His nationality is American. As the details of his parents are not known, his ethnicity is also not clear.
Marshall studied at the Webb Schools of California. He graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor's degree in 1991. He even earned a Ph.D. degree from the Brown University in American history in 2003.
Professional Career and Joshua Micah Marshall's Net Worth in 2021
Joshua Micah Marshall, aged 52, started his career designing websites for law firms and writing articles about internet law. He began working as a freelance writer for The American Prospect in 1997 and by 1998, he was hired as the Washington Editor for the company. He worked there for three years and four months before resigning. In 2002, he worked as a writer for The Washington Monthly. He worked there for two years.
Micah created his blog, Talking Points Memo during the 2000 Florida election recount. Now, it has been over 20 years since the blog first started and he is still taking it to new heights. In 2002, he used Talking Points to report on Trent Lott's controversy and as a result, it brought huge traffic to the blog. After the controversy, the blog spiked its traffic from 8,000 to 20,000 page views a day.
Marshall started selling ads on his website and by the end of 2004, he was earning $10 thousand a month. During the 2008 US election campaign, Talking Points Memo saw a surge in traffic. Its visitors grew from 32,000 to 458,000 a year later. In May 2007, he and his Talking Points Memo team were listed under Time 100 by Arianna Huffington.
From his blogging career, Joshua Micah Marshall has amassed an estimated $5 million as of 2021. His earnings are all thanks to his career as a blogger and entrepreneur.
Is He Married? Children?
Joshua Micah Marshall is a married man. He got married to his wife, Millet Israeli in March 2005. The pair is extremely secretive when it comes to their personal lives. Hence, it is not clear whether the pair is living a happy life.
The pair have welcomed two kids into their lives. Their kids are sons, Sam and Daniel Marshall. The family of four currently lives in New York City.