Who is Jana Duggar?
Jana Duggar is an American television personality. She is known for her appearances on TLC as part of the reality television shows 19 Kids as well counting (2008–2015) and Counting On (2015–2017) also, she co-authored a book with her sisters Jill Michelle Dillard, Jessa Lauren Seewald, and Jinger Duggar Vuolo titled Growing Up Duggar: It’s All About Relationships.
Jana Duggar Age and Birthday
Jana Marie Duggar was born on January 12, 1990, in Tontitown, Arkansas, United States. Duggar celebrates his birthday on January 12 every year. She is 30 years old as of 2020.
Jana Duggar Height and Weight
Duggar is a woman of average stature, she also appears to be quite tall in stature in her photos. She stands at a height of 5 feet and 6 inches (1.68 m or 168 cm). She also weighs 123.2 lbs (56 kg). Duggar has light brown hair color with a pair of green eyes.
Jana Duggar Education
Duggar was educated at home during her childhood. Her parents gave her the responsibility of helping her younger siblings with their schoolwork as she was growing older. Jana took the test for her GED at 16 years old. Jana started taking piano lessons from Ruth Anita Anderson, who she alongside her siblings referred to as “Nana”, as a young child.
Also, she took violin lessons. Jana has been seen playing the harp, but it is unknown when she learned to play this instrument as an adult. Jana grew up as an active participant in Bill Gothard’s Institute for Basic Life Principles.
Jana Duggar Family-Parents
Duggar was born and raised in Tontitown, Arkansas as the second child and first daughter of Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Ruark.
Jana alongside her twin brother John David was seen by their parents as a blessing from God in response to their decision to stop using birth control after a miscarriage of their elder sibling who was named Caleb Ryan, although the gender was unknown. Then their parents went on to have 19 more children, totaling ten boys and nine girls.
Jana Duggar Siblings
Duggar is the sister of Joshua Duggar, Joseph Duggar, John-David Duggar, Jill Dillard, Jessa Seewald, Jinger Vuolo, Josiah Duggar, Joy-Anna Forsyth, Jedidiah Duggar, Jeremiah Duggar, Jason Duggar, James Duggar, Justin Duggar, Jackson Duggar, Johannah Duggar, Jennifer Duggar, Jordyn-Grace Duggar and Josie Duggar.
Jana Duggar Nieces
Felicity Nicole Vuolo, Mackynzie Renée Duggar, and Meredith Grace Duggar.
Jana Duggar Dating-Courtships, Wedding and Kids
Duggar confirmed that she had before courtships with a number of men, but that none of them turned out to be as serious as to reveal them publicly so, therefore, the identities of these men are unknown On April 2, 2019.
Jana Duggar Books
Duggar is the co-author of the book Growing Up Duggar which was published by Howard Books alongside her sisters Jill, Jessa, and Jinger. It was released on 4 March 2014. It shares an inside look at what being a Duggar child is like as they talk about their parents’ faith as well as perspectives on life.
Jana Duggar Net Worth
Duggar has an estimated net worth of $400 thousand dollars. She has accumulated her wealth from her successful career as a television personality.
Jana Duggar Career
Duggar started her public life as a member of the family featured in the documentary 14 Children as well Pregnant Again (2004), which talks about the daily life of the family from the “time they wake up” to the “time they go to sleep”.
The documentary aired on the Discovery Health Channel. Another documentary, Raising 16 Children was produced on the same channel in 2006 when Duggar’s sister Johannah was born. This was followed by another feature, On the Road with 16 Children about a family cross-country trip.
On September 29, 2008, 19 Kids and Counting (formerly 18 Kids and Counting and 17 Kids and Counting) started as a regular series based on the Duggar family. The show’s final episode aired on 19 May 19, 2015, as well as was formally canceled on 16 July 2015 due to her brother Josh’s scandals.
Another series, Jill & Jessa: Counting On, starring Jessa and her sister Jill, premiered on 13 December 2015. Various other family members were featured on the show. It followed the Duggars’ present lives after 19 Kids and Counting was canceled. The new version of the show called Counting On returned in 2017.
The show follows the lives of the older Duggar children, with the early episodes focusing specifically on Jill Dillard alongside Jessa Seewald. After its first season, the show expanded to include the rest of the Duggar children as well as their respective families.
Notable events throughout the show have included the weddings of Jinger to Jeremy Vuolo, Joy-Anna to Austin Forsyth, Joseph to Kendra Caldwell, Josiah to Lauren Swanson, and as well as John-David to Abbie Burnett and the pregnancy announcements of Jessa, Jill, Joy, Kendra, Jinger, Lauren, alongside Abbie.
The show has also featured the births of 9 grandchildren out of a total of seventeen; 4 births were featured on 19KAC as well as four were not aired on either show.
It was revealed On May 28, 2020, that the eleventh season will premiere on 30 June 2020. However, on 10 June 2020, it was reported through the Counting On the Facebook page that the season premiere was pushed back to 7th July 2020.