The road to success in Hollywood is a little different for everyone who wants to be a celebrity; however, these days, reality television is gradually becoming a major launching pad for most successful celebrities. Some of our favorite stars including Cardi B, Emma Stone, and Jamie Chung all began their career journey on the small screen and today, they have become incredibly successful in their respective careers. Similarly, fast-rising stars such as Jinger Vuolo have equally joined the long list of celebrities currently making waves through their appearances on reality television shows.
Interestingly, Jinger Vuolo isn’t just a renowned television personality but also a published author. She garnered fame through her appearances on her family’s shows Counting On and 19 Kids and Counting, which airs on the TLC network. In addition, she is also famous for being the wife of the former professional American soccer star, Jeremy Vuolo. From her early life to her career and to family life, learn everything you need to know about Jinger Vuolo below.
Jinger Vuolo – Biography
The charming TV star was born Jinger Nicole Duggar on the 21st day of December 1993 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States. She is the daughter of Michelle Duggar and her husband, Jim Bob. Growing up, Jinger spent her early years in Fayetteville along with her 18 other siblings. Regarding her education, Jinger Vuolo completed her basic and higher education in her hometown, however, she has not revealed any details about her educational history and institutions she attended. Being an author, we can only assume she must have acquired a Bachelor of Arts degree.
The gorgeous media star began her career several years ago, precisely in 2004, when she appeared in a television show tagged 14 Children and Pregnant Again. The show was aired on the Discovery Health Channel and it revolves around her whole family and their day-to-day activities. Subsequently, she went on to appear in another show titled Raising 16 Children two years later. The show centers on her family and how her parents are able to raise her and her fifteen other siblings at the time. It showed for some time before it was eventually canceled two years later. By the year 2008, the Duggar family started another reality TV show with the name 19 Kids and Counting. This time, the show centered on Duggar’s parents and their 19 children including Jinger.
The show premiered on the TLC network in 2008 and was aired for seven years before its cancellation in 2015. After its cancellation, TLC announced the starting of its sequel Counting On which later premiered in December 2015. Currently, in its 9th season, Jinger has been one of the main characters of the show to date. She also makes appearances along with her husband, Jeremy. Aside from the show, the famed star has equally authored a book entitled Growing Up Duggar: It’s All About Relationships which was about her childhood experiences along with her sisters in their family. The book was published in 2015.
Family: Parents, Siblings, and Husband
Just like we mentioned above, Jinger Vuolo was born to American parents – Jim Bob Duggar and his wife Michelle Duggar. Her father is a famous American politician, real estate investor, and TV personality. Notably, he was a one-time member of the Arkansas House of Representatives for District 6 from 1999 to 2002.
Her parents got hitched in 1984 and together, they have 19 kids including Jinger. She is the sixth child and fourth girl born to her parents. She has 18 other siblings including ten brothers – Joshua, John, Joseph, Josiah, Jedidiah, Jeremy, Jason, James, Justin, and Jackson, as well as eight sisters – Jana, Jill, Jessa, Joy, Johannah, Jennifer, Jordyn, and Josie.
In addition to her successful career, Jinger is also successful in her love life. She is happily married to the former American soccer star, Jeremy Vuolo. The pair met in 2015 while on a mission trip to Central America. Afterward, they kicked off their relationship which later ended in marriage the following year. The couple tied the knot on the 5th of November 2016 and their wedding took place in the United States. They welcomed their first bundle of joy, a daughter named Felicity Nicole Vuolo on 19th July 2018. Jinger and her family currently reside in Los Angeles, California.
Jinger Vuolo has become amazingly successful since the inception of her career in 2004. Through her various stints on television, the media star has been receiving fat paychecks from her family show. She is currently living a lavish lifestyle with her net worth pegged at $2 million. Vuolo made her fortune from the sale of her book, salaries from TV shows, and other endeavors.
Interesting Facts about Jinger Vuolo
1. Jinger Vuolo was born and raised a Baptist
2. The media star has her first name as well as the first names of her 18 other siblings starting with the letter “J”
3. She is the first daughter in her family to give birth to a baby girl; her other sisters who are married all have male children.
4. Her daughter, Felicity, is the twelfth grandchild and third granddaughter of her parents, Jim Bob and Michelle.