Relationship Details

Celebrity Biographies

Jim Bob Duggar has been married to Michelle Duggar since July 21, 1984. They have been married for 33.8 years.

Jim Bob Duggar Profile Photo

Jim Bob Duggar

Entertainment - TV Personality

Why Famous: Father of 19 children

Age: 52 (b. 7/18/1965)


Jim Bob Duggar's Relationships (1)

Michelle Duggar Profile Photo

Michelle Duggar

Entertainment - TV Personality

Why Famous: Mother of 19 children

Age: 51 (b. 9/13/1966)


Michelle Duggar's Relationships (1)

Relationship Timeline

Event Start Date Length
Dating n/a --
Engaged n/a --
Married 7/21/1984 33.8 years
 Total33.8 years*

Add\Edit a Relationship Event

Children of this Relationship

Name Born Age Gender Type
Joshua James3/3/198830 yrs.MaleBiological
Caleb1989< 1 mo.*MaleBiological
Jana Marie1/12/199028 yrs.FemaleBiological
John-David1/12/199028 yrs.MaleBiological
Jill Michelle5/17/199127 yrs.FemaleBiological
Jessa Lauren11/4/199225 yrs.FemaleBiological
Jinger Nicole12/21/199324 yrs.FemaleBiological
Joseph Garrett1/20/199523 yrs.MaleBiological
Josiah Matthew8/28/199621 yrs.MaleBiological
Joy-Anna10/28/199720 yrs.FemaleBiological
Jeremiah Robert12/30/199819 yrs.MaleBiological
Jedidiah Robert12/30/199819 yrs.MaleBiological
Jason Michael4/21/200018 yrs.MaleBiological
James Andrew7/7/200116 yrs.MaleBiological
Justin Samuel11/15/200215 yrs.MaleBiological
Jackson Levi5/23/200414 yrs.MaleBiological
Johannah Faith10/11/200512 yrs.FemaleBiological
Jennifer Danielle8/2/200710 yrs.FemaleBiological
Jordyn-Grace Makiya12/18/20089 yrs.FemaleBiological
Josie Brooklyn12/10/20098 yrs.FemaleBiological
Jubilee Shalom 12/2/2011< 1 mo.*FemaleBiological

* Age at time of death

Add/Edit a Child


No known Affairs for this Relationship. Add an Affair

Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia

Where and/or how did Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar meet?

Their first encounter was when Jim Bob went with a friend to Michelle's house. Jim Bob thought she was "the most beautiful girl [he] had ever met," but they did not talk to each other. A year later, they met again when Michelle was working at a yogurt shop that was managed by Jim Bob's mother, and they soon began dating.

Why did Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar break up?

Add the Answer

Other Relationship Information about Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar:

Jim Bob and Michelle do not use birth control. They allow God to bless them with as many children as "He sees fit in His timing."

Add other Relationship Information

Classic Quotes by Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar about their relationship:

"[They're] such...beautiful little blessings." Michelle Duggar 1/5/2009
"There was so much grief in our hearts. I think as parents we felt like failures," she told Kelly. "Here we tried to raise our kids to do what's right, to know what's right. And yet, one of our children made some really bad choices and I think, as a parent, we were just devastated." Michelle Duggar 6/3/2015
"Tomorrow, we will sit down with Megyn Kelly on Fox News to share our hearts with you about the pain that we walked through as a family twelve years ago. The tears we all shed and the forgiveness that was given. We appreciate the outpouring of love and prayers for our family at this time." Michelle Duggar 6/2/2015

Add a Quote

Edit Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia

Go To Jim Bob Duggar's Profile   Go To Michelle Duggar's Profile

What do you think of this relationship?

Famous Hookups ©2006 - 2018 Joint Venture 1. All rights reserved.
Photos via PR Photos Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site! Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!