Daniella Karagach

Daniella Karagach

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Brooklyn, New York, USA
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Daniella Karagach is a New York-based American ballroom dancer. Daniella Karagach is best known for her appearances on the American dance competition television series “Dancing with the Stars”. Similarly, she joined the show’s 28th season cast as a professional ballroom dancer in 2019.

Early Life and Childhood

Daniella Karagach was born in Brooklyn, New York, on December 26, 1992. As of the year now, her age is 29 years old. She holds up American nationality and her astrological sign is Capricorn. Similarly, she was born to Regina Yvette Karagach (mother) and Mark Karagach (father). Her parents are Moldovan immigrants. Her parents split when she was just a year old. She then relocated with her mother, an adolescent psychologist. Her mother eventually married Arie Zuinam.

She was reared in Forest Hills, New York, by her mother and stepfather and her stepsister, Ariana. Her mother forced her to enroll in ballet courses when she was three years old. She was diagnosed with “ADD/ADHD” when she was six years old. On the other hand, her mother coerced her into taking Latin dancing classes without putting her on medicine. She later recovered from the sickness and proceeded to take dance courses and compete in junior dancing contests.

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Caption: Daniella Karagach’s photo with her grandmother (Source: Instagram)

Similarly, she was ready for ballroom dancing by the age of 11. She attended Franklin D. Roosevelt High School, where she excelled in school dancing contests. She attended the Staten College Campus of The City University of New York after graduating from high school and graduated in 2010. She continued her dance career as a junior while finishing her education. Likewise, she and her partner, Leonid Juashkovsky, won the United States junior I and II Latin Championship three times as juniors. They were also finalists at the Celtic Classic, the Moscow Open, and the Barcelona Open.

They represented the United States at the World Championships in Latvia, Russia, and Barcelona. The team also appeared in the second and third seasons of “America’s Ballroom Challenge,” an American competitive ballroom dancing television series.

Professional Life

Daniella Karagach began her professional dancing career in January 2009, when she joined forces with an American dancer and her husband, Pasha Pashkov. They have won seven US 10-Dance Championships as well as the Latin Championship. They represented the United States in the World Games in Taiwan in 2009. In addition, the couple advanced to the semi-finals of the World Championship in Spain. Similarly, they represented the United States in the 10 Dance World Championships in Austria, the Ballroom World Championship in Germany, and the World Cup in Korea in 2010.

She and Pashkov represented the United States in several international events in 2011, including the “World 10 Dance Cup,” the “World Latin Championship,” the “World Ballroom Championship in Moscow,” and the “Ten Dance World Championship”. In 2011, they won the UK Open Ten Dance Championships in London. Their duo also won the 2012 US dance national Latin Championship and advanced to the Blackpool Dance Festival semifinals.

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Caption: Daniella Karagach captured with her dance partner on dance show (Source: Instagram)


They appeared in touring events such as “Pros” in 2014 and “Dance Legends” in 2015. The duo made history by being the first American pair in 40 years to compete in all four styles at the World Championships (Latin, Ballroom, Tendance, and Show dance). In 2017, Karagach became a professional in the Latin Dancesport category. She and Pasha won the Latin American Showdance Championship in the United States in 2018. They also took home the British Open Rising Star Professional title and the UK Open Rising Star Professional title.

Moreover, she rose to notoriety in 2018 after she was cast as a professional dancer on the American dance competition show “Dancing with the Stars”. She is presently a professional dancer on the 29th season of Dancing with the Stars, which will be broadcast on the ABC Network on September 14, 2020. In this season of the program, she has teamed up with American rapper, singer, and songwriter, Cornell Iral Haynes Jr, best known by his stage name, Nelly. Their team has advanced to the top 7 of the tournament. The next episode of the show will air on November 9, 2020.

Net Worth

Daniella Karagach has amassed a sizable fortune as a dancer. She began her profession as a junior and has risen to remarkable heights in her profession. She currently earns $280,000 every episode as a professional dancer on the show Dancing with the Stars. Karagach’s net worth is predicted to be $900,000 as of 2020, based on her earnings. With her money, she is currently enjoying a rich and opulent lifestyle.

Personal Life

Daniella Karagachis married to husband Pasha Pashkov. Pashkov is an American dancer best known for her appearances on the television show “Dancing with the Stars.” The pair began dating in January 2009, when they were working together professionally. The pair married in a small ceremony in New York in 2014. They have yet to be blessed with a kid. The pair are currently living together in New York.

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Caption: Daniella Karagach posing for a photo with her partner (Source: Instagram)

Body Measurement and Social Media

Daniella Karagach is a stunning woman in her late twenties. She has a well-kept athletic physique. She has light skin, blonde hair, and brown eyes. Similarly, she is 5ft 7inches (1.7m) tall and weighs around 58kg (127lbs). Her physical measurements are 32-24-34. She wears a size 6 shoe (US).

Similarly, she is active on social media including Twitter and Instagram. She has gained more than 150k followers on Instagram under the username @daniellakaragach. She has gained more than 4.1k followers on Twitter under the username @DKaragach.