Danielle Colby is an American Reality Television Personality. Danielle Colby is famous for appearing on the reality television series American Pickers’ on the History Channel and as a burlesque dancer.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Danielle Colby was born on December 3, 1975. Danielle was raised in Davenport, Iowa, and later brought up Jehovah’s Witness. She is currently 46 years old. Similarly, she holds American nationality with the birth sign Sagittarius.
She is the daughter of Sue Colby. There is no information about her father. Similarly, she has a sister with her in the family. Colby explained that her childhood went very bad and rough. She was sexually molested at a young age by a grown man.
Regarding her education, she hasn’t revealed any information regarding her education and qualifications.
As she had a poor childhood, she was enthusiastic about learning new things. And engaged in many fields and has also succeeded. She owned a Female roller derby team, the Big Mouth Mickies during her youth.
She participated in the roller derby team however, she gave up due to some injuries. While staying in Chicago, she spectated burlesque performances and was influenced by the performance of standup comedian Margaret Moran Cho.
She formed the professional burlesque troupe Burlesque Le Moustache,’ consisting of nine performers. including herself. Finally, he established her burlesque academy named Dannie Diesel.
Similarly, she becomes part of the American reality television show ‘American Pickers,’ which premiered on the History channel in 2010. Danielle Colby appeared in 299 episodes till now.
However, the Television show was created by her closet friend Mike Wolfe. The show is about gathering new and antique items and products.
And sell them to the buyers by traveling all around the country which appeared as the Top rated non-fiction series. The show has gathered recognition from lots of viewers.
Furthermore, Colby owns a retro clothing boutique in 2013 named 4 miles 2 Memphis in Lowa. She usually helps Puerto Rico residents who survived Hurricane Irma. She also donates to a domestic Violence organization named Batey Girls.
Similarly, she also serves as the manager of the Antique Archaeology office in the documentary series. The business is owned by Wolfe who usually leads Mike and Frank. Likewise, she is also involved in social and charity works.
Reflecting on her body measurement, Danielle Colby has a good personality with a nice body. And she has a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 78 kgs.
Similarly, she has a beautiful pair of Hazel green eyes with her shiny black hair. Likewise, she has inked different tattoos on her body parts.
Reflecting on her social media presence, Colby is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Her Instagram handle is @danielleamericanpicker and has over 202k followers on it.
Similarly, her Twitter handle is @daniellecolbyand has had 91.7k followers since she joined in February 2010. she has more than 508.4k followers on her Facebook account.
Even though Danielle Colby faced rumors and controversy, she stood up strong and become successful in her career, and earns a good amount of money.
Her estimated net worth is $1.5 million whereas there is no information about assets, income, and salary. she is living a luxurious life.
Danielle Colby is a married woman. She has married twice. She has married kelvin Colby in 2004. However, the marriage didn’t last long, and later they divorced. Together they have two sons.
Similarly, Danielle started dating a French artist and graphic designer Alexandra. However, they tied the knot on February 14, 2015, and living a blissful life with her two kids.
Rumors and Controversy
Being a burlesque dancer was not so easy for her, she was into rumors and controversy for being a burlesque dancer. Rather than appreciation, Danielle got into criticism for negative remarks most of the time.
People asked her to delete her post while she expresses her ideas and views fearlessly on social websites that are not mainstream. Similarly, she was also into rumors regarding her relationship with her best friend Mike.
However, she explained that mike is her best friend for over ten years.