Born on March 3, 1988, in Tontitown, Arkansas, Joshua James Duggar is an American convicted sex offender, political extremist, and former reality television personality. He is best recognized for his appearances on the reality television series 19 Kids and Counting.
He is the eldest son of Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar. He grew up with 18 siblings.
He was homeschooled and did not attend college. At age 16, he passed Arkansas’s state test for a general equivalency diploma.
Duggar worked as the executive director for FRC Action from June 2013 to May 2015.
On May 21, 2015, news broke that he had molested multiple underage girls, including a victim under five years old, when he was aged 14–15. The news led to the cancellation of 19 Kids and Counting on July 16, 2015.
News of Duggar’s actions was named one of the “10 Big Scandals of 2015” by USA Today, and The Washington Post listed Duggar as one of the 15 most hated people on the Internet in 2015.
On April 29, 2021, Duggar was arrested by U.S. Marshals on charges of receiving and possessing child pornography. He was found guilty on all charges on December 9, 2021.
Josh is married to Anna Keller and they are parents to 7 kids.
Where Is Josh Duggar Now?
Josh is currently living in Arkansas. He will be sentenced on May 25, 2022.