Danny Yamashiro Biography, Age, Wife, Radio, Net Worth, Church and Books

Danny Yamashiro radio personality

Danny Yamashiro Biography

Danny Yamashiro is a Honolulu, Hawaii native Radio host, evangelist, pastor, best-selling author, and researcher who is known for being survived a 400-foot fall from the ridge of the Nuʻuanu Pali in Honolulu, Hawaii.


He was the founding pastor of the Church of Christ at Kapolei, affiliated with the Evangelical Free Church of America, and served nine years, from the year 1998 to 2007 as senior pastor.

Danny Yamashiro Age

Yamashiro is will be turning 53 on 7 July 2021. He was born on 5 December 1967 in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

Danny Yamashiro Family

He is the son of Rev. David T. Yamashiro, Sr. He is an American with paternal origins in Okinawa, of Chinese, Hawaiian and Japanese descent. His father was a footballer and basketballer for Father Kenneth A. Bray. He is the great-grandson of the famous Hawaiian detective Chang Apana, inspired by the Hollywood character Charlie Chan, created by Harvard alumnus Earl Derr Biggers in 1907.

Danny Yamashiro Wife

He is married to Jamie Yamashiro. The couple has three children: Allie Yamashiro, Hugh Yamashiro, and Luke Yamashiro. They together live in Brookline, Massachusetts in the United States of America.

Danny Yamashiro Education

Yamashiro graduated with a Master of Liberal Arts degree from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with an emphasis on government. He also graduated from Harvard’s 366th commencement on May 25, 2017. Yamashiro studied at Chaminade University in 1987 in Honolulu, Hawaii, before moving to Biola University and Talbot School of Theology in La Mirada, California, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies and Theology in 1991 and Master of Arts in Bible Exposition in 1993. He attended the University of Oxford Theology Summer School at Christ Church, Oxford in England.

Danny Yamashiro Radio (The Good Life)

Yamashiro is the host of the program A Slice of The Good Life, which airs daily in Ontario, Canada, Kent, England, and Malaybalay City, Philippines, internationally in the United States, and formerly aired on Salem Communications 99.5 KKLA-FM in Greater Los Angeles. He hosts Hawaii’s only local Christian radio talk show, The Good Life Hawaii, on Salem Communications 99.5 KGU-FM.

Danny Yamashiro radio personality
Danny Yamashiro radio personality

Danny Yamashiro Net Worth

Yamashiro has made a good fortune from his work as a Radio host, evangelist, pastor, author, and researcher. However, his assets are not recorded. His net worth is still under review.

Danny Yamashiro Survival

Yamashiro slipped and dropped headfirst 300 feet (91 meters) and later another 100 feet (31 meters) on December 22, 1985, trying to save his stranded girlfriend from a 20-foot (6 meters) mountain-climbing crash. During an attempted escape, the second fall took place and was captured on video. It is broadcast in Hawaii on newscasts. He sustained serious head trauma, fractures of the brain, numerous tears in his scalp, a fractured foot, damaged organs, deep lacerations, and comatosis.

Danny Yamashiro Church

Yamashiro founded the Evangelistic Organization, Inc. (JCCY) of Jesus Christ Is Calling You in 1993 and initiated a series of large-scale revival tent meetings across Hawaii. Since 1998, his organization has founded Paradise Global Mission and extended with medical and dental clinics, sports clinics, and various types of humanitarian assistance to reach many countries worldwide by supporting the work of Christian churches in rural locations.

Danny Yamashiro Books

1997; Paradise Calls: Spellbinding Story of Hawaii’s Evangelist.
1998; Know Your Future Today. Jesus Christ Is Calling You
2000; Spiritual Reshaping of a Christian Hawaii
2003; The Good Life: Encouragement You Need When You Need It.
2004; Building Blocks for Better Living.
2007; Discover the Champion in You.
2008; Successful Evangelism 100% of the Time.
2011; Paradise Calls: A Spellbinding Story of Survival and Hope from Hawaii’s Evangelist.
2012; Winner’s Edge.
2016; Unleashing The Greatness in You.