Nick Vujicic Biography, Age, Parents, Wife, Kids, Life Without Limbs, Books

Nick Vujicic, American-Australian Motivational Speaker

Nick Vujicic Biography

Nick Vujicic is a Christian evangelist and motivational speaker who was born without limbs as a result of an extremely rare disorder known as Tetra-amelia syndrome or autosomal recessive tetra Amelia. Tetra amelia syndrome is a congenital/birth defect caused by mutations in the WNT3 gene with which there is absence of all four limbs.


His motivational talks are mostly based on providing his audience with inspiration to accomplish great things in their lives. Despite his physical inabilities, Nick does not bemoan his limitations. Rather, he is regularly out speaking to people on hope in love as well as his faith in Jesus Christ.

How old is Evangelist Nick Vujicic? – Age

The ‘Life Without Limbs’ founder is 38 years old as of December 4, 2020. He was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. His full birth name is Nicholas James Vujicic

Nick Vujicic Family – Parents and Siblings

Nick is an Australian also with American nationality. He was born in Melbourne, Australia with his Serbian parents having migrated to Australia from Yugoslavia. They are known as Dusanka Vujicic and Borislav Vujicic.

After birth, Nick’s condition was a huge shock to his parents with his mother taking the revelation quite hard as she refused to hold or even see him when he was brought to her. It took her a while to recover from the shock and both she and Nick’s father accepted their child holding the belief that God had a plan for their son.

They aimed at raising Nick as a normal child, something Nick says they accomplished. Also, Nick has two siblings; a brother known as Aaron Vujicic and a sister by the name Michelle Vujicic.

Who is Nick Vujicic’s Wife?

Vujicic is married to Kanae Miyahara. Being from Australia, he moved to California, United States, on March 9, 2002 and in 2008 in McKinney, Texas, near Dallas, he met his then future wife at a place he had gone to deliver a speech. They began their relation and got married in Palos Verdes Peninsula, California on February 12, 2012.

Does Nick Vujicic have kids? – Children

Since getting married, Nick and his wife are parents to four children; sons Kiyoshi James (born in 2013) and Dejan Levi (born in 2015) as well as identical twin daughters Olivia Mei and Ellie Laurel. As a family, they reside in Southern California.

Evangelist Nick Vujicic
Evangelist Nick Vujicic

Nick Vujicic Life Without Limbs

Life Without Limbs is an international non-profit organization founded by Nick in 2005. It is also a ministry and he is the evangelist sharing the message of having faith in Jesus Christ.

Nick Vujicic Attitude is Altitude – Motivational Speaking

Altitude is Altitude is another company founded by Nick in 2007. It is described as a secular motivational speaking company. Nick began delivering motivational speeches at the age of 17. This was after his mother shared with him a newspaper story of a woman with a severe disability and she was praying about it. He began by giving talks at his prayer group and has since grown that into a passion delivering speeches that are watched all over the world.

Vujicic is a graduate of Griffith University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree; double major in financial planning and accountancy.

From his Nick’s defect, one of his feet had fused toes that were separated in an operation so that he could be able to use them as fingers to grab. He hilariously refers to the foot as his chicken drumstick.

Nick Vujicic Height

He stands at an average height of 3 ft 2 in (0.99 m).

Nick Vujicic Movies and TV Shows

Vujicic was cast as Will in the short film The Butterfly Circus. He was awarded Best Actor at the 2010 Process Fest Independent Film Festival for his starring role.

Nick Vujicic Books

Nock is an award-winning book author who has written a couple of motivational books. Through his books, he aims at reaching as many people as possible around the world, hence, his books have been made available in several languages. The books include:

♦  2020 – Life Without Limits: Inspiration of a Ridiculously
♦  2018 – Be the Hands and Feet: Living Out God’s Love for All His Children
♦  2016 – Love Without Limits
♦  2015 – Stand Strong
♦  2014 – The Power of Unstoppable Faith
♦  2013 – Limitless: Devotions for a Ridiculously Good Life
♦  2013 – Unstoppable: The Incredible Power of Faith in Action
♦  2012 – Your Life Without Limits
♦  2010 – Good Life

Nick Vujicic Quotes

  • If you can’t get a miracle, become one
  • If I fail, I try again, and again, and again
  • It’s a lie to think you’re not good enough
  • Life isn’t about having, it’s about being
  • I never met a bitter person who was thankful
  • Life without limbs? Or life without limits?
  • Don’t put your life on hold so that you can dwell on the unfairness of past hurts.
  • Some injuries heal more quickly if you keep moving.
  • If I fail, I try again, and again, and again