Ross Douthat Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Family, Wife, Children, Lyme Disease, Illness, Books, Net Worth

Ross Douthat Biography

Ross Douthat is a well-known New York Times columnist, blogger, political analyst, author, and columnist. He was previously a senior editor at The Atlantic. Ross is also well-known for his books, including Bad Religion.


How old is Ross Douthat?- Age

Ross is 42years old as of  November 2021. He was born Ross Gregory Douthat on November 28, 1979, in San Francisco, California, United States of America.

Ross Douthat High School – College

Douthat went to Hamden Hall, a prestigious private high school in Hamden, Connecticut. In 2002, he received his magna cum laude degree from Harvard University, where he was also elected to Phi Beta Kappa. While at Harvard, he wrote for The Harvard Crimson and edited The Harvard Salient.

Ross Douthat’s Height

The New York columnist stands at a height of 5’6″ (1.7 m).

Ross Douthat Parents- Family

He was born and raised in San Francisco, California, United States of America. Ross is the son of writer Patricia Snow and poet Charles Douthat, a partner in a New Haven law firm. His family is Catholic, but he converted to Pentecostalism as an adolescent. He is a devout Christian.

Ross Douthat’s Wife – Children

In 2007, Douthat married Abigail Tucker. Abigail, his wife, is a reporter for The Baltimore Sun and a writer for Smithsonian. Ross and Abigail are the proud parents of three children. Ross lives in New Haven, Connecticut, with his family.

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Ross Douthat Lyme Disease -Illness

Douthat revealed in his book “Deep Places” that he suffers from chronic Lyme disease, a diagnosis that is unknown to mainstream medicine. His Lyme disease symptoms began in 2015, shortly after relocating to Connecticut with his family.

Ross Douthat Book

  • Privilege:  2005
  • Grand New Party:  2008.
  • Bad Religion:  2012.
  • To Change the Church:  2018.
  • The Decadent Society: 2020.

Ross Douthat New York Times – Career

Douthat joined The New York Times in April 2009 as the paper’s youngest regular op-ed writer, succeeding Bill Kristol as a conservative voice on the editorial page. He was a senior editor at The Atlantic before joining The New York Times. Ross is also the author of “The Decadent Society,” which will be released in March 2020. Other books he has written include “To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism,” published in 2018, “Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics” (2012), “Privilege: Harvard and the Education of the Ruling Class” (2005), and “Grand New Party: How Republicans Can Win the Working Class and Save the American Dream,” co-authored with Reihan Salam (2008). He is the film critic for National Review. David Brooks considered Grand New Party the “best single guide of where the Republican Party ought to and is probably going to head.” Douthat was a film pundit for National Review and has additionally added to The Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard, the Claremont Review of Books, GQ, Slate, and different productions

Ross Douthat’s Net Worth

Douthat has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 to $4 million.