Who is Jacqueline Dena Guber? All About Barbara Walters’ daughter

Jacqueline Dena Guber aka Jackie Danforth is the only child of the legendary television personality, Barbara Walters. Well, she is the adopted daughter of Barbara and her second husband, Lee Guber.

Barbara is a former broadcast journalist, television personality, and author who has hosted numerous shows including Today, The View, 20/20, and the ABC Evening News. Her interviewing ability is legendary in the TV industry.

Talking about her daughter, Jacqueline was adopted in 1968 by Barbara and Lee. Although she doesn’t like to be in the media, being the most famous TV personality’s daughter made it harder for her not to be.

Shee has been arrested and also faced addiction during her teenage years. Moreover, she has been married three times.

How Old is Jacqueline Dena Guber?

Jacqueline Dena Guber was born on 14 June 1968 in the United States. As of now, she is 54 years old. Although there are no details on her biological parents, she was adopted by Barbara Walters and her husband, Lee Guber shortly after her birth.

Moreover, Barbara named Jacqueline after her sister. According to the TV star, she had three miscarriages, so she and her then-husband decided to go through adoption.

What Does Jacqueline Dena Guber Do For Living?

Various sources have claimed that Jackie is a businesswoman. However, as she loves her privacy, she hasn’t revealed what kind of business is she involved in.

On the Other hand, her mother worked as a publicist with Tex McCrary Inc. in her initial days. She joined NBC’s The Today Show as a researcher and a writer in the year 1961. After working for many years, her final on-air interview was with former President Donald Trump in the December of 2015 for ABC News.

Jacqueline Dena Guber with her mother
Source: Press Informant

Jacqueline Dena Guber Used to Run Away From Home

In an interview with NBC News, Jacqueline and Barbara opened up about Jackie’s earlier rebellious years. Jackie used to run often from her home. She confessed, “I loved to run. I thought running would solve all my problems.” 

There was a time she went missing for a month. However, as Barbara didn’t want her daughter to be in the public eye, she didn’t call the police.

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Like Her Mother, Jacqueline Dena Guber Also wasn’t Lucky at Love

Although Jackie doesn’t like being in the limelight, she hasn’t revealed many details about herself. However, there are some leaked details about her love life. The star kid has been married several times. To be precise, three times.

Her first marriage was to a guy named Scott Pontius. The couple first met when Jackie was working as a receptionist at Riverton Hospital. Pontius was a Highline Community College graduate and he worked in construction and volunteers with the White Center Fire Department.

The couple exchanged their wedding vows on 17 August 1996 at the Inn at Semiahmoo. Unfortunately, their relationship didn’t last long. However, they haven’t revealed details of their divorce.

After her divorce from Scott, Jacqueline married Mark Danforth. The couple seems to have gotten married in the mid-2000s, however, there are no details regarding the exact date and place.

But, we do know that they are divorced though we don’t have any info on the reason for their divorce.

She was Arrested for DIU

In 2013, Jacqueline was arrested for a DIU. She seems to have confronted and verbally abused her arresting officers at that time.

Besides, she was also arrested in 2014 for being healing intoxicated when the officer stopped her in Naples, Florida while driving. Later on, she got the bail with a total amount of $1k.

Jacqueline Dena Guber Net Worth

As of 2022, Jacqueline hasn’t revealed anything about her business and earnings. So, we haven’t been able to determine her net worth.

On the other hand, her mother, Barbara Walters has a whopping net worth of $170 million as of now. Barbara’s initial source of income comes from her being a journalist, author, and television personality.

Jacqueline Dena Guber giving pose
Source: Biography Tribune

Body Measurement

Considering her body appearance, we could tell, she has a height of more than 5 feet and 6 inches tall. In addition, her mother stands at a height of 5 feet and 5 inches tall. Meanwhile, she weighs around 57 Kg. Apart from it, she has a body measurement of 34-26-32 inches as of now.

Social Media

Guber’s mother, Barbara could be found on different social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook. At the moment, she has 1.4 million followers with 544 tweets on her Twitter account. She has followed 16 active users and operates her account under the name of @BarbaraJWalters.

Likewise, her mother possessed more than 405k followers on her Facebook profile. She has just followed 1 person through her account to date i.e Andrea Amiel.

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