Danielle Colby Net Worth, Age, Ethnicity, Boyfriend, Height, Career

Danielle Colby

Danielle Colby also known as Queen Of Rust, is an American television personality best known for her show ‘American Pickers’ from Davenport, Iowa. She also works as the office manager for Antique Archaeology.

Mike Wolfe created American Pickers, a documentary reality television series that airs on the History channel. She is a member of the main cast of the television show, and her main job is to assist Frank Fritz and Mike Wolfe, the show’s main pickers.

Quick Facts

Full Real NameDanielle Colby.
NicknameQueen Of Rust.
Earlier Known AsDanielle Colby-Cushman.
BirthdayDecember 03, 1975.
Age 48 years old.
ProfessionTelevision Personality and Antique Shop Office Manager.
Place of BirthDavenport, Iowa.
ResidenceChicago, Illinois, USA.
Net worth $1.5 million – $2 million USD (approx.).
Zodiac SignSagittarius.
FaithJehovah’s Witness.
ParentsFather – name not known
Mother – Sue Colby.
SiblingsSister – Carbomb Betty.
Brother – None.
Height (approx.)In Feet Inches: 5′ 9″.
In Meters: 1.75 m.
In Centimetres: 175 cm.
Weight (approx.)In Kilograms: 75 kg.
In Pounds: 165 lbs.
Hair ColorDark Brown.
Eye ColorBlue.
Marital StatusDivorced twice.

Danielle Colby Biography

Danielle Colby was born on December 3, 1975, this celebrity was born to her parents. Her birthplace is Davenport, Iowa, in the United States of America. Danielle Colby will be 48 years old in 2024.

This TV star was raised as a Jehovah’s Witness, according to my research. She has American citizenship because she is a citizen of the United States. Danielle finished her education at a public school in her hometown, but there isn’t much information about her studies available on the internet.

She has a very close relationship with her mother, Sue Colby, but I couldn’t find anything about her father on the internet. Danielle Colby is not her parent’s only child; she was raised alongside her sister Carbomb Betty.

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Danielle Colby Boyfriend, Dating

Danielle Colby first dated her ex-boyfriend Chad Cushman, who was born in England and holds English nationality. They were in a relationship for a while before marrying each other in 2004.

Her marriage to Robert resulted in the birth of their children, a daughter and a son named Miles. Their marriage, however, ended in divorce on April 27, 2012, after she made her television debut and gained enormous popularity in the United States.

During an interview aired in May 2012, she told her audience that her ex-husband was unable to cope with the fame she was receiving from the public and media.

Later, she married her second husband, Alexandre De Meyer. However, her relationship with him did not last long, and they quietly divorced on December 30, 2015.

In a private ceremony in December 2020, she became engaged to her fiance Jeremy Scheuch (French graphic designer). Before their engagement, the couple dated for six years. She announced it to her Instagram followers on December 10, 2021, by writing

I did something! After nearly 6 years, I finally made an honest man out of my king @jscheuch, feel free to head over to Patreon and watch the proposal video for yourself, I actually proposed to him on my birthday while we were filming my birthday burlesque show!

I posted a cute little clip-on Patreon for everyone to watch for free. Come join us in celebrating our ridiculous stupid outrageous top love. Feel free to leave a nice little message of support or if you have any questions, I’ll do my best to answer them on my Patreon. “Love is the only thing that matters, fuck everything else.”


Danielle Colby’s Bio: She even performed for the Big Mouth Mickies, a female roller derby team, for three years. Danielle was also the team’s owner. She was unable to pursue a career in this field due to her injury. Later, in Chicago, she began her career as a professional Burlesque dancer.

This television personality appeared alongside Margaret Cho, a comedian and dancer known as Satan’s Angel. Her love of burlesque dancing grew over time, prompting her to form Burlesque Le Moustache, a troupe of nine performers.

For many years, she went by the stage name Dannie Diesel. Dannie Diesel’s Bump ‘n’ Grind Academy was founded in October 2014.

Her career took off after she was cast in the History Channel series American Pickers. The show is centered on two characters named Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz who work as pickers. They travel to various parts of the world in search of antique gold. As their assistant, Danielle Colby assists them.

Its first episode was released on January 10, 2010. Other cast members of American Pickers include Lauren Wray Grisham, Dave Ohrt, Robbie Wolfe, Emily Gwin, and others.

Danielle Colby Net Worth

Danielle Coby’s net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million – $2 million US dollars as of  March 2024, which she earned through her various business ventures, including her retro clothing-based firm, 4 Miles 2 Memphis.

She is currently a cast member on the popular show, which has been running for 22 seasons, but Danielle has often considered leaving the show and pursuing a career in another field.


  • In 2010, her show American Pickers became the highest-rated non-fiction show on television, propelling her to stardom.
  • Danielle met her French graphic designer boyfriend in 2011 when she asked him to design a logo for her boutique 4 Miles 2 Memphis.
  • In 2018, she paid $295,000 for her dream home in Erie, Illinois.
  • She is based in Puerto Rico as of 2024. According to reports, she is attempting to rebuild the island.