Ross Douthat Bio, Age, NYT, Lyme Disease, Wife, Illness, Books and Net Worth

Last updated on April 24th, 2022 at 10:44 am

Ross Douthat Biography and Wiki

Ross Douthat is an American blogger, political analyst, author, and columnist well known as the New York Times columnist. He previously served as a senior editor of The Atlantic. Ross is also known for his books; Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics (2012), Grand New Party: How Republicans Can Win the Working Class and Save the American Dream. With Salam, Reihan. New York: Doubleday. 2008. and To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism. New York: Simon and Schuster. 2018.

Ross Douthat High School and College

Douthat attended Hamden Hall, a private high school in Hamden, Connecticut. He then graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University in 2002, where he was also elected to Phi Beta Kappa. While there he contributed to The Harvard Crimson and edited The Harvard Salient.

Ross Douthat Age and Birthday

How old is Douthat? Ross is 43 years old as of 2022. He was born Ross Gregory Douthat on November 28, 1979, in San Francisco, California, United States of America. The New York Times columnist celebrates his birthday on 28th November of every year. ALSO READ: Lauren Green

Ross Douthat Height

The New York columnist Douthat stands at an approximate height of 5’6″ (1.7 m). His other body measurements will be updated as possible.

Douthat Religion

At a young age, Douthat converted from Catholicism to Pentecostalism while the rest of his family are still in Catholicism.

Ross Douthat Lyme Disease | Illness

Through his book “Deep Places”, Douthat has written that he ailing from chronic Lyme disease, a diagnosis that is not known by mainstream medicine. His Lyme disease symptoms started in 2015, after moving to Connecticut with his family.

Ross Douthat Parents

Ross is the son of (mother) Patricia Snow, a writer, and (father) Charles Douthat, a partner in a New Haven law firm and poet. His family practice catholicism but he transitioned from catholicism while in adolescence to Pentecostal. He is a Christian by religion.

Ross Douthat Wife

Douthat married his wife Abigail Tucker in 2007. His wife Abigail serves as a reporter for The Baltimore Sun and a writer for Smithsonian.

Douthat Children

Ross and her wife Abigail are proud parents of three children. Ross and his family live in New Haven, Connecticut

Ross Douthat Bad Religion

Bad Religion is a book written by Douthat and published in 2012. In the book, Douthat’s urgent call for a revival of traditional Christianity is sure to generate controversy, and it will be vital reading for all those concerned about the imperiled American future.

Ross Douthat Book

  • Privilege: Harvard and the Education of the Ruling Class. New York: Hyperion. 2005
  • Grand New Party: How Republicans Can Win the Working Class and Save the American Dream. With Salam, Reihan. New York: Doubleday. 2008.
  • Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics. New York: Free Press. 2012.
  • To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism. New York: Simon and Schuster. 2018.
  • The Decadent Society: How We Became the Victims of Our Own Success, Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster, 2020.

Ross Douthat The Decadent Society

The Decadent Society is a book written by Ross and published in March 2020. The book explains what happens when a rich and powerful society ceases advancing how the combination of wealth and technological proficiency with economic stagnation, political stalemates, cultural exhaustion, and demographic decline creates a strange kind of “sustainable decadence,” a civilizational malaise that could endure for longer than we think.

Ross Douthat New York Times (NYT)

Douthat joined The New York Times in April 2009 as the youngest regular op-ed writer in The New York Times after replacing Bill Kristol as a conservative voice on the Times editorial page. Prior to joining The New York Times, he served as a senior editor at The Atlantic.

Ross is also the author of “The Decadent Society,” published in March 2020. His other books 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 a co-author, with Reihan Salam, of “Grand New Party: How Republicans Can Win the Working Class and Save the American Dream” (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 Net Worth

Douthat as an accomplished American blogger, political analyst, author, and columnist has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 to $4 million.

Ross Douthat Facts

  • Full Name: Ross Gregory Douthat
  • Age: 43 years as of 2022
  • Date of Birth: November 28, 1979
  • Place of Birth: San Francisco, California
  • Wife: Abigail Tucker
  • Children: 3
  • Height: 5’6″ (1.7 m)
  • Education: Harvard University, Hamden Hall Country Day School