Daniel Edgar
Daniel Edgar
Real Name/Full Name Daniel Edgar
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Daniel Edgar
Birth Place: Jeanerette, Louisiana, US
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 17 April 1949
Age/How Old: 74 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
Weight: In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Grey
Parents Name: Father – Rufus Edgar
Mother – Bertha Edgar
Siblings: Albert, Bertha Ann, Cathelia, Janice, and Rose
School: Jonas Henderson High School
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Juanita Thomas Broussard, Mandy
Kids/Children Name: Joey, Danielle,  and Dwaine Edgar
Profession: TV Personality
Net Worth: $200 Thousand
Last Updated: February 2024

Best known for the show ‘Swamp People’ on the History Channel, Daniel Edgar is a deadly reptile hunter. He is very experienced in trapping gators, and he works along with his sons. He has been a part of the show for a long time, and he has gone on to become a hero. Edgar has dedicated his life as a hunter, and he always preferred to stay out of the limelight.

Well, how well do you know about Daniel Edgar? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Daniel Edgar’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Daniel Edgar to date.

Biography and Early Life

Daniel Edgar was born in Jeanerette, Louisiana on April 17, 1949. He is the son of Bertha and Rufus Edgar. He has five siblings including Albert, Bertha Ann, Cathelia, Janice, and Rose. His father used to work as a fisherman in Southern Louisiana. Edgar comes from a family of hunters as his grandparents were also professional fishermen. We can say that he is a third-generation fisherman.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Daniel Edgar in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Daniel Edgar’s age is 74 years old as of today’s date 23rd February 2024 having been born on 17 April 1949. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.


For most of his young age, Daniel was interested in fishing and hunting. As a child, he has been to the Jonas Henderson High School. There is no information if Daniel has been to college as he was involved in fishing from a young age. However, we can say that he must have been very talented and good in his studies.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He has been married multiple times in his life. His first wife is Juanita Thomas Broussard. With her, he has two sons named Joey and Dwaine Edgar. Following his split from Broussard, Daniel got married for the second time to Mandy. With Mandy, he has a daughter named Danielle Edgar. However, this marriage also did not last long as the couple split soon.

According to reports, Edgar is currently single and is very focused on his career. Despite getting separated from his first wife, they used to maintain a cordial relationship. His first wife died in the year 2008. Additionally, Daniel is also a grandfather, and he has many grandchildren from the marriage of his sons.

Is Daniel Edgar Gay?

To call a man gay who has been married twice will be very unfair. Daniel Edgar has fathered both his wife and has three children. He is now a grandfather, and his sexual orientation is very straight.

Professional Career

Daniel Edgar always wanted to set up his own business. It was due to this issue that he had failed relationships with his wives. All his life, he has lived by the swamp. He is currently involved in the seafood business. Even though he is successful in his career, Edgar has faced a lot of criticism for choosing his profession. In 2010, the History Channel came up with the show ‘Swamp People’.

In the beginning, he decided not to join the show as he preferred to stay out of the limelight. However, he changed his mind in 2016 and joined the show in its seventh season. After joining ‘Swamp People’, Daniel Edgar has become very popular on the show. He regularly appears in the show, and his sons have become a part of his team. Daniel Edgar has remained in the show for a long time.


One of the biggest career achievements of Daniel Edgar is to be a successful gator hunter. He has not won any awards in his career. His life on television started only a few years ago, and we can see him on other shows.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Daniel Edgar in 2024

Daniel Edgar Net Worth
Daniel Edgar Net Worth

As of 2024, The estimated net worth of Daniel Edgar is $200 thousand. He made this net worth by being a professional fisherman. He is also a businessman and has lived the life of his passion. Part of this wealth also comes from his career as a television personality.

He has successfully appeared in ‘Swamp People’ for a long time and went on to become a regular cast. Daniel Edgar is a very successful person, and he even made his sons appear in the show. During his free time, he raids the swamps for catching crabs, fish, and shrimps. He is the owner of Seafood Incorporated as well as Louisiana Baits Company. His business is located in St. Mary’s.

Many people know Daniel Edgar as an alligator hunter. However, he has lived his passion and followed the lines of his parents and grandparents. He is very talented and has been involved in the fierce profession. He has a lot of knowledge and experience regarding marine wildlife, and people can learn a lot from him.


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