Jackie Evancho Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Abhijeet Modi
Feb 08, 2024 By Abhijeet Modi
Originally Published on Nov 28, 2023
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About Jackie Evancho

Jacqueline Marie Evancho, popularly known as Jackie Evancho, is a celebrated American classical crossover singer. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Evancho's musical journey began at a young age as she participated in numerous talent contests.

Jackie Evancho secured the runner-up position in the fifth season of America's Got Talent in 2010. She later became the best-selling debut artist of 2010, the youngest artist to achieve a top-10 album debut in the United States, and the youngest solo artist to earn platinum status in the U.S.

Throughout her career, Evancho has released multiple studio albums, including 'Prelude To A Dream', 'Dream With Me', and 'Carousel Of Time', with many topping the U.S. classical albums charts. Beyond singing, she has ventured into acting, appearing in films and TV shows.

Jackie Evancho Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jackie Evancho’s net worth?

Jackie Evancho's net worth is estimated at around $5 million as of November 2023.

How much does Jackie Evancho earn per year?

Jackie Evancho's annual earnings cannot be verified online as of November 2023.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jackie Evancho?

Jackie Evancho is 5 ft 1 in (155 cm) tall.

How old is Jackie Evancho?

Jackie Evancho was born on April 9, 2000. She is 23 years old as of April 2023.

Childhood And Education

Jackie Evancho, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to parents Lisa and Michael Evancho, started singing at a very young age. She initially attended schools in the Pine-Richland School District. She cyber-schooled for two years before returning to her traditional school, Pine-Richland High School, where she graduated in 2018. she grew up with her older sister Juliet, a younger sister Rachel, and her younger brother Zachary.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jackie Evancho dating?

Jackie Evancho is not known to be dating anyone as of November 2023.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Just before turning eight, Jackie Evancho entered her first talent competition, Kean Idol, securing a second-place finish. She embarked on formal voice training and began showcasing her talent at various local venues, including events, churches, and nursing homes throughout Pennsylvania. Evancho also launched her own YouTube channel, participated in the Children's Festival Chorus of Pittsburgh (now known as the Pittsburgh Youth Chorus) for the 2008-2009 season, and starred as the lead in a 2009 school production of Little Red Riding Hood. She also became the runner-up in the talent show 'Hitman Talent Search Contest'.

In a 2009 competition, Evancho traveled to Las Vegas to compete in the 15th annual USA World Showcase Talent Competition, where she clinched second place. The same year, at the Kean Idol contest, she was the runner-up once more. Evancho's talent was further recognized in 2009 when she received the Golden Ribby Award from WonderworldTV and won the Talent Quest TV Show in Massachusetts.

Still, in 2009, Jackie Evancho performed 'Ave Maria' in composer Tim Janis's PBS TV special 'Celebrate America'. She was also featured in several concerts and TV shows. Throughout 2009 and 2010, Evancho made various singing appearances in Pennsylvania, including a notable performance of The Star-Spangled Banner at the Pittsburgh Pirates baseball team's 2010 home opener.

Evancho captivated the global audience at age 10 with her remarkable performance of 'O Mio Babbino Caro' on NBC's America's Got Talent (AGT) Season 5. She also released her first major extended play record, 'O Holy Night'.

Throughout her career, Jackie Evancho has accumulated numerous achievements. Notably, she has released a platinum-selling EP and nine albums, three of which debuted in the top 10 on the Billboard 200 chart. Her accomplishments include setting records as the youngest solo platinum artist, the youngest artist to debut in the top five in the U.K., the highest-ranking debut artist of 2010, and securing a Guinness World Record as the youngest individual to have a US top three album. The following year, she released 'Heavenly Christmas', a full-length holiday album.

In 2012, Jackie Evancho unveiled 'Songs From The Silver Screen', her third album to be in the top 10. The following year, she took the lead in benefit concerts at Carnegie Hall and other venues. Evancho also showcased her acting talent in the 2012 Robert Redford film, 'The Company You Keep'. Subsequently, Jackie Evancho released 'Awakening' (2014), 'Someday At Christmas' (2016), 'Two Hearts' (2017), 'The Debut' (2019), and 'Carousel Of Time' (2022). The album 'The Debut' achieved number one on the Billboard Classical Albums chart.

In film and television, Evancho has been featured in movies and television films, including 'She's Out Of My League', 'Back To Max', 'Wizards Of Waverly Place', and 'The Company You Keep'. The 2017 TLC TV special 'Growing Up Evancho' offered an insight into her life post-AGT fame.

Evancho's performances have graced diverse events and audiences, including a performance for Pope Francis I during his visit to the US and for President Barack Obama and his family at the National Christmas Tree Lighting. She was also invited to perform at the National Prayer Breakfast for the President and Congressional leaders.

What awards has Jackie Evancho won?

Jackie Evancho has earned multiple awards throughout her career. In 2009, she won the Golden Ribby Award from WonderworldTV and triumphed in the Talent Quest TV Show, both held in Massachusetts. She also won awards at the Pittsburgh Opera vocal competition, including both the Judges' Choice and People's Choice awards.

Moreover, Billboard magazine acknowledged her talent by featuring her on its esteemed 21 Under 21: Music's Hottest Minors list in both 2011 and 2012. Evancho was named in the Forbes 30 Under 30 list of musicians in 2017.

Additionally, the Kean Quest Talent Search has established the annual Jackie Evancho Award since 2011, recognizing a contestant who embodies courage, motivation, and perseverance in pursuit of their aspirations. Jackie Evancho holds a Guinness World Record as the youngest person to attain a US top three album.

 

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Jackie Evancho Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Jacqueline Marie Evancho

Date of Birth

2000-04-09

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Pittsburgh

Age

Height

155 cm

Child Star?

yes

Occupation

Singer, Actress

Education

Pine-Richland High School

Net Worth

5000000

Parents

Lisa Evancho, Michael Evancho

Siblings

uliet Evancho, Rachel Evancho, Zachary Evancho
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Abhijeet ModiMaster of Computer Science

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