James Dobson Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Famous Books, Net Worth

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James Dobson (James Clayton Dobson Jr.)

Last Updated: 18 Apr, 2023 | Views: 452

Age: 87

Profession: Author

Other Profession(s): Radio Broadcaster, Psychologist

Famous For: Psychologist And Founder Of Focus On The Family (FOTF)

Higher Education: University of Southern California

James Dobson Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
21 Apr, 1936 (87 Years 11 Months 24 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Birth District
Birth Sign

James Dobson Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Psychologist and author James Dobson was born on April 21, 1936. He is best known for his advocacy of conservative Christian values and his work as the founder of Focus on the Family, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and defending traditional family values. Dobson has written numerous books on parenting, marriage, and Christian living, and his work has significantly impacted American culture and politics. He remains a respected figure in the Christian community despite the controversy surrounding some of his views and actions.
James Dobson Career:
In the 1970s - James Dobson graduated from the University of Southern California with a Ph.D. in child development and began hosting a radio program called "Focus on the Family."
1977 - James Dobson founded the nonprofit organization Focus on the Family, which aimed to promote traditional Christian values and provide support and resources for families.
In the 1980s-1990s - He became a leading voice in the conservative Christian movement, speaking out on issues such as abortion, homosexuality, and family values.
1998 - James Dobson stepped down as president of Focus on the Family but continued to host his radio program and write books on parenting and Christian living.
2010 - James Dobson founded another nonprofit organization, the James Dobson Family Institute, which focuses on promoting biblical principles and values in society.
James Dobson Awards:
1989: Defender of Life Award
1991: Silver Angel Award 
1994: William Wilberforce Award 
1995: Samaritan Award 
1996: Award for Excellence in Communication 
2008: Lifetime Achievement Award from 
2008: Presidential Citizens Medal 
2015: Lifetime Achievement Award 
James Dobson Unknown Facts:
James Dobson has been recognized for his contributions to psychology and Christian counseling, receiving numerous awards and honors throughout his career.
James Dobson has been a vocal critic of certain aspects of contemporary culture, such as violent video games and explicit music lyrics. He has called for greater accountability and responsibility among parents and media producers.

James Dobson Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 185 cm
In Meters 1.85 m
In Feet & Inches 6'1"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 88 kg
In Pounds 195 Ibs
Eye Color
Hair Color

James Dobson Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
James Dobson Sr
Mother's Name
Myrtle Georgia
Shirley Dobson
John Dobson
Not Known
Ryan Dobson
Danae Dobson

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