Born in 1956, Douglas Jackson is a Scottish novelist. He grew up in the town of Jedburgh in Scottish. As of 2022, he is 66 years old. Jackson on local and national newspapers for 36 years.

He was an assistant editor when he left The Scotsman. As of 2009, he became a full-time writer.

Jackon’s early life & education

He was born in  Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders in 1956. Information about his family is unknown. Parkside primary school and Jedburgh grammar school were his first education field.

Also, he left three weeks before his birthday with six O levels. he had no idea what he would do.

Fortunately, his friend worked in a local employment office. He got a chance on a Youth Opportunities Scheme. he was good at English and had a reading habit. His dad supported him with the local paper for 36 years and changed his life.

The Famous Scottish novelist’s Professional Career

Firstly, he was a Scottish novelist who hails from Jedburgh. Caligula (2008) & second is Claudius (2009), his first novel.

The new series featuring the tribune  Gaius Valerius Verrens was published in 2010. In 2011 Defender of Rome & in 2012, Avengers of Rome were realized.

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Sword of Rome followed him in 2013 and Enemy of Rome in 2014. As of 2015, he published 12 novels, eight under Douglas Jackson and four under the name James Douglas.

As of 2022, his new book (The wall) has been published. According to the research, information about his family is unknown. For the new update, stay tuned with us.

Jackson’s relationship

As of 2022, Douglas is 67 years old. Maybe, he is not dating anyone. As a result, after the divorce from Alex, he is still single. According to our records, Jackson’s relationship status is that he is straight and single. As of his social media, he is enjoying his busy life.

Talking about his loving life, he is a divorced man. Jackson met who is an American actress. he proposed to Alex on her television show MADtv.

The couple dated for one year after getting together in 1994, and the formal couple married in 1999. Moreover, the perfect couple shares a nice bonding.

Their relationship has continuously increased. They had been in relation for around 15 years. If you are interested in reading, you must visit George R.R. Martin.

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In 2014, the marriage relationship between Alex and Douglas ended in divorce. According to our users, their divorce was due to financial problems, affairs, and declining interest.

We have less information about his past relationship.


Douglas Jackson is one of the richest novelists in the world. Also, He was the richest celebrity born in the USA. We have estimated his networth, income, assets, and salary. As of the current year, how much is Douglas Jackson worth?

As of 2022, his networth is $3million. Similarly, his networth has been growing significantly in the last two years. According to the research, his salary is $50 thousand. you can also read Ngozi Ebichi

5ft 8inc tall, Jackson is a popular writer. His income source is being a successful writer. ‘Hero of Rome‘ is one of the most famous books in his career. Jackson published 12 novels out of 8 under his name and out of 4 under James Douglas.

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