Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar grew to become well-known for having an unlimited household. After getting married in 1984, Jim Bob and Michelle determined to attend a couple of years earlier than beginning their household.
That they had their first youngster, Joshua Duggar, in 1988. Two years later, they welcomed twins — and from that time on, Michelle gave beginning each 15 months (on common).
As their family continued to develop, they began to get media consideration. Earlier than they landed a sequence on TLC, that they had a couple of specials. The primary one aired in 2004 — it centered on Jim Bob and Michelle’s 14 kids and the beginning of their 15th child. In 2006, their subsequent particular aired, that includes the beginning of child 16.
After two extra specials in 2006 about life with 16 youngsters, the fifth particular — that includes the beginning of child 17 — aired in 2007.
In 2008, their tv present, “17 Kids and Counting” premiered on TLC. In 2009, Michelle had one other youngster, so the present grew to become “18 Kids and Counting.” Lastly, after the beginning of their final youngster, the present grew to become “19 Kids and Counting.” After the present was canceled in 2015, TLC determined to do a spin-off present, Counting On, that includes on the oldest daughters.
Most individuals consider that Jim Bob and Michelle have 19 youngsters — that’s truly not the case. Since 2016, Jim Bob and Michelle have truly been the dad and mom of 20 youngsters. That’s proper, 20!