Know Five Amazing Facts about American Television Personality, Danielle Colby

June 13, 2018
First Published On: June 13, 2018
by Jessica Gomez

The American television personality and burlesque dancer, Danielle Colby aka Dannie Diesel is best known for her historical reality television show American Pickers along with Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz. Check out these five interesting facts about Danielle Colby.


Before being a television personality, Danielle started her career as a designer. She worked as a clothing designer for a company- Gorilla Clothing. She didn’t follow any of the formal tanning in the fashion designs as she creates her own idea and believed in herself. So without any delay let’s dig into the topic which deals five mind-blowing facts about Danielle Colby.

Five Facts You Need to Know about Danielle Colby

Danielle Colby was born on December 3, 1975, in Davenport, Lowa, US. She was brought up as a Jehovah’s Witness- a millenarian restorationist Christian denomination with nontrinitarian beliefs distinct from mainstream Christianity. She has a very bad childhood, as she was sexually molested. However, she has not revealed his name.

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5. Danielle Colby- Interest in Burlesque dancing

It is quite noticeable that Danielle Colby is a bit of a girly girl. Well, it because of her interest in burlesque dancing. She became a burlesque dancer due to the impact of the performance performed by comedian Margaret Cho and dancer Satan’s Angel.

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Finally, Danielle formed her own professional burlesque team- Burlesque Le Moustache. The team performed 9 performances and she named herself- Dannie Diesel.

4. Danielle Colby- Interested in Women’s Studies

Well, Danielle is pretty much interested in antiques and picking. She also has interests in fashion and burlesque dancing, as many of her fans know. Besides all these, she enjoys reading, mostly about topics regarding women’s studies. In fact, in one interview she said that she loves to read so much that she will choose reading over socializing most of the time.

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3. Danielle Colby- Likes Getting rough

Danielle like getting rough and wasn’t afraid while roughing up with other ladies when she participated in the Big Mouth Mickies- a roller derby team. She won a local championship, but because of her injuries led her to give up the sport.

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2. Danielle Colby’s dream come true

We all have our own dream. And this star’s dream came true after meeting a female icon Dolly Parton. In 2014, when Dolly asked the team to search for a new ride at her amusement park and fortunately, Danielle personally deliver the new ride and there she was able to meet Dolly. Danielle actually finds out that she a big fans of hers.

1. Danielle Colby- Tattoos

We all know that Danielle has a lot of tattoos and each of the tattoos has a reason. In an interview, she revealed that all of her tattoos are the result of a great deal of thought. She has tattoos on chest, neck, lower back, stomach, arms, and others.

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Danielle’s tattoos on the chest look to be a flower with a background of leopard skin style. Her lower back and neck tattoos look like artwork on her body. Her stomach tattoo is a huge piece which contains a lot of colors and it’s something which is quite unbelievable.