Michael Darby (Ashley Darby’s Husband) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Michael Darby

Biography / Wiki

Michael John Darby, an Australian Liberal Party and Christian Democratic Party politician is the husband of Ashley Michael Darby as well as a real estate mogul. In Africa, Asia, and Latin America, he is an active businessman and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.

Neither an actor nor he belongs to the film industry, mostly because of his sexual harassment controversy with Gizelle Bryant, he came into the spotlight. When filming an episode of RHOP, the real estate magnate and restaurant owner, Darby was accused of groping and grabbing the bottom of a Bravo cameraman.

The Montgomery County State Attorney’s office dropped the felony assault and misdemeanor sexual misconduct charges in October. The charges held the possibility of 11 years in prison and thousands of dollars in fines, but because of insufficient evidence, they were dismissed in a Montgomery County court.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 1st of November 1945 Michael Darby is currently 77 years old. Darby is tall and his height measures 5 feet 9 inches while his weight is 75 kg approximately.

He has kept himself in a good shape and has a body figure measurement of 42-31-35, Michael’s biceps measure 13.5 inches and he wears number 9 in the shoe size. Darby has black-colored eyes and keeps his head bald.

Net Worth

Michael Darby began his career in Australia by working with the association of the Construction Company. Michael soon parted ways and began his own real estate company which is one of the most prestigious real estate developers.

He has earned most of his wealth from his work as a real estate agent and through the company that he owns. The total net worth estimated for Michael Darby is $4 million US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

The native of Victoria Michael Darby was born and raised in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Darby has not revealed any details about his parents or siblings keeping his personal life private. Michael completed his high school education in Melbourne and later attended the University of Melbourne.


Michael John Darby

Nickname Michael
Birth Place Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Date Of Birth 1st November 1945
Age 77 Years
Height In Centimetres – 176 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″

Weight In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Bald head
Profession Owner of Monumental Realty Company, Real Estate Agent
Sexual Orientation Straight
School High School in Melbourne
College University of Melbourne
Religion Christianity
Nationality Australian
Home Town Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Fathers Name Name Not Known
Mothers Name Name Not Known
Brothers Not Known
Sister Not Known

Career / Fashion And Style

After receiving a degree in Construction Engineering and Business Development from the University of Melbourne, Darby’s career began in Australia. He has worked on the board of the DC Building Industry Association and is featured in The Real Housewives of Potomac, the Bravo reality television series.

As of now, in Washington, D.C., Michael Darby is the principal and co-founder of Monument Realty. The company was formed in 1998 and has built a real estate of more than 6.5 million square feet. He managed construction projects, including the Southern Railway Building and the Willard Hotel, while working at CarrAmerica.

Darby has been active in successful ventures such as Columbia Centre, Half Street, Franklin Square North, and The Odyssey Condominium. He has been involved in the building and growth of the industry in the Washington area for a quarter of a century and was formerly Aldridge’s vice president.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

After dating for close to four years, he married Ashley Darby in 2014. He had previously married his ex-wife, with whom he had two children that, when they were married, were the same age as Ashley. Ashley Darby surprised her fans in July 2017 when she announced that she and Michael had split.

In February 2017, the couple began living separately. As Ashley Darby’s age was in her 20’s and Michael’s age was 57 then, the explanation for the tension in their married life was believed to be their age difference. The couple, however, worked their indifference out and began living together again in late 2017. Since then, they have been pleased to be with one another.

Girlfriend Ashley Darby
Marital Status Married Since 2014
Wife Ashley Darby


Michael Darby with his wife
Michael Darby with his wife
Children Son – Dean Michael Darby


Michael Darby with his son
Michael Darby with his son

Daughter – None

Favorite Things

Here we provide you a list of Michael Darby’s favorite things.

Favorite Actors Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Colour Blue
Favorite Holiday Destinations Nevada
Favorite Food Sandwiches and Pasta
Favorite Things To Do Cycling, Skier, Kite surfing, Excursions, and Mountain biking

Michael Darby

Some Interesting Facts About Michael Darby

  • Ashley’s boyfriend has been accused of using a gay dating app, Grindr. He stated later, however, that he is straight.
  • He is involved in the Real Estate Games of the JDRF and organizes charitable activities.
  • Mountain biking, cycling, skiing, kite surfing, and hiking are his interests.
  • Ashley and Michael flew to Nevada to climb Mount Kilimanjaro.
  • In Somalia, he is trying to expand his company.
  • Darby developed a 44-acre estate near Somalia Airport in the Mogadishu region.
  • He also worked with Olive Carr, another real estate magnate.
  • Mr. Darby is known for having restored the Willard Hotel.
  • Michael, the husband of Ashley Darby, treats her like his princess, presenting gifts and surprise trips too.
  • Michael has given several interviews with The Washington Post about his work.