Isaac Fitzgerald Biography

Isaac Fitzgerald was a part-time firefighter and well-known author who dedicated his life to serving the public and helping people. He wrote many books and articles about his experiences as a firefighter. Some people called him “The Irishman’s Firefighter” because of his dedication to work. In 1983, he received the Medal of Freedom from President Carter for his service in combating hunger. Nowadays, he is an author and a professor at Columbia University and he frequently appears on The Today Show.

Early life

Isaac Fitzgerald was born on the 8th of February 1983 in New York to Irish parents. All of his childhood days were mostly he spent homeless and lived in shelters followed by low-income apartments in South Boston. His father was hardly around him during those tough days as his mother raised him who even once tried to commit suicide because of loneliness. From the age of 12 to 15, he formed a fight club with his buddies. Quickly after finishing his college studies, he worked several jobs such as a bartender, sushi chef, and model for He decided soon to be a better person not like other adults who were bitter and mad all the time around him.

Isaac Fitzgerald Career

In 2006, after moving to San Francisco, Fitzgerald volunteered at a storytelling workshop at 826 Valencia, co-founded by Dave Eggers. In 2014, he joined The Rumpus, an online literary magazine, as managing editor. He edited Cheryl Strayed’s “Dear Sugar” column and Roxane Gay’s early pieces before leaving to become the managing editor of The Believer. After being hired as BuzzFeed Books’ first editor, Fitzgerald announced that only positive reviews would be published — “Why waste breath talking smack about something when you can have a good time discussing it?”

Isaac Fitzgerald Biography

Real Name Isaac Fitzgerald
Birth Date February 8, 1983
Age (as of 2022) 39 Years
Residence Brooklyn, New York, United States
Profession Author
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 83 kg  –  in Pounds –  182 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Green



Relationship Status

Marital Status In relationship
Who is his partner/girlfriend? Kelly Farber

Personal life

Isaac’s life has had many rough patches ever since his childhood which includes his romantic life as well. He was in a relationship with Alice Sola Kim, a writer, and later engaged as well. The couple was living in Brooklyn, New York for quite some time but later ended their relationship. As per his Twitter account, Isaac is probably living with his partner Kelly Farber.

Isaac Fitzgerald Net worth

Isaac Fitzgerald is one of the most popular authors of all time. In his best-selling books, Fitzgerald details the challenges he faced in his search for truth and discovered his voice. He is a tough guy who went through lots from his earlier childhood to his college days, but he is a fighter who never gives up. His net worth is estimated at around $1 million however, these numbers are not officially revealed, it’s just pure speculation.

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