Marie Kondo
Marie Kondo
Celebrated Name: Marie Kondo
Real Name/Full Name: Marie Kondo
Gender: Female
Age: 39 years old
Birth Date: 9 October 1984
Birth Place: Tokyo
Nationality: Japanese
Height: 1.40m
Weight: 52 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Takumi Kawahara (m. 2012)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Satsuki and Miko)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): No
Is Marie Kondo Lesbian? No
Profession: Author and organizing consultant
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $10 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Marie Kondo is an author and  Japanese organizing consultant. In the US and the UK, the profile of Kondo and her methods were greatly promoted by the success of Netflix series Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, which was released in 2019. For this, Kondo got nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Competition Program. Kondo has opened an online store called KonMari in November 2019.

Maybe you know about Marie Kondo very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Marie Kondo’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Kondo has an interesting life since her childhood. In junior school days, Kondo ran into the classroom to tidy up bookshelves while her other classmates were playing in physical education classes. Whenever there were nominations for class roles, she did not seek to be the class representative. Instead, she continues to tidy up books. She has experienced a breakthrough in organizing one day. One day, she had a nervous breakdown and fainted. She was unconscious for two hours there. Then she realized that she should be doing is finding the things she wants to keep.

She spent five her years as an attendant maiden at a Shinto shrine. She also founded her organizing consulting business when she was at age 19 and a sociology student at Tokyo Woman’s Christian University. In her senior years, she wrote her capstone thesis titled “Tidying up as seen from the perspective of gender.”

Personal Life

Kondo gets married to Takumi Kawahara in 2012. When they both met for the first time, Kawahara was working in sales support and marketing at a corporation in Osaka. When Kondo’s career flew off, he left his job to become her manager and eventually and also CEO of Konmari Media, LLC. Then the couple later has two daughters together, Satsuki and Miko. After getting married, Kondo lived in Tokyo, and she later moved to San Francisco. Now in recent days, she and her family live in Los Angeles, California.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 9 October 1984, Marie Kondo is 39 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. Her height is 1.40m tall, and her weight is 52 kg.


In 2013, a two-part TV dramatization was filmed, which was based on Kondo and her work. She has lectured and made TV appearances as well. She has released a series of videos teaching “the best way to fold for a perfect appearance.” Netflix released a series called Tidying Up with Marie Kondo in January 2019. In the series, Kondo visits various American families and their houses full of clutter. There she guides the families in tidying up their houses. In February 2019, Kondo also appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS.

Awards & Achievements

Marie Kondo is one of the greatest personalities in recent days. She achieved many nominations in her entire career life. Some of her greatest achievements are as follows:

  • In 2019, at Primetime Emmy Awards, she was nominated for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program.
  • In 2019, at Primetime Emmy Awards, she was nominated for Outstanding Structured Reality Program.

In 2019, at Television Critics Association Awards, she was nominated for Outstanding Achievement in Reality Programming.

Net Worth & Salary of Marie Kondo in 2024

Marie Kondo Net Worth
Marie Kondo Net Worth

Marie Kondo is an author and Japanese organizing consultant. She has achieved a milestone in her career life by getting three times nominated at Primetime Emmy Awards. She has a net worth of $10 million as of April 2024. The majority of her income comes from books, which were the best seller in the market.

Marie Kondo is one of the greatest authors that the world has ever seen. During her childhood, she had a habit of tidying things, and this made her suffered in her early school days. She is known for her KonMari method and organizational books. People liked her books a lot, and soon she became famous throughout her country as an author. She has also done various television series and made several guest appearances in the same.


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