Trevor Noah Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth, and Other Facts

Trevor Noah Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth, and Other Facts

Below is a compiled list of the most interesting facts about Trevor Noah. Check it out!

Trevor Noah was born on February 20, 1984 in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is a producer and writer, known for The Daily Show (1996), Black Panther (2018) and Born a Crime.


Interesting Facts about Trevor Noah

  • Considers himself a political progressive.
  • Is a huge fan of roller coasters.
  • He is good friends with John Legend and his wife Chrissy Teigen.
  • He wrote two versions of his autobiography “Born a Crime”. The original version contained some profanity, so he wrote an adapted version without the profanity so that children could read it.
  • He is good friends with Seth Meyers.
  • He thinks Donald Trump is weird looking and has incestuous feelings for Ivanka Trump.
  • He has referred to Jon Stewart as a major influence following his announcement of taking over The Daily Show (1996). He has even likened him to a “Jewish Yoda”.
  • He is a polyglot; he speaks English, Xhosa, Zulu, Sotho, Tswana, Tsonga, Afrikaans and some German.
  • When Noah was 10 or 11, his mom decided to convert to Judaism.
  • Merited a place in TIME magazine’s “The 100 Most Influential People” (Pioneers) with an homage penned by Lupita Nyong’o [April 2018].
  • A new George Mason University study found that he had made 315 jokes about President Trump’s first 100 days in office.[May 2017].
  • When he was young, Trevor was thrown out of a minibus by his mother, because she thought the driver, from another tribe, was trying to kill them.

Personal Quotes by Trevor Noah

I lost contact with my father for many years because of apartheid. For, like, six years, I didn’t see my dad. And, now, this was the six years of being a teenager.

- Trevor Noah

I don’t think I have thick skin, but I heal fast. It’s easy to break through, but I heal fast.

- Trevor Noah

Most of my show is true; like, 90% of everything I say on stage is true. I just have to find the way to make it funny – that’s the difficult thing.

- Trevor Noah

Nobody owns comedy. Nobody owns a premise. Nobody owns an idea.

- Trevor Noah