Jahkara Smith, better known online as Sailor J, is a YouTube personality and actress who rose to fame thanks to her make-up tutorial videos on her Sailor J YouTube channel.
She began her career as a social media figure by uploading a video titled Getting a Man 101 on October 19, 2017, which helped her attain little fame as it received 13K shares by the end of the day.
Moreover, after acting as Maggie Leigh in AMC’s horror series NOS4A2 (2018) and later in Into The Dark, she experienced yet another triumph (2019).
She is a US Air Force personnel in addition to her YouTube and acting careers.
Husband; married Service in the Air Force
For some years, Jahkara has been married to Kevin Smith, who is also in the Air Force.
The husband-and-wife team shares not only a career but also a passion for athletics.
Jahkara has inked her affection for her three siblings across her collarbone and shoulder. Despite the fact that they did not all grow up together, the four of them have a deep kinship.
She also has a tattoo of an Arabian adage that reads, “She has endured, she has learned, and so has changed.” The tattoo represents and reminds Jahkara of the adversities she has faced in her life.
Wiki, Ethnicity, Birthday, and Parents
Jahkara was born in the United States on September 5, 1996. She struggled to grow up because she did not have the same privileges as her peers. Due to her father’s absence throughout her youth, her mother was the only source of income in the family.
Jahkara’s only recollection of her childhood is of watching movies on an ancient VCR that her mother had purchased for her.
Jahkara’s Interesting Facts:
Virgo is her zodiac sign.
Jahkara landed her first acting part after using her YouTube channel to get the attention of a casting director.
Jahkara was on sick leave from her military job when she made her first video.
On her YouTube channel, Sailor J, Jahkara has over 487k subscribers as of January 2020.
At the age of 18, she enlisted in the Air Force.
When Jahkara is depressed or anxious, she indulges in the arts.
She went through one of the toughest periods of her life after graduating from basic military training. She was clueless about what was going on in her life, and she was even unpleasant to the men she dated. As a result, she sought out therapists to help her get through that period.
She took involved in a demonstration before joining the US Air Force. The demonstration was held in protest of a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager named Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.