Ferdy Mauboy is an electrician from Australia. He falls into the class of celebrities that rose to prominence because of their ties with mainstream celebrities. He came into the limelight because of his daughter who is an Australian singer.

Ferdy’s daughter Jessica Mauboy is an Australian singer, songwriter, and actress who is known for song and albums like Been Waiting and Burn.

Early Life

Ferdy was born in Indonesia. He was raised by his parents in his hometown. He has not disclosed his early life. He is not famous so there is very less information revealed about him.

The celebrity’s father’s zodiac sign is under review as he has not disclosed his exact birth date. He is an indigenous of Indonesia and resided there before moving to Australia. He holds Australian citizenship as his national identity.

Academic Life

Ferdy is a well-versed person. He has got knowledge from his age experience and education. However, this electrician has not disclosed anything about his academic qualifications and academic institutions.

Like most people, he must have received his primary education from the local school in his hometown. As he is an electrician Ferdy probably had informal training for it.

Height, Weight, And His Physical Appearance

Ferdy is now an old guy. He has short thin hair and black eyes. Being an Indonesian indigenous group, he has acquired some traits and features them. His skin complexion is brown. He has put on a little weight over him.

Ferdy Mauboy in a happy mood smiling 1
Ferdy Mauboy is in a happy mood smiling
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The actress’s father has not revealed the exact figure of his physical measurements. However, he has of medium height. He has burnt his body from the electric shock. He does not seem to have any tattoos or piercings.


Ferdy is a secretive guy and has not talked about his family background. His parent’s identities are still behind the curtains. However, it can be said that they gave him proper love, care, and a good upbringing.

Talking about the family he has now, he is married and is living a happy and comfortable life with his wife and children in Australia. They all love music. According to his daughter, they are the noisiest family in the block as Ferdy plays guitar, and his wife sings along with their daughter.

Blessed With Five Daughters

Ferdy and his wife Therese Mauboy who is an Australian indigenous from the Kuku Yalanji people of the rainforest regions of Far North Queensland have five daughters together. They are preceding a happy life together.

Talking about his daughter, there is only a little information known about them. Their children are Sandra, Jenny, Sophia, Jessica, and Catherine. Jessica is a renowned singer in Australia. His daughter Sophia is a soccer player who plays for Hellenic Athletic.

About His Daughter -Jessica

Jessica Mauboy is a well-known singer from Australia. She rose to prominence after she appeared in the Australian idol’s fourth season. She became a runner up signed a recording contract with Sony Music Australia. After that, she produced many hit albums like Burn which was the second highest-selling album in Australia in 2009.

Jessica Mauboy daughter of Ferdy Mauboy
Jessica Mauboy, daughter of Ferdy Mauboy
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Talking about her personal life, she was born on the 4th of August 1989. From a young age, she was involved in the local church choir with her grandmother. She used to sing in her childhood and his father used to play guitar.

Accident On Workplace

Ferdy had a near-death experience in 2011 while he was working as an electrician on a site. And he looked down into one of the trenches where his really good mate was, and his friend accidentally cut the faulty live wire, which resulted in everything to cut off.

There was an instantaneous explosion, and no one could do anything about it. It was a seven-meter-deep pit detonated, and Ferdy was half-burned. He passed out as he could not bear the pain from the burning. Luckily he and his friend both survived.

Relationship Status

As previously mentioned, Ferdy Mauboy is a married guy. He tied the knots with Therese Mauboy for a long time now. He has five children together and is living a happy life in Australia. The love birds have not disclosed their first meeting in the public. The couple has not made any headlines with their disputes.

Ferdy Mauboy and his wife Theresa Mauboy
Ferdy Mauboy and his wife Theresa Mauboy
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Besides this, no other information is revealed about their love life. He is not known to have romantic links with any other person. In addition to this, his sexual orientation is straight.

Love Life Of His Daughter

Jessica Mauboy is currently in a relationship with Themeli “Magoo” Magripilis, a soccer player and council worker of Greek descent. He was raised in Darwin. She started dating Themeli in 2009. After seven years of dating, her boyfriend moved in with her.

Ferdy will be walking his daughter down the aisle and giving her to the bridegroom very soon. They announced their engagement in October 2019. Their wedding was forcibly postponed due to covid.

Talking about their first meeting, the love birds met on a night out more than a decade ago. Since then they were in a long-distance relationship until they moved in together.

Career Highlights

Ferdy Mauboy is an electrician from West Timor. Besides this, no other career information is known about him. He is only in the limelight because of his daughter.

On the other hand, his daughter Jessica Mauboy is a well-known singer. She rose to prominence after she appeared in the Australian idol’s fourth season. She became a runner up signed a recording contract with Sony Music Australia. After that, she produced many hit albums like Burn which was the second highest-selling album in Australia in 2009.

Jessica Mauboy – Fallin’

Her debut album was Been Waiting (2008) which was described as “a blend of electro beats, heartfelt pop tunes, and R&B bass lines. Before that, she was a member of a girl group called Young Divas. ‘Get em Girl’, ‘Beautiful’, “Pop a Bottle (Fill Me Up)”, “Never Be the Same” and “Can I Get a Moment?” are some of her credits.

Not only sung, but she has also stepped into the acting career too. Her acting debut in the film adaptation of the 1990 Aboriginal musical Bran Nue Dae. Similarly, she got a lead role in the movie The Sapphires alongside Miah Madden. She has also made a guest appearance in the teen drama Dance Academy.

Likewise, she is also involved in brand endorsing and Philanthropist. Interestingly, she will be appearing in her upcoming project Windcatcher.

Net Worth

Ferdy Mauboy has not provided enough details about his assets, and properties which have made his net worth under review. He is an electrician. However, he has not disclosed his salary.

Talking about his daughter, Jessica Mauboy is estimated to have a net worth of $6 Million. She has collected this huge sum of wealth through her hardships and dedication in her professional career. Her primary source of income is her singing career. From her many hit projects, she can earn a huge sum.

Similarly, she has also earned a substantial amount from her other career. She is an actress and also does brand endorsement. Likewise, Jessica is a philanthropist too. Throughout her career, she has contributed to the increment of the amount in her bank account.

Social Media Presence

Ferdy is not active on social media. His official account is not found on any of the major social media platforms. Maybe he does not want to make his personal information public and prefers to enjoy his life with his family rather than indulge in social media.

Her daughter on the other hand is very famous on social media. Her Instagram Id is @JessicaMauboy and she has collected more than 461k followers.

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