5' 6" (1.68 m)
Her father taught music in elementary schools.
Dating champion rodeo cowboy Ty Murray. [October 1999]
Dated 'Christopher Douglas' 
Dated Sean Penn, who also directed a music video for her song "You Were
Meant For Me." 
On behalf of the Everyday Angels, The International Star Registry
redesignated the star number Ursa Minor 15h38m42s 75°58'37'' to the name
Jewel Kilcher (Jewel of the North). [23 May 1997]
Her grandfather helped draft the Alaska state constitution.
Is able to speak some Swedish. When she was 18 she had a Swedish
boyfriend, named Musse, whom she learned it from. She also wrote him a
lullaby song in Swedish which she has performed at concerts and on TV
Learned to play the guitar at age 16.
Broke collarbone and rib when thrown from a colt at the Stephenville,
Texas ranch of her rodeo-star boyfriend star Ty Murray, April 24, 2002.
Murray is 7-time winner of rodeo's all-around world title.
Attended the world-renowned Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen,
She had to cancel several dates on an upcoming tour following the death of
her bassist, Terome T-Bone Hannon. (September 12, 2003)
She is one of the many artists and songwriters asked to join Music United
For A Strong Internet Copyright (MUSIC), but she is still undecided as to
whether the all-star ad campaign is an effective means of putting a stop
to illegal downloading. (October 3, 2002)
Dated musician Steve Poltz for 3 years. They co-wrote Jewel's 1997 hit
'You Were Meant For Me.'