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David Ledecky


Facts of David Ledecky

Full NameDavid Ledecky
First NameDavid
Last NameLedecky
ProfessionCelebrity Father
Birth CountryCzechoslovakia
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseMary Gen Ledecky
No Of Children2

David Ledecky is the father of Katie Ledecky. Professionally, he serves as an attorney. He is a married man who came from Czechoslovakia

Katie's real name Kathleen Genevieve Ledecky is a competitive swimmer. She originally belongs to Washington, D.C., United States. 

She was born to David Ledecky and Mary Gen Ledecky and raised along with a sibling. She follows the Catholic religion representing the white ethnicity. 

David Ledecky with his daughter Katie Ledecky.
David Ledecky with his daughter Katie Ledecky. Source: Instagram 

Whom did David marry?

David Ledecky is a married man, and he tied the knot with a lady named Mary Gen

Mary professionally served as an associate administrator before. 

Then she placed her foot towards collegiate swimming. Moreover, she was active in swimming since her teenage years and all her college life.  

She was also selected thrice for the nationals while she was still attending as a student in college in New Mexico. 

David is a father of two children

David has experienced parenthood after the birth of his two children; a daughter and a son. 

David, with his spouse, named their daughter Katie and son Michael Ledecky

Everyone must recognize their daughter as she has accomplished five Olympic gold medals, including 15 world championship gold medals

Katie, at a young age, has been able to make history as a female swimmer. Katie with brother Michael had learned to swim when they were very young. 

Katie even mentioned she couldn't have enjoyed swimming if her brother wasn't with her since then. 

Therefore, his two kids joined Palisades pool and participated as a Palisades Porpoises swim team.

David Ledecky daughter Katie Ledecky and son Michael Ledecky.
David Ledecky daughter Katie Ledecky and son Michael Ledecky. Source: Instagram

David and his wife had made their kids participate in swimming at a young age?

It's true that David, along with his wife, had let their kids participate in swimming while they were young. 

Katie was just six years old, while Michael was nine. His son Michael became a swimmer for Harvard

Katie even mentioned they had an everyday routine to get up at 4 a.m. for their practice. 

David used to serve in the law firm of Kirkland & Ellis, but he took a break after 2011 to coach his daughter Katie

Moreover, Michael stated that at that moment, he had created a platoon system. Well, all that hard work then surely has paid off now.

Had Katie already hosted her wedding?

Currently, she is not wed, nor is she in any relationships. But the lady is more focused on her career and family. 

Going through her Instagram page, we can spot the pictures in pools, chilling in the morning on the balcony, celebrating Christmas, workout videos, receiving awards in numerous events, many sponsorship pictures from brands like Reeses, built with chocolate milk, American girl brand, etc. 

Also, we can see her mother, grandmother's pictures with her while she was just a kid.

David Ledecky wife Mary Gen Ledecky and daughter Katie Ledecky.
David Ledecky wife Mary Gen Ledecky and daughter Katie Ledecky. Source: Instagram

Katie Ledecky all praised by her parents

Katie Ledecky has earned both name and fame. By her achievements, her parents are also very much proud of her. 

Both her mom and dad have been on her side since the initial stage of her career.  

They have mentioned how she prepared herself through countless hours of practice and training. 

Her mom stated she also doesn't have any idea how her daughter does it. 

Even her dad stated that she is a great daughter, also adding further they are being biased.

Net worth

Since David's income isn't revealed yet, instead, we will rely on his daughter's net worth. 

Being a competitive swimmer, the lady has earned a total of $5 million as of 2021.

Net worth$5 million
Income sourceAmerican swimmer


  1. His daughter is 24 years old.

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Updated On Thu Jul 08 2021 Published On Thu Jul 08 2021 By shaumya

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