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Full NameKatie Ledecky
First NameKatie
Last NameLedecky
ProfessionAmerican swimmer
NationalityAmerican
Birth CityWashington, D.C
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameDavid Ledecky
Mother NameMary Gen Ledecky
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
HoroscopePisces
Networth4000000
Height183 cm
Networth$4 M
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Date of BirthMarch 17,1997
Age24 years

Katie Ledecky is an American competitive swimmer. Katie was born in Washington, D.C but grew up in Bethesda, Maryland. She was raised in a catholic household. 

Her parents are of mixed descent, her father is originally from Prague, Czechoslovakia and is a quarter Jewish, and her mother is of Irish descent and fully Jewish. 

Katie is a very hardworking and successful swimmer. She is known for being so dedicated and good in the water. She is one of the best and renowned swimmers in the world. 

She started her career as a swimmer from a young age, and by the age of 15, she was already one of the participants of the Olympics and also won the women's 800-metre freestyle. 

She has won numerous competitions and championships since then. She has also made multiple records and set many world records. She is nowhere close to stopping anytime soon.

Marriage

Katie has never been married. She is a single woman and does not have a boyfriend. She is the kind of person who likes to keep her personal life as private as she can. 

She doesn't share information about her dating life and stays away from such questions. She is also very active on social media, but there are no posts that indicate her love life. It is strictly about herself and her career. 

Right at this moment, she is only dating her career and is her main priority as well. She is only focusing on the targets that she has set for herself. 

She is entirely focused on the practices and training and does not want to divert her mind to anything else. 

But we can say that she is a very independent and strong woman and will choose what's best for her and will be with someone when she wants.

Inspiration

Many athletes get their inspiration from someone, and in Katie's case, it was none other than the members of her own family. 

She was inspired to choose swimming as her dream career and be successful in it by her own mother and brother, who were also swimmers and used to swim for the University of New Mexico

Katie Ledecky with her mother Mary Gen Ledecky
Katie Ledecky with her mother Mary Gen Ledecky. Source: Instagram

Growing up with these two excellent swimmers fascinated little Katie, which dragged her towards swimming from a very young age of 4.

During the pandemic

Everyone is off their work because of the ongoing global pandemic, but Katie has been practising throughout this hard time as well but keeping her safety as a priority. 

She has been in the pool, practising and shaping herself for the upcoming Olympics that will be held in Tokyo. She wants to give her absolute best and is working hard for it.

Family

Katie's parents are mother Mary Gen Ledecky and father, David Ledecky. Her father is of Czech descent. 

Katie Ledecky with her father David Ledecky
Katie Ledecky with her father David Ledecky. Source: Instagram

Katie's grandfather is Dr Jaromir Ledecky, PhD, who had come to the USA in 1921 and settled in New York on September 8, 1947, as a student. 

He later became an economist. She also has a brother named Michael Ledecky, with whom she is very close. So, we can say that Katie has a family of mixed nationality. 

Net worth

The net worth of Katie is estimated to be around $4 million.

IncomeSource
$4 millionProfessional competitive swimmer

Age

  • Katie is currently 24 years old. She was born on March 17, 1997.

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