John David Linch is the young son of American TV personality, Nancy Grace. John David Linch frequently appears on his mother’s social media profiles. The young lad also has a twin sister. Likewise, Nancy Grace is a legal commentator as well as a TV journalist.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
John David Linch was born on Sunday, November 4, 2007, and he is currently 13 years old. He is a citizen of the United States but his exact birthplace is not mentioned. Moreover, his zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Talking about her family, he has a twin sister named Lucy Elizabeth Linch. Likewise, his parents are mother Nancy Grace and father David Linch. There is no information mentioned on his educational journey. But we can assume that he and his twin might be in middle school as per their age.
There is no information to report regarding young John David Linch’s professional journey. Both he and his twin Lucy are more focused on their studies and enjoying outdoor activities at such a young age. Talking about his mother’s professional life, Nancy Grace is a CNN anchor.
Additionally, Nancy is also an outspoken and tireless advocate for victims’ rights. Just like the NBC News anchor Jane Pauley, Nancy Grace is also a mother of twins.
Presently, his mother is a host of several programs. Nancy is a host of Crime Stories with Nancy Grace. We can listen to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, iHeart, and Spotify among other platforms. Similarly, we can also watch Crime Stories with Nancy Grace on Fox Nation.
Furthermore, his mother is also an author. Nancy has authored the book named Don’t Be A Victim and another one called Objection. Nancy’s professional projects also include Bloodline Detectives, a series in which Nancy introduces viewers to cold cases that are solved with groundbreaking DNA profiling technology.
This program also features interviews from forensic scientists and expert witness interviews. The interviews come along with reenactments and real footage from the crimes. Moreover, his mother also hosts a program called Injustice with Nancy Grace.
Mother Nancy Grace’s Professional Life
John David Linch’s mother, Nancy Grace, was a grieving girlfriend before starting her career and became popular. She went on to become a successful attorney and also a television personality eventually. His mother climbed her way to becoming one of the television’s most recognizable legal analysts and victims’ rights advocates.
While attending college, his mother’s then-fiancé was suddenly murdered. This shattered Nancy’s dream who wanted a career in teaching literature. After two years, his mother pursued a law degree and became a special prosecutor in Atlanta, Georgia. When she studied this, it was in the 1980s. Hence, being a lawyer wasn’t so simple for a woman at that time.
In her book Objection, his mother shares that throughout her career as a prosecutor, many didn’t take her seriously or so she thought. The writer mentioned that she received gendered nicknames such as ‘little lady’, ‘lady lawyer’, and ‘young lady’ during her trials. These names came from the mouth of defense lawyers and even judges!
For more than 10 years, his mother continued to work at the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office. Nancy eventually handled major felony cases that typically involved rape and murder. While successful, Nancy Grace’s skills as a lawyer were both respected and criticized.
A veteran criminal lawyer who defended Weldon Wayne Carr against Nancy Grace in the year 1993 acknowledged Nancy Grace’s ability to gather facts and evidence. This person, i.e. the criminal lawyer, was Jack Martin. He also mentioned that Nancy took issue with her expressive nature. Talking more on this issue, Jack said in a CNN interview with Art Harris:
“She’s this incredibly flamboyant lawyer in the courtroom who is constantly posturing and playing to the jury, acting like she’s this little lost lamb.”
Moreover, his mother’s prominence in TV peaked in July 2011. As Nancy Grace read the verdict for Casey Anthony, an average of 4.57 million viewers tuned in as per reports by The New York Times.
Casey Anthony is the woman who was accused and ultimately acquitted of murdering her 2-year-old daughter. Since her start on TV in the 90s, Nancy Grace has also made cameos on a variety of TV programs including ABC’s Dancing With the Stars, Law & Order: SVU, The Wire, and Raising Hope among several others.
At the young age of 13 years, John David Linch is obviously single and is more focused on his family and studies. Talking about his parents’ relationship status, Nancy Grace and David Linch tied the knot on April 21, 2007. There wedding was a small and private ceremony.
His father, David Linch, is an Atlanta investment banker. Further, his parents first met in the 1970s and at that time, his mother was attending Mercer University. His parents welcomed the twins in November 2007.
Prior to her marriage with David Linch, his mother – Nancy Grace was engaged to her boyfriend Keith Griffin. Sadly, Nancy’s fiancee was murdered in the year 1979. Keith’s former co-worker named Tommy McCoy murdered him. In an interview with Piers Morgan, his mother mentioned that she dropped 89 pounds because of the effect of the demise of her then-fiancee.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Sadly, there is no information regarding John David Linch’s body measurement details. His height, weight, biceps, chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, etc are all unavailable at the moment. Similarly, the young lad has brown hair and hazel eyes.
It seems like he doesn’t have a personal account on any social media platforms. Nevertheless, he often appears on his mother’s social media profiles alongside his twin Lucy Elizabeth Linch and her father David Linch. His mother’s Instagram username is @thenancygrace, and on Twitter, she is available as @nancygrace. Likewise, Nancy is on Facebook as Nancy Grace (@NancyGraceOfficial).