Linda Thompson

Quick Facts

Birth Name: Linda Diane Thompson
Birth Place: Memphis, Tennessee, US
Birth Sign: Gemini
Father: Sanford Abel Thompson
Mother: Margie White Thompson
Height: 5 feet 8 inch
Weight: 126 lbs
Ethnicity: White
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Blonde
Date of Birth: 23/05/1950
Age: 71 years old
Nationality: American
Net Worth: $25 million
College: Memphis State University
Children: Brody Jenner and Brandon Jenner.

Linda Diane Thompson, sometimes known as Linda Thompson, was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on May 23, 1950. She is a well-known singer, former actress, and beauty pageant winner from the United States. She is best known for her role in the American television series The Princes of Malibu.

What is the net worth of Linda Thompson?

She is an American actress and songwriter with a net worth of $25 million. Linda Thompson was born in 1950 in Memphis, Tennessee. Her alma mater was Memphis State University. She won beauty pageants as a child, including Miss Mid-South Fair, Miss Shelby County, Miss Liberty Bowl, and Miss Okra. She placed third in the Miss Tennessee pageant. In 1977, she landed frequent appearances on “Hee Haw” for the next 15 years. She’s also been in “Starsky and Hutch,” “Fantasy Island,” and “Beverly Hills, 90210,” among other shows. Thompson’s film credits include “Three on a Meathook,” “RoboCop 2,” “The Bodyguard,” and “Rabbit Test.”

Professional Career And Early Years

Linda Thompson began her senior year at Kingsbury High School. After high school, she attended Memphis State University and majored in English and Drama.

Linda Thompson’s career began in 1969, when she was crowned Miss Shelby County for the year because of her attractiveness. Among the many titles she has earned are Miss Okra, “Memphis State’s Golf Queen,” “Miss Liberty Bowl,” and “MSU’s Homecoming Court.” In addition, she was named Miss Tennessee USA in 1972.

Her acting career began in 1977. Linda Thompson has acted in films and television shows such as “Hee Haw,” “Vega$,” “Beverly Hills, 90210,” “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (2010-2013), and “The Hills” (2009). She has acted in films such as “Original Intent” (1991), “Rabbit Test” (1978), and “The Bodyguard” (1992). She has also appeared in four Elvis Presley documentaries.

Linda Thompson, like Kenny Rogers, began her songwriting career with “The Heart of the Matter” by Kenny Rogers. She even collaborated with composer Richard Marx on Josh Groban’s song “To Where You Are.” Linda also won an Emmy in 2003 for the song “Aren’t They All Our Children” for Outstanding Music and Lyrics.

Family And Relationships

Linda Thompson is most known as the American singer Elvis Presley’s lover, whom she met during the Miss America competition. The ex-couple made a film called “Elvis and the Beauty Queen.” Regardless, the couple broke up.

Linda Thompson married Bruce Jenner now Caitlyn Jenner in 1981. Image Source: CNN.

In 1981, the actress married Bruce Jenner, a well-known Olympian athlete with whom she had dated since 1980. The ex-two couple’s sons are Sam Brody Jenner and Brandon Jenner. However, the couple split in 1986. Bruce Jenner is now known as Caitlyn Jenner after changing his gender.

In 1991, Linda married David Foster, a Canadian musician. In 1991, they married and divorced in 2005.