Quick Facts of Julia Margaret Flesher Koch

  • Full NameJulia Margaret Flesher Koch
  • Net Worth$55 billion
  • NicknameJulia Flesher
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • Birthplace Indianola, Iowa
  • EthnicityMixed
  • ReligionChristianity
  • ProfessionPhilanthropist, Social worker
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Eye colourBlack
  • Hair colourBrown
  • SpouseDavid Koch
  • Height5 ft 9 inch
  • Weight62 kg
  • Body MeasurementFit
  • EducationUniversity of Central Arkansas
  • Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram
  • Children3

Julia Margaret Flesher is an American Social Activist, Former Assistant, and Businessman women. She gained wide fame after marrying American Chemical Engineer, Philanthropist David Koch.

Her husband, Koch was a huge name in the business industry before his death. He gained popularity for being a billionaire and opposing ex-US President Barack Obama during the election campaign. But he couldn’t have achieved all that without the support from his wife Julia Margaret Flesher. To know more about Julia, keep reading the article:

Early Life

Julia was born in 1963 in  Indianola, Iowa. She was born to father Margaret W. Flesher and mother Fredric C. Flesher. She attended the University of Central Arkansas. Her family owned a farm a furniture store near to a town in Des Moines. Later her dad opened a women’s clothing store in Arkansas. At that time Julia’s dad lived in Indianola whereas her mother lived in Little Rock Arkansas.

Julia adored her parents and used to travel with them whenever she got free from school. Ultimately after completing her studies, she moved to Newyork and worked in Adolfo  Flash Designer.

Married to a Billionaire

Julia married American Billionaire David Koch in an extravagant ceremony.  The ceremony was held at Koch’s home in Southhampton, Long Island. They tied the knot in an intimate ceremony among the presence of friends and families. Among the families were David’s two billionaire brother’s Bill Koch and Frederick R.Koch.

Julia during her marriage day with husband David.
Julia during her marriage day with husband David. Source: Daily mail

However, she was previously married to an unknown guy but they parted their ways after a couple of years being together. Nevertheless, their love story started after they met during a blind date in January 1991.

Three children

Julia and her Late husband share three children from their 23 years of marriage. They welcomed their first child a boy name David Koch Jr in 1997. Later they were blessed by a daughter Mary Julia Koch in 2006 and son John mark Koch in 2004.

Julia shares three children with David.
Julia shares three children with David. Source: Heavy

At present, her elder son David Jr has enrolled himself in their family business. Besides her other children are in their teens and pursuing their studies.

Julia is a Widow

Julie is a widow of husband David Koch. Her husband was diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer and given just a few years to live. Thanks to his enormous wealth, he was able to purchase the best treatment in the world, and he survived 27 more years until his death last week.

Julia's husband died of prostate cancer.
Julia’s husband died of prostate cancer. Source: Republicans

He died on August 23, 2019, at his house in Southampton Newyork. His funeral was attended by some of the biggest names like John McCain, Jeff Flake, Bernie Sanders, and Diane Allen.

Wife of a Billionaire

Julia’s name listed in the richest females in the world after she married her husband David. He was the owner of Koch Industries which is the second-largest privately held company in the United States.  Koch served as an executive vice president of Koch Industries. Julia’s husband was listed 11th richest person in the world alongside Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates.

He owned Wichita, Kansas-based coal, chemical, and oil companies with a net worth of $55 billion dollars.  Additionally, Koch Industries is an American corporation with $110 billion in annual revenue, making it the second-largest private holding company in the United States of America.  Well, that is proper rich! Moreover, Julia inherited billions from her husband after his death. She owned 42 percent of the Koch company making her the richest woman in the US. She lives with her kids in the New York-based house in the posh area.

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