Who is Amanda Knox?
Amanda Knox is an American author, host, and journalist who is famous for spending almost 4 years in an Italian prison, accused of a 2007 murder of her roommate Meredith Kercher.
Full Name: Amanda Marie Knox
Age: 32 years old
Date of Birth: July 09, 1987
Place of Birth: Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Father’s name: Curt Knox
Mother’s name: Edda Mells
Profession: Author, Journalist, Host
Net Worth: $500k
Relationship status: Married
Height: 5 ft. 3 inches
Weight: 55 kg
Hair color: Brown
Eye color: Hazel
Early/Personal life, Family:
She was born Amanda Marie Knox, on July 9, 1987, in Seattle, Washington, the U.S. to Curt Knox (father) and Edda Mells (mother). Her ethnicity is Scottish-American and holds American citizenship. She grew up along with her three younger sisters.
her father is a vice president of finance and her mother is a mathematics teacher at the local Macy’s. her parents got divorced when Amanda was young.
After that, her mother married Chris Mellas, who is an information technology consultant.
Career and Education:
For education, she joined Seattle Preparatory School, Seattle, Washington and graduated in 2005. After that, she attended the University of Washington, where he studied Linguistics.
Initially, she worked as a reviewer and journalist of the newspaper, West Seattle Herald. After that, she moved to Westside Seattle. She also started to work with a non-profit legal organization, Innocence Project.
Then, she worked as a public speaker. Unfortunately, she was mistakenly accused in a murder case for years in prison.
In 2012, she published her book titled, Meredith: Our Daughter’s Murder and the Heartbreaking Quest for the Truth.
Her Memoir, Waiting to be Heard, became one of the best selling books in 2013.
She is currently hosting The Scarlet Letter Reports and the Truth About True Crime.
Relationships and Affairs:
Amanda is a happily married woman. She is married to her boyfriend, Christopher Robinson since December 7, 2018.
Her husband is an author and associated with a group of community weekly newspapers, Robinson Newspapers.
Meredith Kercher Murder Case
Her friend, Meredith Kercher was murdered and found dead on the floor of her bedroom in November 2007. As a suspect, Knox and her Italian friend, Raffaele Sollecito was charged by the cop.
In October 2008, Rudy Guede, a burglar was found guilty of the sexual assault and murder of Kercher. After the fingerprint evidence, he was caught and was sentenced for 16 years of jail.
Knox and Raffaele spend almost 4 years in the Italian prison and later, the Supreme Court of Cassation of Italy declared that they are innocent in 2013.
Net worth and Salary:
She has an estimated net worth of around $500k and as an author, she earns around $50 k and as a Journalist, she earned around $40 k.
Knox has 65 k followers on Instagram and has around 57.8 k followers onTwitter.