"Jennifer Sugar and Jill Nelson are the co-authors of John Holmes: A Life Measured in Inches, the definitive biography of the porn legend was best known for. Mary divorced Edward when Holmes was three or four and moved with her children to Columbus, Ohio, where they lived in a low-income apartment project with a friend of Mary's and her own two children. The two women worked as clerks and waitresses in order to support their young children. When Holmes was eight, his Height: 6 ft 1 in ( cm).
Born John Curtis Estes on August 8, , in rural Pickaway County, Ohio, the youngest of four children, porn legend John Holmes was raised by a After his discharge he moved to Los Angeles in where he married a young nurse, and worked odd jobs such as taxi driver, door-to-door salesman, postal clerk, temp Died: March 13, in Los Angeles, Californi. As a young man John Holmes was considered a scientific genius. His teachers were convinced he would someday change the world. They pushed him toward medicine, and cancer research, with great optimism and hope. He seemed to be another Einstein – a true once-every-hundred-years miracle.