In November 2021, The world’s most famous billionaire Elon Musk and his Neuralink executive Shivon Zilis welcomed twins. The babies were born just one month before Musk’s second child with on-again, off-again partner Grimes via surrogate.
Elon Musk’s 10 Children’s Names, Ages, And Their Mothers
Elon Musk is the proud father of 10 children, with two of them due in November 2021. Here’s what we know about this Musk family and the list of Elon Musk children.
Nevada Alexander Musk
Musk married Canadian author Justine Wilson in January 2000, and they welcomed a son the following year. Their son, Nevada Alexander Musk, died of sudden infant death syndrome at only 10 weeks old.
Griffin and Vivian Musk
After the loss of their firstborn child, Musk and Wilson turned to in vitro fertilization to grow their family. She gave birth to twins Griffin and Vivian Musk in April 2004. Griffin and Vivian are now 18 years old.
In June 2022, Vivian came out as transgender when she filed a request to change her first name and take the last name of her mom.
The filing listed the reason as “the fact that I no longer live with or wish to be related to my biological father in any way, shape, or form.”
Kai, Saxon, And Damian Musk
Musk and Wilson divorced in 2008, but they were able to use in vitro fertilization to have triplets. Their sons Kai, Saxon, and Damian were born in January 2006. The trio is now 17 years old.
X AE A-XII Musk
Musk was married to Talulah Riley from 2013 to 2015, and he briefly dated actress Amber Heard in 2015. In 2018, he started dating singer Grimes, who gave birth to their son, X AE A-XII, in May 2020. X is now 2 years old.
Musk, who was originally named X Æ A-12 before his parents changed his name to comply with California law and avoid a lawsuit, and Grimes broke up in September 2021 after a year together.
Exa Dark Sideræl Musk
In a March 2022 interview with Grimes, she revealed that she and Elon Musk had welcomed his first daughter, Exa Dark Sideræl Musk, via surrogate in December 2021. The name Exa was inspired by their other child being named X.
In an interview with Vanity Fair, Grimes called Tesla CEO Elon Musk her “boyfriend,” though she said the relationship was “fluid.” Hours after the article was released, she tweeted that they had split again.
Twins With Shivon Zilis
Musk welcomed twin daughters with his girlfriend Shivon Zilis, Neuralink’s director of operations and special projects according to court documents obtained by Business Insider in July 2022.
Musk and Zilis filed a petition to change the twins’ names in order to “have their father’s last name, Tesla, and contain their mother’s last name, Borman, as part of their middle names,” which was approved by a judge in Austin, Texas, in May 2022.
The newborns’ names are not yet known.