Elon Reeve Musk is a South African-born American businessman, industrial designer, engineer, and entrepreneur. He founded X.com in 1999. Elon Musk is also the founder of CEO, CTO, product architect of Tesla, and chief designer of SpaceX. He is a millionaire. Justin Wilson was the first wife of Elon Musk. She is a Canadian author. Elon Musk and Elon Musk spouse (Justin Wilson) met while attending Queen’s University. Elon and Justin married in 2000 and got divorced in 2008. Their first son, Nevada was born in 2002 and died at the age of 10 weeks. Later they had twins and triplets, named Griffin, Xavier, Damian, Saxon, and Kai. Talulah Riley was the second wife of Elon Musk. She is an English actress. Riley has appeared in many films (Pride and Prejudice, The Boat That Rocked, White Frog, etc.). They married in 2010 and Musk announced their divorce in 2012. They remarried in 2013. Musk and Riley separated again in 2014 but in 2016, their second divorce was finalized.
Elon Reeve Musk was born and grew up in South Africa. The mother of Elon Musk was Canadian while his father was South African. Elon Musk was raised in Pretoria where he attended the University of Pretoria. At age 17, he moved to Canada where he attended Queen’s University. Two years later, he transferred to the University of Pennsylvania and from there he received bachelor’s degrees in economics and physics. In 1995, he moved to California to attend Stanford University but he decided to start a business career. He co-founds the web software company along with his brother Kimbal.
Early Life and Family:
Elon Musk came to this world on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria South Africa. His mother’s name is Maye Musk, a model and dietitian born in Saskatchewan, Canada. She was raised in South Africa. The name of Elon Musk’s father is Errol Musk. He was a South African electromechanical engineer, pilot, sailor, property developer, and consultant. Musk has a brother Kimbel younger than him and a sister Tosca. Elon Musk’s maternal grandfather, Joshua Haldeman was an American Born Canadian while Elon Musk’s paternal grandmother had the ancestry that belongs to British. The parents of Elon Musk got divorced in 1980. Elon Musk lived mostly with his father in Pretoria. After two years of the divorced of his parents, musk becomes estranged from his father. Elon Musk explained his father as a terrible man and every evil and bad sin anyone can think of him. Elon Musk’s interest in computing was developed at the age of 10 using Commodore VIC-20. At the age of 12, he developed a code of a Basic-based video game Blaster to PC and Office Technology magazine and sold it for $500. Elon Musk also learned computer programming. Musk was also at once hospitalized when a group of boys threw him from the stairs. From the beginning, Elon Musk was a sensitive and introvert child and was bullied during his childhood. Before graduating from Pretoria High School, Elon Musk attended House Preparatory School and Bryans ton High School.
Elon Musk got his early education from House preparatory School and Bryanston High School. He got admitted to the University of Pretoria but after five months, Elon Musk transferred to California where he attended Queens’s University. After two years, he shifted to the University of Pennsylvania and was qualified in 1997 with a BS degree in Economics from Wharton School and a BA degree in Physics. Elon Musk was also accepted to a Ph.D. Program at Stanford University in California in energy physics and material science.
Musk is nowadays one of the richest men in the world. After graduation, Elon Musk started his business with his brother and co-founded the web software company. In 1999, Elon Musk co-found the online bank X.com which got merged with Confinity. After the merging, it results in the formation of PayPal company and it was brought by eBay in 2002 for 1.5 Million dollars. In the same year, Elon Musk also developed SpaceX which is an Aeroscope manufacturer and space transport service company. Elon Musk is the CEO and lead designer of this company. Elon Musk joined Tesla as a chairman and chief architect in 2002 and he became CEO of Tesla in 2008. He also co-founded Open AL which is a research company that promotes friendly artificial intelligence. He co-founded many other companies of which he is a CEO and also proposed Hyperloop, a transportation system.
The list of the companies which Elon Musk is a CEO and co-founded it are given below;
The first company that Elon Musk launches in 1995 was Zip2 Corporation. He co-founded it with his brother Kimbel. This was providing content to the New York Times and The Chicago Tribune. The Zip2 was brought by a division of companies for $307 million in 1999.
Elon Musk along with his brother Kimbel cofounded X.com from the money which they got from Zip2 in 1999. It was an online payment company. It is now knowns as PayPal. Musk collect his first billion when PayPal was captured by eBay in 2002 for $1.5 Billion in Stock. At that time Elon Musk was owing 11 percent of its shares.
Elon Musk founded his 3rd Company in 2002 which was SpaceX. Its intention was of building spacecraft for commercial space travel. In 2008, NASA awarded this company the contract to handle cargo transport for the International space station. Musk and its company SpaceX launched Falcon 9 Rocket and made history in 2012. It marked the milestone when it sends 1000 pounds of supplies to the International space station for the astronauts stationed there. Falcon 9 also successfully carried a satellite to geosynchronous transfer orbit. In February 2018, the company achieved another milestone by launching another powerful Falcon Heavy rocket. It was designed to carry payloads into orbit. The heavy falcon was provided with a payload of Musk’s Cherry Red Tesla Roadster for a launch test. It was also equipped with cameras to provide some epic views.
Elon Musk is the founder, product architect, and CEO at Tesla Motors. It was developed in 2003. It intended to produce affordable, mass electric cars as well as battery products and solar roofs. After five years of its formation, Tesla presents the Roadster. Roadster is a sports car which accelerates from 0 to 60 mile per hour in just 3.7 seconds. It can travel nearly 250 miles on charges of a lithium-ion battery. Tesla also launched a public offering in June 2010 which raises $226 Million. Tesla announced plans for its Tesla Model S in August 2008 which was the company’s first electric sedan. It entered into production in 2012 at a starting price of $58570. It can cover 265 miles between charges and was awarded as the car of the year in 2013. In 2019, tesla launched officially Model 3 cars which were initially priced at $35000. The company initially aims to produce 5000 new model 3 cars per week in December 2017. Tesla announced that it has achieved the goal of producing 5,000 Model 3 cars per week by the end of June 2018. Tesla also presents Semi Truck and its production was expected to enter 2019. The semi-truck boasts 500 miles range. Its motors are built to last 1 million miles.
Elon Musk unveiled the most awaited Model Y in March 2019. It arrived for customers in 2020. It has a range of 300 miles and a 0 to 60mph time in just 3.5 seconds.
In August 2016, Elon Musk solidified a $2.6-Billion-dollar deal to combine electric car and solar energy companies. Elon Musk’s main effort was to promote and advance sustainable energy and products. His company purchased all shares of Solar city Corp which was a company of his cousins that Musk helped them to run in 2006. He has the majority shares in each entity.
Criticism about Elon Musk:
Elon musk becomes a center of criticism due to highly publicized criticism and unscientific stances. He was sued for defamation in 2018 but the jury gave a verdict in favor of Elon Musk. Musk was also criticized because he has spread misinformation about the Covid-19 pandemic and on such other issues as artificial intelligence and public transport.
Elon Musk is a successful billionaire and one of the wealthiest man in the world. He was born in South Africa and got his early education from Pretoria University, South Africa. He then transferred to California from where he got graduated and got his bachelor’s degree in Economics and Physics. His mother was from Canada while his Father was from South Africa and they got divorced in 1980. After graduation, Elon Musk co-founded the Web-software company. He also Co-founded online bank and Open AL and he is the CEO of Aeroscope and CEO, Chief architect of Tesla.
Elon Musk Spouse:
Elon Musk first met with his first wife at Queen’s University. The name of his first wife is Justine Wilson and she was a Canadian Author. Elon Musk and Justine Wilson got married in 2000 And they got divorced in 2008. They have six children of which the first one was died due to sudden infant death syndrome. Elon Musk got married to the English actress Talulah Riley in 2010 and they got divorced in 2012. In 2013, they both remarried again and in 2016 they divorced each other for the second time.
1st wife of Elon Musk, Justin Wilson:
Justine Wilson, the first wife of Elon Musk is a Canadian author of many novels.
The first wife of Elon Musk, Justine Wilson is a Canadian author and she has written many fantasy novels. She is famously known for her novel ‘BloodAngel’. She was the first wife of Elon Musk, a successful businessman and one of the richest men in the world. Elon Musk is a successful entrepreneur and a billionaire industrialist. He is also the founder, CEO, and designer of SpaceX and the co-founder of Tesla. Justin Wilson is a native of Peterborough and before moving to Japan, she studied at Queen’s University. She worked there as an English as a second language teacher for some period. After her return to California, she got married to Elon Musk in 2000. Elon Musk and Justine Wilson had six children of which the first one died in infancy. They both divorced in 2008 and Justine Wilson claimed herself as model ex-wife in her articles. Justine Wilson’s first book was ‘BloodAngel’. She has also released two more books such as ‘Uninvited’ and sequel to blood angel, ‘Lord of Bones’.
On September 2, 1972, Jennifer Justine Wilson was born in Canada, Peterborough, Central Ontario. After graduation of her from high school, she got admitted to Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada. From there, she got her degree in English literature. She also taught English when she went to Japan. She also visited for some time to Australia.
Justine Wilson is famously known for her fantasy novel called ‘BloodAngel’. She settled in California. During attending Queen’s University, she wrote the first draft of BloodAngel. The book was published in 2005 and it got many reviews. Her second book, ‘uninvited’ got published in 2007 which tells the story of Kelly Ruland. Kelly Ruland was a girl whose world changes after a car accident. This was a fantasy book and was published by MTV Books. Justine Wilson also published the second sequel of her first book BloodAngel in 2008 and got many reviews. Its title was ‘Lord of Bones’. She also has contributed to many stories like ‘The Mammoth Book of Vampires’, ‘Romance 2’, ‘love bites’, and ‘kiss me deadly’. She also has published a short story called ‘I need you more.
Relationship with Elon Musk:
Justine Wilson and Elon Musk both met at the Queen’s University. they got married in 2000. Their first son was Nevada Alexander who died in infancy due to a sudden infant death syndrome during the 10th week. Justine Wilson gave birth to five more children of Elon Musk and they were born in vitro fertilization. He gave birth to twins named Griffin and Xavier in 2004. After that, Justin Wilson gave birth to triplets named Damian, Saxon, and kai, in 2006.
In 2008, Elon Musk and Justine Wilson divorced each other. Justin Wilson released a statement where she claimed a divorce and they both share the custody of five children. Justin Wilson then published an article where she described her relation with Elon Musk and she went to call herself a “model ex-wife”. Elon Musk was then well with Talulah Riley, his second wife.
Justine Wilson and Elon Musk have six children whose names are Nevada Alexander Musk, Griffin Musk, Xavier Musk, Kai Musk, Saxon Musk, and Damian Musk.
Nevada Alexander Musk was the first child of Justin Wilson and Elson Musk. He was born in 2002. He died very early during infancy because of a sudden infant death syndrome.
Griffin Musk is the eldest son of Elon Musk and Justine Wilson. He came to this world on April 15, 2004. He is currently getting an education and living a private life and his life is kept secret from the media. He is enjoying his father’s fortune and is enjoying the single life. He has an astrological sign called Aries.
He is the son of Elon musk and was born on 15 April 2004 as a twin with Griffin Musk. He was born in the United States of America. He has a sign called Aries. He has American nationality. He belongs to mixed ethnicity.
Kai Musk, Saxon Musk, Damian Musk:
These were the triplets that were to the couple Elon Musk and Justin Musk in 2006. They were conceived through IVF. They are now 15 years old.
Justin Wilson, the first wife of the successful entrepreneur and businessman Elon Musk is a famous Canadian author. Elon Musk and Justin Wilson first met at the Queen’s University. They got married to each other in 2002. Their first children passed away in infancy due to sudden infant death syndrome. After his death, twins were born to the couple in 2004. And in 2006, a triplet was born to Elon Musk and Justin Musk. Justin Musk is famous for her fantasy novels in which the first one is BloodAngel which she wrote during attending Queen’s University. This novel got a tremendous review. She also wrote two more books and contributed to many stories. The couple divorced each other in 2008 and their couple’s story came to an end.
Talulah Riley, 2nd Wife of Elon Musk:
Talulah Riley is an English model and actress and second wife of Elon Musk.
Talulah Jane Riley-Milbum, the famous English model and actress has appeared in many films. However, remembering Talulah Riley just as the wife of Elon Musk is very unfair to the very talented actress who has not only appeared in movies but has also played many stage plays and appeared on television also. She was the second wife of Elon Musk.
Talulah Riley was born in England on September 26, 1985. Her parents’ names are Una Riley and Doug Milburn. She grew up Hemel Hempstead in Hertfordshire, England. She belongs to a respected family. Her father was a screenwriter and has written few notable scripts. Her father has written many famous scripts such as silent witness, the prime suspect, and The Bill. Her father was also the head of the National Security Squad. Talulah Riley’s mother is also an expert in her field and runs two companies such as a security firm and a PR company. Riley grew up in England. She attended Haberdashers’ Aske’s School and Berkhamsted School. She also attended Cheltenham Ladies College. She got admission to Open University.
Riley was just 18 years old when she started her screen career in 2003. She first played a minor role in Poirot. She also plays a role in some of the episodes of a TV series ‘Five little pigs’. In 2005, she was cast in ‘Pride and prejudice’ in which she plays the role of Mary Bennet who was one of the sisters of the protagonist. Her role in this adaption was not a leading role but her performance catches the attention of the moviemakers and after that, she has not looked back. After pride and prejudice, many roles came into her way. After that in few movies, she played minor roles such as ‘Marple’, ‘Friends forever’ and ‘Phoo Action. She also played an important role in the series ’Nearly famous’ where she played the character of Lila Reed. She played an important role in all the episodes of this series. She played the role of Miss Evangelista in the show ‘Doctor Who’ in 2008. She was also the main actress in the short film ‘The Summer House’ in 2009. This short movie was a super hit and catches the attention of audiences. In 2010, she played a role in ‘inception’ which was a blockbuster movie. She not only works with great actors but also shares a screen with Leonardo Di Caprio.
The private life of Riley has many controversies. She was married to the famous businessman, Elon Musk. The couple met each other at London West Ends Club in 2008. After some time, things got serious between both of them and they got married in 2010. After two years of marriage, things got disturbed and Elon Musk filed a suit for divorce in 2012 and they divorced. After a year, they remarried again. However, this time their relationship did not last long. In 2014, Elon Musk sue for divorce again. After a few months later, Elon musk withdrew the suit. But after two years, Riley filed a suit for divorce against Elon Musk and the divorce occurs in October 2016.
Riley is nominated several times for the International awards. It includes Screen Actor Guild Awards and Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards. In 2015, she was nominated for the Audience Award at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.
Riley has played an important role in many movies. The name of movies in which perform are as follows:
- Pride and prejudice.
- St Trinian’s
- Friends Forever.
- The Boat that Rocked.
- The Summer House.
The Legend of Fritton’s Gold.
- Love and Distrust.
- The Dilemma.
- Revenge of the Electric Car.
- The Knot.
- White Frog.
- The Liability.
- In a World.
- Thor: The Dark World.
- Scottish Mussel.
- The Bad Education Movie.
- The Last Witness.
The television work of Talulah Riley is as follows;
- Nearly Famous.
- Phoo Action.
- Doctor Who.
- The Gemma Factor.
Talulah Riley born in England and grew up in England is a famous English actress and model. Her father was a screenwriter and has written many scripts. She belongs to a respected family. She got her early education in England and then she played a minor role in her first screen just at the age of 18 in 2003. She played many minor roles but after her role in pride and prejudice, she catches the attention of the audience. After that, she played many lead roles also. She also shares a screen with famous actor Leonardo Di Caprio. She also plays a role in the blockbuster movie ‘Inception. In 2010 she got married to the successful businessman Elon Musk. But after two years of their marriage, Elon Musk Divorced her. After a year they reconcile and they got married again. But in 2014, the things between both got disturbed again and Elon Musk sued for Divorce again. The suit was then withdrawn by Elon Musk but in 2016, Talulah RILEY SUED FOR Divorce and they got divorced. Talulah Riley has many achievements in life and has also been nominated for International awards several times.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1: How many wives have Elon Musk?
Elon Musk has married two times. His first wife was Justine Wilson, an author from Canada. From her, he has five kids and one kid died during his childhood. They divorced in 2008. Elon musk married again to a famous English Actress and Model Talulah Riley in 2010 but they got divorced in 2012 and after one year, they remarried and in 2016 they divorced for the second time.
2: Is Elon Musk still married?
Elon Musk married Two times in his life and got divorced three times. Now a day, Elon Musk is dating a Musician Grimes and they also had a baby together.
3: What car does Elon Musk drive now?
Elon Musk is driving his Tesla Model S or the Tesla Model X. He also drives his Tesla Cyber truck.
4: Does Elon Musk use social media?
Yes, Elon Musk uses social media. He recently announced his support for the messaging app ‘signal’. He motivates people to use signal app for chat privacy.
5: Who is Elon Musk Father?
The father’s name of Elon Musk is Errol Musk. He was an electromechanical engineer born in South Africa.
6: Who is Justine Wilson?
Justine Wilson is a Canadian author and was the first wife of famous billionaire Elon Musk. She has five children.
7: What are the names of Justine Wilson Novels?
Justine Wilson is a famous Canadian Author and the first wife of Elon Musk. She is famous for her fantasy novels such as BloodAngel, uninvited, and Lord of Bones.
8: Where did Elon Musk and Justine Wilson meet?
Justine Wilson and Elon Musk met at the Queen’s University. They got married in 2000 and after the things disturb between both the couple, they divorced in 2008.
9: What is Elon Musk IQ?
The IQ of Elon Musk is estimated at 155 but the exact number is not known.
10: Who is Elon Musk dating?
Elon musk is dating the musician, Grimes. She is 32-year-old and is recently tested positive for Covid-19.
11: Who is Elon Musk Second wife?
Talulah Riley is Elon Musk’s second wife. She is an English actress and model. She married Elon Musk in 2010 and divorced in 2016.
12: How much is Talulah Riley worth?
Talulah Riley’s net worth is approximately $25 Million. Her major net worth comes from the divorce.
Elon Reeve Musk is an American businessman, industrial designer, engineer, and entrepreneur. He is nowadays one of the richest men in the world. Justin Wilson is the first wife of Elon Musk and she is a Canadian writer. Justine Wilson is well known for her fantasy novel called ‘BloodAngel’. Justine Wilson and Elon Musk have six children, Nevada Alexander Musk, Griffin Musk, Xavier Musk, Kai Musk, Saxon Musk, and Damian Musk. Nevada was their first child and he was died because of infant death syndrome at the age of 10th weeks. Talulah Riley was the second wife of Elon Musk and she is an English Actress. She was born in England. Riley is nominated several times for the International awards. They got divorced after 2 years of their marriage and remarried again, but separated again in 2016.