As of the time of publishing this article (August 2022), Tesla and SpaceX billionaire Elon Musk has fathered 10 children but only 9 are currently living. One of Elon Musk’s kids died at 10 weeks old in 2002.
Musk’s kids right now include two sets of twins and another set of triplets. Six of Elon Musk’s children came from his ex-wife, Justine Musk (formerly Justine Wilson). Musk then had two children with his ex-girlfriend, Canadian musician Grimes (real name Claire Elise Boucher).
In 2022, it was reported that Elon Musk had fathered another set of twins with Ms Shivon Zilis, a former project director at one of his companies. According to information gathered by DNB Stories Africa, Shivon Zilis was born in Markham, Ontario, Canada but she has Indian heritage.
Breakdown of Elon Musk’s current children and their mothers:
|1||Nevada Alexander Musk (late)||Male||10 weeks||Justine Musk|
|2||Griffin Musk (Twin)||Male||18 years||Justine Musk|
|3||Xavier Musk (Twin)||Trans-Female||18 years||Justine Musk|
|4||Kai Musk (Triplet)||Male||16 years||Justine Musk|
|5||Saxon Musk (Triplet)||Male||16 years||Justine Musk|
|6||Damian Musk (Triplet)||Male||16 years||Justine Musk|
|7||X Æ A-Xii Musk||Male||2 years||Grimes|
|8||Exa Dark Sideræl Musk||Female||1 year||Grimes|
|9||New Twin||Unknown||< 1 year||Shivon Zilis|
|10||New Twin||Unknown||< 1 year||Shivon Zilis|
Full list of Elon Musk’s kids (as of 2022)
- Nevada Alexander Musk (late)
- Griffin Musk (Twin)
- Xavier Musk (Twin)
- Kai Musk (Triplet)
- Saxon Musk (Triplet)
- Damian Musk (Triplet)
- X Æ A-XII Musk
- Exa Dark Sideræl Musk
- Shivon Zilis new twins
1. Nevada Alexander Musk
Nevada Alexander Musk is Elon Musk’s first child with his ex-wife Justine Musk. He died in 2002 at only 10 weeks old. The cause of Nevada Alexander Musk’s death is reported to be Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) – the unexplained death of a child at less than one year of age.
2. Griffin Musk
After the death of their first child, Elon Musk and his ex-wife Justine opted for IVF. Luckily, this time, Justine gave birth to twin boys in April 2004. Their names are Griffin and Xavier Musk. They are 18 years old as of April 2022.
3. Xavier Musk (Musk’s transgender daughter)
Xavier Musk is Griffin’s twin brother. Like his twin, Xavier is 18 years as of 2022. However, Xavier has changed his full name from “Xavier Alexander Musk” to “Vivian Jenna Wilson” after coming out as a transgender female.
4. Kai Musk
After the birth of their twins, Musk and his ex-wife, Justine Musk tried IVF again. This time, Justine gave birth to triplet sons named Kai, Saxon, and Damian. Musk’s triplets were born in January 2006 and they are 16 years old as of 2022.
5. Saxon Musk
Saxon Musk is one of the Musk’s triplets. Like his triplet brothers, Saxon Musk is 16 years old as of 2022.
6. Damian Musk
Damian Musk is the last of Musk’s triplet sons. Like his triplet brothers, Damian Musk is 16 years old as of 2022.
7. X Æ A-Xii Musk
Elon Musk’s son X Æ A-Xii (formerly X Æ A-12) Musk was born in May 2020 by his then-girlfriend, Canadian musician Grimes. He is sometimes called “X” by members of the Musk family. X Æ A-Xii Musk is two years old as of 2022.
8. Exa Dark Sideræl Musk
In December 2021, Elon Musk and his girlfriend Grimes welcomed another child – this time a baby girl named Exa Dark Sideræl Musk. According to reports, Exa Dark Sideræl Musk was born via surrogacy due to Grimes’ pregnancy issues. While Exa Dark Sideræl Musk’s brother, X Æ A-Xii, is called “X” by family members, she is called “Y”.
9 & 10. Shivon Zilis’ twins
News came out in 2022 that Elon Musk had fathered another twin children with Shivon Zilis who was a former project director at Tesla. The twins were reportedly born in November 2021, according to reports. Their names and genders are not yet known.
When news of his newborn twins hit the internet in July 2022, Elon Musk tweeted that he was “doing my best to help the underpopulation crisis.” Nick Cannon, who shares a similar appetite for fathering multiple children with different women, responded to the tweet by typing: “right there with you my brother!”
List of Elon Musk’s baby mamas
As of August 2022, the mothers of Elon Musk’s children include:
- His ex-wife, Justine Musk
- His ex-girlfriend, musician Grimes (Claire Boucher)
- His employee (Shivon Zilis)