The technology tycoon and entrepreneur Elon Musk is one of the most talked about characters on and off social media. On this occasion, an American media revealed that Musk became a father again.
According to a report from InsiderElon Musk welcomed twins last year with Shivon Zilis, current executive at Neuralink, a company currently working to develop a computer chip connected to the human brain.
The American media accessed court documents related to the change of the children’s legal names to incorporate the surname Musk and Zilis to the minors, this being confirmed with documents that contain the seal of the court, as well as Musk’s signature, which they identify him as the father and Zilis as the mother of the twins.
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The twins are said to have been born in November, just weeks before Musk and Claire Boucher, Grimes’ real name, had their second child via surrogacy in December.
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In July 2022, Elon Musk shared on his Twitter account that the birth rate in the United States has been below minimum sustainable levels for 50 years.
“I do my best to help the depopulation crisis. A collapsing birth rate is the greatest danger facing civilization by far,” followed by “mark my words, they are sadly true.”
She is Shivon Zilis, the mother of Musk’s twins.
Musk and Zilis have worked together since 2016, when she became an adviser to OpenAI, an artificial intelligence research company co-founded by Elon Musk.
According to Zilis’s LinkedIn, he worked at Tesla and Neuralink starting in May 2017, and currently serves as director of operations and special projects at Neuralink.
In 2020, Zilis became a board member of OpenAI and to date has served on the boards of at least two other AI-related organizations.
Who are the children of Elon Musk?
With the arrival of the twins, Elon Musk has already become a father 9 times, and the funny thing is that this is his second set of twins.
Elon Musk and Justine Wilson: 5 children
Justine Wilson was the tycoon’s first marriage, with whom he had Nevada Alexander Musk, but who unfortunately died shortly after being born due to sudden infant death.
Two years later, the couple conceived Elon Musk’s first set of twins, Griffin and Xavier Musk, who were born through an in-vitro fertilization procedure.
The couple later received the surprise of triplets Kai, Saxon and Damian in 2006, who were also conceived by artificial fertilization.
Elon Musk and Grimes: 2 children
From the relationship of Elon Musk and the singer Grimes two little ones were born under the name X Æ A-12 Musk, whom the parents call only X and was born in 2030, as well as Exa Dark Sideræl Musk, who they call “Y” and nation at the end of last year by surrogacy, just two weeks after the twins were allegedly born.
Born as Xavier Musk, she is now Vivian Jenna Wilson
Xavier Musk, who now identifies as female, earlier this year formally asked to change her last name and gender to avoid being related to her father, according to documents.
“I no longer live with my biological father and no longer want to be associated with him in any way,” she wrote in an application filed the day after her 18th birthday.
The request was presented in April before a court in Santa Monica, California, but was revealed over the weekend by several US media.
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He also decided to take the maiden name of his mother, who divorced Elon Musk in 2008.