Elon Musk’s father, Errol Musk, has two children with his stepdaughter

Errol Musk, the father of Elon Musk, has finally revealed that he had a second child with his stepdaughter, Jana Bezuidenhout.

The 76-year-old patriarch welcomed the baby girl with Jana, 35, in 2019 – but only confirmed the news on Wednesday. “The only thing we are on Earth for is to reproduce,” he told the British tabloid Sun. The two already have a 5-year-old boy, Elliot Rush, who was born in 2017 Mr Errol admitted Jana’s pregnancy was ‘unplanned’ and told the publication they no longer live together due to their age gap. ‘age.

” It is not practical. She’s 35…any man who marries a younger woman, even if you feel very lively, it will be nice for a while, but there is a big gap…and that gap will impact your relationship. »

The Musk family tree is complicated — and getting more so every day. Errol has seven children, while Elon has 9.

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Errol – who is a wealthy South African engineer – married model Maye Haldeman Musk in 1970, with whom he had three children: Elon, Kimbal and Tosca.

Elon Musk's father, Errol Musk, has two children with his stepdaughter

The couple separated in 1979, before Errol married Heide Bezuidenhout, a young widow who already had two children, including Jana.

Errol and Heide had two biological children together, but he also helped raise Jana, who was only 4 when he became his stepfather. Errol and Heide ended up divorcing after 18 years of marriage.

But the Musk family was stunned when Jana became pregnant with Errol in 2017. This led to a rift between Errol and Elon, with the Tesla CEO furious that his father impregnated his half-sister.

Errol’s other children were also “shocked” and uncomfortable with the surprise pregnancy. “Even today, they are still bothered by this situation. They still feel a little embarrassed because she’s their sister. Their half-sister. »

Errol and Jana’s son, born in 2017, is named Elliot Rush and is nicknamed “Rushi”. Errol did not reveal the name of their daughter, who was born in 2019.

Elon Musk's father, Errol Musk, has two children with his stepdaughter

Although they are no longer a couple, Errol said Jana and their two young children came to visit him in Pretoria, South Africa.

“They spent a few days here about six months ago. And the kids were starting to get on my nerves. »

Errol claims he didn’t ask Jana for a paternity test to make sure he’s the father of their 3-year-old child. “I haven’t checked his DNA. But she looks like my other girls… So it’s pretty obvious. »

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