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What’s the Story Behind Elon Musk’s First Son About Whom He Never Speaks?

By Ethan Young on November 27, 2022
Elon Musk First Son: What Is His Name & What Happened to Musk’s First Son?

In late 2001, Elon Musk announced his first child, declaring that a son was on the way. After dating for more than seven years, Musk and Jennifer Justine Wilson got married in 2000. After two years of marriage, the couple experienced pregnancy. The couple's happiness did not last for long with the death of their first child from sudden infant death syndrome at ten weeks.

Elon Musk is a name that keeps trending on the internet. A business magnate and investor, Elon was born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, one of the capital cities of South Africa. While serving as CEO and chief engineer as an Angel investor of SpaceX, Elon is also a founder of The Boring Company and not the owner of Twitter. In addition to being Tesla's founder, he also serves as its chief executive officer and architect.

Elon Musk attended Pretoria Boys High School and continued his education in Canada. Although Musk's had multiple college transfers, he graduated with two bachelor's degrees, where he got his Bachelor of Arts degree in physics from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Science degree from the Wharton School.

Elon has shown interest in technical lines since he was ten. Ten years old, Musk taught himself to program using the user manual for his Commodore VIC-20. At age twelve, he sold his BASIC-based game Blastar to PC and Office Technology magazine for roughly $500.

In 1995, SpaceX CEO, his brother Kimbal, and Greg Kouri established Zip2, which brought Musk into the public eye. The company made a city guide for the Internet with maps, directions, and the yellow pages. They sold it to newspapers. After that, Musk co-founded in 1999, and in 2002, Elon became a shareholder with 11.72% of shares in PayPal.

Elon Musk has always been in the headlines, and people are interested in learning about his activities. Apart from his achievements and quirky things that come up time and again, the public is just as interested in his personal life. People are curious about Elon's first son because of his response to Alex Jones on Twitter. Check out this article to know more.

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Elon Musk’s First Child Died Due To SIDS at the Age of 10 Weeks!

After dating for more than seven years, Elon Musk (@elonmusk) was married to Jennifer Justine Wilson in 2000. After two years of marriage, the couple was pregnant, and Elon shared his first son's news in late 2001. The couple's happiness didn’t last for long as their first child died of sudden infant death syndrome at ten weeks.

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is a condition where a baby younger than 1-year-old dies suddenly and for no known reason. A diagnosis of SIDS is made if the baby's death can't be explained after an investigation of the death scene, an autopsy, and a look at the baby's medical history.

Elon Musk’s first son's name was Nevada Alexander Musk. Musk also revealed that his firstborn stopped breathing in his crib in his arm, which Elon found very difficult to face this loos and stated that,

  My firstborn child died in my arms, I felt his last heartbeat.

After the incident, Elon Musk and Jennifer Justine were in tragedy, but the Twitter owner handled his pain by not talking about the problem and ignoring the fact. So he wouldn't have to deal with this problem, Elon who builds rockets came up with a different way to mourn. Elon wanted a no-nonsense attitude that made him ignore the bad and painful things and keep doing his something.

Musk was the victim of allegations from Alex Jones as the deaths of children to gain fame and fulfill his political ambitions. He shut the blame and said that he had no mercy for anyone who used the deaths of children for gain, politics, or fame.

Even though the couple used In-vitro fertilization to have twins in 2004 and triplets in 2006, they didn't stay together for long and got a divorce in 2008. After the counseling, Elon asked Justine to accept their marriage as it was, without any changes. People said she couldn't do that because her first son had passed away, which was also why they separated.

Elon Musk is now the father of seven children, and in June 2022, one of his children came out as transgender and took her mother's last name as her name; now, she is known as Vivian Jenna Wilson. The first daughter, one of seven kids, was born through a surrogate in December 2021.

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