At some point in your life, you may have entertained the enticing possibility of having kids. Whether you plan on following through and having a kid of your own is up to you.
All In The Family
These celebrities not only thought about it, they became parents to more than four kids. A few of the celebrities on here are real shockers! You would never have guessed they have so many kids!
Why Caitlyn Jenner Won’t Let Go Of Bruce
Former Olympian Caitlyn Jenner certainly wasted no time in building a beautiful family in her days as Bruce. Before she transitioned, Jenner was married three times, having two kids from each marriage. With six biological children and four step-children that she still regards as her children (since divorcing Kardashian matriarch Kris), Caitlyn Jenner told The Guardian in May 2017: “I had a life for 65 years. OK? I liked Bruce. He was a good person… He raised amazing kids. He did a lot of very, very good things and it’s not like I just want to throw that away.”
De Niro’s Six Kids
The Godfather actor Robert De Niro has had six kids. In his first marriage, he had one biological kid and he adopted the daughter of his first wife. In the mid-’90s De Niro fathered twins with his then-longtime partner. With his second wife, De Niro had two more kids, one of which he revealed has autism in 2016. After the announcement, De Niro told People, “There are great moments and moments of sadness. Sometimes you’re the last person they want to deal with. It’s like when you walk your kids to school and they get older and they don’t want to hold your hand or kiss you goodbye.”
Of Mike Tyson’s Many Tragedies
The ear-biting boxer has a total of eight children. In 2009, his infant daughter passed away due to accidental asphyxiation, as her older brother found her wrapped up and tangled in a cord. Despite making around $300 million over the span of his career, Tyson now lives paycheck to paycheck because of his bad decisions. After being diagnosed as bipolar, Tyson told the hosts of The View: “I’m totally destitute and broke… I don’t deserve to have the wife that I have; I don’t deserve the kids that I have, but I do, and I’m very grateful.”
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Shocking Discovery
The Governator has fathered five children throughout his life. Four of his children—Katherine, Christina, Patrick, and Christopher—were born to Schwarzenegger’s most popular ex-wife, Maria Shriver. Shriver divorced Schwarzenegger and moved out of their Los Angeles home when the family made the shocking discovery that he fathered a love child with their former housekeeper! Schwarzenegger didn’t realize Joseph Baena was his son for several years until the boy started to look like him. Joseph was born just five days after his half-brother, Christopher.
Bob’s Incredibly Large Brood
Reggae legend Bob Marley has many kids, apparently. His official website acknowledges that Marley fathered at least eleven children. Of his relationships, his marriage to Rita Anderson was the most prominent. After marrying her, Marley adopted Rita’s eldest daughter from a previous relationship, in addition to fathering four of her kids. Six of his other children each have different mothers.
Dirty Harry Doled Out Kids
Hollywood heavyweight Clint Eastwood has had a busy career, but not so busy that he couldn’t start a family! He has at least seven kids (that everyone knows of) from five different women. For a better half of his career, the public had no knowledge of Eastwood’s children, as he never really acknowledged them publicly. In the 2010’s, the E! Network unveiled Mrs. Eastwood & Company which offered a brief glimpse into Eastwood’s family life and featured his youngest daughters, Francesca and Morgan. At that time, Francesca caused a stir by participating in a photo shoot with her then-boyfriend in which they set a $100,000 Hermès bag on fire.
Why Palin’s Campaign For VP Flopped
The former Alaskan governor has a total of five children; two boys and three girls. Sarah Palin’s youngest son, Trig, was prenatally diagnosed with Down syndrome. But the happy baby boy was born into a stressful environment, as it was around the time that Palin unsuccessfully ran for Vice President of the U.S. in 2008. Palin’s campaign for V.P. was also somewhat tarnished when it was announced that her eldest daughter Bristol – who was only 18 at the time – was pregnant. Bristol is slowly catching up to her mother, as she already has three young children, giving birth to her daughter Atlee Bay in May 2017.
Willie Nelson’s Wild Amount Of Children
Legendary outlaw country singer Willie Nelson is age 84 as of 2017 and he has certainly had a lot of accomplishments in his life. Of those accomplishments, there are seven that he might be especially proud of – his kids! His three oldest children were born to his first wife, Martha Matthews, who Nelson divorced due to her abusive nature. Nelson was married a second time, but that woman asked for a divorce once she discovered the birth of a love child Nelson had with Paula Carlene. Nelson and Carlene married, then had a second daughter together. After marrying a fourth time, Nelson had two more sons.
Joe Jackson Creates Legends
Joe Jackson was certainly the Kris Jenner of his time, save for the fact that his kids became famous for their actual talent rather than their scandal. From the Jackson Five to 3T, to Michael and Janet, the Jackson patriarch managed to father some legendary kids. He had 11 children with wife Katherine Jackson, but as he was known to engage in extramarital affairs, he also fathered another daughter, Joh’Vonnie, whose mother Jackson was in a 25-year-long affair.
Muhammad Ali’s Known Children
Late and great boxer Muhammad Ali had an astounding total of nine children! Over four marriages, Ali had seven daughters and two sons. Ali was known to engage in extramarital affairs throughout his career so many suspect that he might have had other illegitimate children. After his first four children were born, Ali had a daughter named Khaliah in 1974 in an extramarital relationship with a 16-year-old.Khaliah was once quoted as saying that she thought her father considered her a “mistake” even though he took care of her financially.
Charlie Sheen’s Offspring
The tumultuous Charlie Sheen has a total of five kids. His eldest daughter Cassandra was born to Sheen’s high school sweetheart in 1984. After a series of girlfriends, a fiancée he didn’t end up marrying, and one divorce, Sheen wouldn’t have another daughter until 2004 after marrying actress Denise Richards. Together, they had two daughters. After splitting from Richards, Sheen had twin sons with his third wife Brooke Mueller, who he also ended up divorcing. Amidst all the drama within his third marriage, Denise Richards at one point took in Sheen’s twin sons after they were removed from Sheen’s home by authorities.
Hanson’s Handsome Bunch
The three Hanson brothers joined forces to become ‘Hanson’ the three-man group that rocked the radio in the ’90s. They all have families of their own and not enough time to recreate their one-hit wonder magic. Since disbanding, the three brothers have been “MMMbop-ing” their way to the delivery room! Second-eldest Taylor has the most at five kids—three of which are boys. Maybe they might make a group of their own when they get older.
This Beatle’s Busy Babymaking
Sir Paul McCartney is a music legend, having been a part of the iconic band The Beatles and subsequently forging an incredibly successful solo career after the band’s breaking up. Known to be in a number of relationships, McCartney has fathered five children over the years. During his marriage to photographer groupie Linda Eastman, McCartney had four kids – Heather, Mary, James, and Stella. In his marriage to model Heather Mills, McCartney had one more daughter named Beatrice Milly.
Brooke Burke’s Burgeoning Brood
This hot television personality has a total of four kids. Her oldest daughters are from her first marriage to plastic surgeon Garth Fisher, whom she later divorced. While living with her then-boyfriend David Charvet, she had two more kids before the couple finally decided to tie the knot in 2011. She used to be a co-host of Dancing with the Stars until she was “replaced” back in 2014. She has done something that she potentially may not want her kids to see and that is pose for Playboy, but maybe they’ll never find out.
Justin Chambers Is A Champion Father
It’s everyone’s favorite Grey’s Anatomy star, Justin Chambers. Well, he may not be your favorite but he also has been with the show since its conception so that means a lot. Chambers has a total of five kids with his wife Keisha, who he met while working as a model. The couple has mostly girls—Isabella, twins Maya and Kaila, and Eva—but finally had a son in 2002 named Jackson.
That Makes Five For Miss Spelling
Beverly Hills, 90210 actress Tori Spelling is no stranger to drama. After beginning an affair with Dean McDermott while they were both still married to other people, it should have come as no surprise when McDermott was found to be cheating on Spelling in 2013. Despite their rocky marriage, the couple remained married and together raise their five children.
Seal And Heidi Klum’s Cute Kids
Seal and Heidi Klum have recently divorced, but just because they don’t want to deal with each other anymore does not mean they don’t have to care to their four kids. The English singer and songwriter began dating the German model shortly after she became pregnant with her first daughter by another man. When Seal and Klum married, he adopted Klum’s daughter and throughout the years the couple would go on to have three more kids. No drama here, though. Although they are divorced, Seal and Klum hold each other in high respects.
The Only People Who Can Get On Ramsay’s Nice Side
Television chef Gordon Ramsay is known for being blunt and brutal towards the contestants on Hell’s Kitchen, often using expletives and screaming. But outside of the show, he is a sweet and fun-loving father of four. On social media he is often seen cooking or messing with his daughters Megan and Matilda and his twins Jack and Holly. In 2016, Ramsay and his wife announced their fifth pregnancy, but unfortunately suffered a miscarriage shortly after.
Steven Spielberg’s Squad Of Seven
The super producer of films is also a super producer of children. Director Steven Spielberg has seven children; three adopted and four biological. Two of his children, Theo and Sasha, formed a band together called Wardell and are signed to the Roc Nation record label. With such a talented father and siblings that already have a band, we look forward to what the other Spielberg children might do.
Marie Osmond Was Inspired By Her Own Upbringing
Marie Osmond is a member of the famous show business family, the Osmonds. She is one of nine children, the only sister to eight brothers. Perhaps influenced by her upbringing, Marie grew up to have a big family of her own with three biological children and five adopted. Sadly in 2010, Marie’s son Michael committed suicide by jumping from a building after a battle with depression and addiction.
Mitt Had All Males
If you were at one point in the baby-making process and hoped for a son, but never got one then you are going to dislike Romney. He has five kids and they are all boys! For the fathers out there seeking a son, maybe try and find out what it is Romney did so you can duplicate it. Romney’s sons are all grown and have given Mitt and his wife 18 grandchildren.
Kirk Cameron’s Little Cuties
Make it six for the Growing Pains actor! Since leaving the show Cameron famously became a born-again Christian and has actually built a successful career around his newfound faith. After marrying his Growing Pains co-star Chelsea Noble, the two went on to have six kids together; two biological and four adopted.
Flavor Flav Is A Father Of Seven
Flavor Flav most recently came back into the spotlight with his numerous reality television shows including Flavor of Love, in which women competed to win his affections. Over his life, he fathered seven kids. His youngest child, Karma, was born to Elizabeth Trujillo, who won season three of Flavor of Love.
The Gosselin Kids Are Growing Up
Well, they only became famous because they had so many children, right? Jon and Kate Gosselin were the couple who bore twins and then sextuplets, spawning their own TLC series, Jon & Kate Plus 8. Since their tumultuous and highly publicized split, the show became Kate Plus 8 leaving Jon out of the picture. The show today shows the children as they’re growing up. Twins Cara and Mady are your typical attitudinal teens (probably made worse from growing up under the spotlight) and one of the sextuplets doesn’t appear on the show because he is in a facility for kids with special needs.
Mick’s Got Many Mouths To Feed
Rolling Stones icon Mick Jagger has a lot of swagger and a lot of kids. Over his lifetime he fathered eight children with five different women. He had a daughter while dating actress Marsha Hunt, then with wife Bianca (the only woman he married, then divorced), he had another daughter. With model/actress Jerry Hall, Jagger had one son and two daughters, one of which is model Georgia May Jagger. Mick had another son with Brazilian model Luciana Morad. At age 73, his youngest son was born in December 2016 to Melanie Hamrick.
Why Sting’s Kids Will Not Inherit Much
Gordon Sumner is better known as the musician Sting, who got his start with the band The Police before forging a solo career. He had a total of six children with two different women. As one of the ten wealthiest people in British music, Sting told The Guardian in 2014 that none of his kids will inherit any of his £180 million fortune saying, “They have to work. All my kids know that and they rarely ask me for anything, which I really respect and appreciate.”
The Many Children Of Lauryn Hill
Singer-songwriter Lauryn Hill is a legend. She was originally a member of The Fugees, but her subsequent solo album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, earned her Album of the Year and Best New Artist at the 41st Grammy Awards. Hill had a total of six children. The first five were fathered by Rohan Marley, a former football player and son of Bob Marley. The sixth child’s father is unknown as Ms. Hill is a very private person.
Eddie Murphy Has How Many Kids?!
Comedic actor Eddie Murphy had a busy career, but was also busy in the sheets apparently since he has nine kids! Murphy had a son with Paulette McNeely in 1989 and then another son the following year with another girlfriend, Tamara Hood. His most notable relationship is that with Nicole Mitchell, with whom he had five children; three girls and two boys. Murphy’s youngest was born in 2016 to model Paige Butcher. Murphy also fathered a child to former Spice Girl Mel B, who said that Murphy has barely sought a relationship with her. She is not pictured in the above photo.
A Peek Into Lil Wayne’s Soft Spots
Rapper Lil Wayne has four children. When Weezy was only 16, he and his high school sweetheart had a daughter named Reginae. In 2008, a rumor started that Reginae died in a car accident, but Lil Wayne debunked the rumors saying they were false and unfounded. He shares his other three children with radio broadcaster Sarah Vivian, actress Lauren London, and singer Nivea.
Matt Damon Is A Family Man
The Bourne Identity actor has a total of four kids. After meeting wife Luciana Barroso in 2003, the couple had three daughters. Damon also has a stepdaughter from Barroso’s previous marriage. Damon is best friends with fellow actor Ben Affleck and has been since their youth. Their friendship spilled into the next generation, as Damon’s and Affleck’s kids are also good friends with each other.
Mel Gibson’s Growing Family
Hacksaw Ridge director Mel Gibson may have once had a volatile reputation, but one thing he is also known for is having a ton of kids! Gibson has fathered nine kids in his lifetime so far. Seven of his kids were had with ex-wife Robyn Moore, who bore Gibson one daughter and six sons. The first seven Gibson kids are pretty much adult age now but having grown up in LA, there are rumors that they used to cause quite a ruckus around town. Gibson had another daughter with pianist Oksana Grigorieva and one more daughter with writer Rosalind Ross.
The Faces Of Kris Jenner’s Empire
We sort of touched on this family earlier on, but we can’t have a list of celebs who had a ton of kids and not include the fact that famous “momager” Kris Jenner bore six kids of her own! In her first marriage to lawyer Robert Kardashian, Kris had four kids—the infamous Kardashians. After marrying Bruce Jenner, Kris had two more girls and through that marriage, Kris took on the role of step-mother to the four kids that Jenner already had! That’s like, ten kids!
Seven Kids Costs A Lot Mr. Costner!
Waterworld actor Kevin Costner has an extensive filmography, but he also has an extensive amount of kids for one guy! Over the course of his life so far, the Field of Dreams lead has fathered seven kids (just two more and he has enough to play the field!). In his first marriage to Cindy Silva, Costner had three children – two daughters and a son. Following his divorce from Silva, Costner had another son with Bridget Rooney. In his second marriage to Christine Baumgartner, Costner had two more sons and another daughter.
Diddy’s Darling Children Stick Together Despite Different Mothers
The hip-hop music mogul can add ‘family man’ to his resume. Sean Combs—a.k.a P. Diddy—has a total of six kids. His oldest son Justin was born to Diddy’s high school sweetheart, Misa Hylton-Brim. Justin made headlines in recent years for getting into UCLA on a football scholarship. Diddy more famously dated Kimberly Porter, whose eldest son, Quincy, Diddy adopted and raised. Porter also bore Diddy another son, Christian, and twins D’Lila and Jessie. Five months before the twins were born, Diddy had another daughter, Chance, with Sarah Chapman.
Brangelina’s Infamous Multicultural Brood
You knew she had to be on this list! Actress Angelina Jolie is famous for adopting kids from around the globe, while also having a few on her own. She adopted her first son Maddox while filming Lara Croft: Tomb Raider in Cambodia. She began raising him as a single mother before her relationship with Brad Pitt. She then adopted a daughter, Zahara, from Ethiopia and the following year gave birth to her first biological child, Shiloh, with Pitt. The year after that, Jolie and Pitt adopted Pax from Vietnam and subsequently gave birth to twins Knox and Vivienne.
Ewan McGregor Lives In A House Full Of Women
When he wasn’t busy in Star Wars as Obi-Wan Kenobi, actor Ewan McGregor had four daughters. That’s a lot of girl power! McGregor and his wife Eve Mavrakis had three biological daughters and were revealed to have adopted one more daughter from Mongolia. McGregor’s eldest daughter Clara recently made headlines for her stunning looks and her interest in acting.
Kelsey Grammer Gave Way To Seven
The Frasier actor had been known to battle alcohol and substance abuse, but one thing he apparently doesn’t fight is having more kids! Kelsey Grammer is the father of seven children. His eldest daughter Spencer is also an actress and her mother Doreen Alderman was Grammer’s first wife. After their split, he had a daughter named Greer makeup artist Barrie Buckner. Grammer had three more kids via surrogate with third wife Camille Donatacci and two more with his current wife Kayte Walsh. Gammer seems open to more children as he told People in 2014, “I can’t imagine not trying for more because it’s been incredible.”
Looks Like Bruce’s Last Name Won’t Carry On
The Die Hard actor had all daughters over the span of his career. When Bruce Willis was married to Demi Moore, the couple had three daughters, all of whom are known in Hollywood circles—Rumer, Scout, and Tallulah. Although Willis and Moore split, they maintained a strong friendship, probably for the sake of their daughters. Willis remarried to model Emma Heming, with whom he had another two daughters, Mabel and Evelyn.
What Mark Wahlberg Taught His Kids About Life
From a convicted juvenile to Marky Mark to serious actor, Mark Wahlberg has certainly come a long way! Since marrying model Rhea Durham, Wahlberg has settled into family life and had four children. Walhberg’s eldest and youngest are both girls, while the middle children are boys. In 2011 upon taking his children to the neighborhood he grew up in in the suburbs of Boston, Wahlberg told USA Weekend, “I want them to know that not everyone is as fortunate and how important it is to work hard and give back.”
Chris O’Donnell’s Pleasant Surprise!
Chris O’Donnell is a fixture on NCIS and NCIS: Los Angeles, but he has also guest-starred on Grey’s Anatomy and Vertical Limit. The veteran television actor is also a family man, having had five kids with his wife Caroline Fentress. Like Mark Wahlberg, O’Donnell’s eldest and youngest are daughters, while all the middle children are boys. While the first four were pretty much planned, the fifth child was a welcome surprise. O’Donnell told People in 2010, “I always wanted five children, but when we got four, I was like, okay, we’re done. Five was the only time we were really surprised.”
You Would Have Never Guessed This About Kevin Federline!
Considering his not-so-shining reputation following his relationship (and subsequent high-profile divorce) with Britney Spears, one might be surprised to learn that the former back-up dancer-turned-DJ is actually a father of six. He has been with three different women, all of whom bore him two kids. His two oldest – a girl and a boy – are from actress Shar Jackson. In his marriage to Britney Spears, Federline fathered two sons. In recent years, Federline and his second wife Victoria Prince had two daughters.
Jamie Oliver’s Interesting Name Choices
British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver started the Feed Me Better campaign to motivate British schoolchildren to make healthier eating choices. He might have been inspired by his own five children. Oliver and his wife Juliette have two sons and three daughters, who all have some very interesting names: Poppy Honey Rosie, Daisy Boo Pamela, Petal Blossom Rainbow, Buddy Bear Maurice, and River Rocket.
Rod Stewart Goes Strong At 66
British rocker Rod Stewart was known to be in a slew of relationships and of course, he had quite a number of children as a result of that! Stewart has had a total of eight children from five different women. At the age of 66, Stewart fathered his eighth child with wife Penny Lancaster, who underwent IVF treatment. Stewart’s first child, a daughter, was born in the ’60s and was adopted by another family.