Meet Damian Musk: Son of Elon Musk Who Loves Physics Like His Father 

Damian Musk is one of the many children of SouthAfrican-Canadian Billionaire, Elon Musk, and one of his triplet sons. 

His father is one of the world’s richest men and has been recognized as the first person to exceed a net worth of $300 billion. 

Also, he’s famously known as the co-founder of SpaceX, a manufacturer of spacecraft, and the founder of Tesla, one of the leading brands in the production of Electric Vehicles.

Just like his father, Damian has shown interest in tech, excelling in math and physics at a young age. Moreover, his father’s fame has made a lot of people curious about him.

In this article, I’ll be discussing some interesting facts about him; his early life, net worth, age, and family.

Who Is Damian Musk?

a younger Damian Musk with his brothers

Damian Musk is one of the triplets of Elon Musk and Justine Wilson, born on the 1st of January, 2006, in Los Angeles, California, USA. His triplet siblings are Kai and Saxon.

His father has 11 children with different women, including two sets of twins and a triplet.

Just like his older biological siblings, Damian, and his brothers were born through invitro fertilization (IVF), an option his parents considered after the sudden death of their first child.

His older siblings are twins, Xavier and Griffin. However, Xavier now identifies as Vivian Jenna Wilson after surgically changing to a female. 

Damian attended Ad Astra, a special school his father built for his employee’s children and his children. The school trains the children in coding and design courses, and Artificial Intelligence.

Furthermore, the young boy has a deep interest in Physics and Music. He is a theoretical researcher, with a focus on quantum information for high-energy physics. He works at the Fermilab Theory Division and Caltech INQNET consortium.

Additionally, in February 2021 a Twitter user @Kristennetten uploaded a video of Damian playing piano and tagged him as his brother, Saxon. However, Elon had corrected that it was Damian.

How Old Is Damian Musk?

Damian Musk, born on the 1st of January, 2006, is currently 18 years old.

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What Is Damian Musk’s Net Worth?

Damian Musk just clocked 18 years and still largely depends on his parents. He doesn’t have a net worth yet.

Meet Damian Musk Family 

Damian Musk with his family

Damian Musk comes from a large family. He has five siblings from his parents and six half-siblings from his father and two other women.

His parents, Elon Musk and Justine Wilson were married for eight years and divorced in 2008 after six boys.

They had their first child Alexander Musk, but he died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) after 10 weeks. This sudden death made them seek artificial means to birth their next children.

Through IVF, they had twin boys, Griffin and Xavier, on 15th April 2004. Two years later, they had triplets, Damian, Kai, and Saxon, through the same procedure.

Who Are Damian Musk’s Parents?

Damian Musk's parents, Elon Musk and Justine Wilson

The parents of Damian Musk are Elon Musk and Justine Wilson. The two had met during their undergraduate days at Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada when they were in their late teens.

Elon had pursued Justine, asking her out several times until she accepted. They tied the knot in January 2000. Sadly, the union ended with a divorce in 2008 with 5 kids whom they share joint custody of.

Elon Musk is a successful businessman with innovations spreading across aerospace, electrical automobiles, renewable energy, and construction. He owns six companies, including the famous SpaceX and Tesla.

He was born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, South Africa, to the wealthy Musk family. His father Errol Musk was a pilot, sailor, emerald dealer, consultant, and electrochemical engineer.

Elon had lived for some time with his father after his parents divorce. However, he regretted the decision and the two became estranged. Moreover, he had been bullied at school. 

He briefly attended the University of Pretoria before he left for Canada at 18. After matriculating at Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada, he transferred to the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned a degree in Physics and Economics.

Afterward, in 1995, he moved to California to pursue a doctorate in Applied Physics but left two days later to start a company with his brother, Kimball.

Today, he’s one of the world’s wealthiest people. According to Forbes, he has a net worth of $210 billion, as of June 2024.

On the other hand, Justine Wilson is a Canadian author, born on the 2nd of September, 1972. 

Born and raised in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, she attended Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, where she allegedly met her ex-husband, Elon Musk.

After earning a degree in English Literature, she taught English as a second language (ESL) in Japan, before moving to California, USA, to begin a career in writing.

She published her debut novel “BloodAngel” in 2005, and the sequel, “Lord of Bones” in 2008. Additionally, she has authored other books and short stories.

After their divorce, Elon had several relationships with high-profile women. He got married to Talulah Riley two times also divorcing her twice.

Justine however, had written about her marriage, describing an unhealthy relationship.

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Meet Damian Musk’s Siblings

Damian Musk has 10 siblings; five biological siblings, one who’s deceased, and six half-siblings.

His biological siblings include Griffin, Xavier, Kia, and Saxon Musk. Alexander was the first child, but he died when he was 10 weeks old of SIDS.

Xavier, the twin of Griffin, is now known as Vivian Jenna Wilson. She was born a male but surgically transformed herself into a female in 2022.

Also, she had taken up her mother’s name, Wilson, a decision she took to distance herself from her father.

Damian’s half-siblings include Exa Dark Sideræl, X Æ A-Xii (pronounced X Ash A Twelve), and Techno. Their mother is Grimes.

Additionally, Zills, an AI specialist and an executive at one of Elon’s companies, Neuralink, is the mother of a set of twins, Strider and Azure.

In addition, according to CBS News, Elon welcomed another child with Zills early this year. However, he’s yet to disclose the baby’s gender or name.

Where’s Damian Musk Now?

Damian is focused on his education and as a theoretical researcher.

Final Words

Damian Musk takes after his father’s love for physics and is currently pursuing his interest as a theoretical researcher, focusing on quantum information for high-energy physics

Despite being one of the children of one of the world’s wealthiest, the young boy is already creating his path to success.

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Marymartin Okoabu
Marymartin Okoabu

Chinonso Marymartin Okoabu is a creative writer who focuses on SEO contents and fictions. With more than two years experience in SEO writing, she writes articles for websites. In her spare time, she crafts short stories that explore life experiences. Her creative works have been published on different websites and Love Feast Magazine. She is the winner of the E C. Michael's prize for short stories, 2022.

Chinonso is a graduate of Human Anatomy from the University of Calabar.
She hails from Ibusa in Oshimili North local government area of Delta state.

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