Starting bodybuilding at the age of 15 Arnold Schwarzenegger kissed success with Mr. Universe title at the age of 20. At 23 he won most prestigious bodybuilding award Mr. Olympia which he goes on to dominate with seven wins in a row. This Austrian born American didn’t know proper English, but his persistence in learning made his unlikely breakthrough in Hollywood movies. Arnold has an outstanding professional career; he is known to be an actor, producer, businessman, investor, author, philanthropist, activist, politician, and former professional bodybuilder. He also served as Governor of California from 2003 to 2011. Financially he has made over $300M of net worth as of 2018.
Besides a flourished career Arnold enjoys a family of five children; eldest four of them are from his ex-wife and the youngest one from his extramarital affair with a woman named Mildred Patricia Baena who worked in Arnold’s household. In this article, we will bring everything you need to know about his wife and children.
Arnold Schwarzenegger Children
Katherine Schwarzenegger is first of four children between Arnold and his divorced wife. She was born on December 13, 1989, in Los Angeles, United States. While she hasn’t made into Hollywood like her multi-talented father but she has indulged her presence with the guest appearance in numerous TV shows like Late Night with Seth Meyers, Fab Life, The Talk, The Queen Latifah Show.
Caption: Arnold’s daughter Katherine(R) and Christina (L) Schwarzenegger
Professionally she is an author with credit on few notable works. Based on her life journey she wrote “‘Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets to Loving Your Inner and Outer Beauty from Someone Who’s Been There and Back” in 2010. Her another work in 2014, “I Just Graduated … Now What? Honest Answers from Those Who Have Been There” advises the fresh graduate student. More recently in 2017, she published children picture book “Maverick and Me” introducing the culture of adopting and raising dogs among children. Katherine graduated in communication from the University of Southern California in 2012.
The girls first came in the family because two years later on July 23, 1991, Christina Schwarzenegger was born. She has grown with looks of her mother. This girl has even followed the path of her Journalist mother. She graduated with a degree in communication from Georgetown University in 2013. Every parent dreams of their kids following their path and Shriver certainly enjoyed her kids success even posted a mother-daughter moment on her facebook and twitter account following the graduation.
Caption: Arnold with his sons Patrick(L) and Christopher Schwarzenegger
The third child and eldest son Patrick Schwarzenegger has chosen to follow his father’s footstep. Born September 18, 1993, he is an actor and a model. He owns a clothing line which his parents helped him set up at the age of 15. He has actor credits with the small role in 2012’s Stuck in Love and 2013’s Grown Ups 2 and 2015’s Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse. His first leading role is on 2018’s Midnight Sun.
Caption: Arnold with his son Joseph Baena
The fourth and last children of Arnold and his divorced wife Shriver is Christopher Schwarzenegger. He was born on 27 September 1997, a mere five days before his half-brother Joseph Baena. Joseph is the illegitimate child of Arnold with his household worker Mildred Patricia Baena.
Arnold Schwarzenegger wife
Introduced by Tom Brokaw Arnold and Maria Met in 1977. Nine years later on April 26, 1986, the two tied the knot in wedlock. While Arnold bares a mixed of fortune in his marriage, he got a wife who loved a family at some point even sacrificed her profession to support her husband politics career.
Caption: Arnold Schwarzenegger ex-wife Maria Shriver
Born on born November 6, 1955, Maria Shriver is an American journalist and activist. She is related to 35th President of the United States John F Kenedy through her mother side. After she came to know about her husband extramarital affair with household employ Mildred Patricia Baena and had children with her, the couple separated in 2011. Later Arnold confessed to his relationship and child with her. The difference in marriage didn’t let couple deterred from parenting. Shriver bought a $10 M house not far from her ex-husband house so that she could be near her children. The divorce finalized in 2017.