Caitlyn Jenner has a slew of titles attached to her identity. Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, is a controversial reality celebrity, author, advocate, Olympic gold medal-winning decathlete, and most notably now, a transgender woman.
Here’s everything about her pre-transition and after transition life you might want to know.
Caitlyn Jenner previously identified as a male has been married three times-Kris Kardashian (1991-2015), Linda Thompson (1981-1986) & Chrystie Crownover (1972-1981) and has six children in all. The transgender star is currently seeking romance again through her reality show, ‘I Am Cait’.
She was born as William Bruce Jenner in Mount Kisco, New York to William Hugh Jenner and Esther Ruth.
Third of four children, she has two older sisters named Pam Mettler & Lisa Jenner and a younger brother named Brut who died in car accident in November 1976.
She struggled with dyslexia and study as a child but excelled at sports throughout her youth. She attended Sleepy Hollow High School for her freshman & sophomore years, where she excelled in football, skiing, basketball & track. Jenner graduated from Newtown High School in 1968, completing her junior & senior years.
She attended Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa on a football scholarship, but an unfortunate knee injury took him made him switch to track & field after her potential was recognized by track coach L.D. Weldon. In 1979, she finished at #5 during her first game in the decathlon at the Drake Relays. Later in 1973, she graduated from Graceland University with a physical education degree.
The 68-year-old socialite and television celebrity are reportedly having affair with 21-year-old beauty, Sophia Hutchins. The booming relationship comes into the public eye two years after the ‘I Am Cait’ famed Caitlyn divorced her ex-wife, Kris Jenner. However, Caitlyn and her official representative are firmly denying the rumors!
Earlier to her public gender reassignment surgery, Jenner was married for three times, first to Chrystie Scott from 1972 to January 1981. During their union, they welcomed two children, a daughter Cassandra ‘Casey’ Marino and son Burton ‘Burt’ Jenner.
In January 1981, Caitlyn Jenner married gorgeous actress Linda Thompson in Hawaii. Together they raised their two sons, Brandon and Sam Brody Jenner, both reality TV celebrities, who became known for their starring in ‘The Princess of Malibu’ and ‘The Hills’ respectively.
Jenner’s third & last wife to date is Kris Kardashian. The two got hitched only after five months of dating on April 21, 1991. They welcomed two beautiful daughters, Kendall & Kylie Jenner, both a well-known name in Hollywood. While married, Jenner became the step-parent to Kris’ born from her previous relationship, Kourtney, Kim, Khloe & Robert, all of whom stars on ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’.
However, Caitlyn Jenner and Kris Jenner announced they have split in October 2013 with Kris filling for divorce in September 2014, citing irreconcilable issues. The couple finally divorced in December 2014.
Being 1.88m tall in height and weighing 88 kg, Caitlyn Jenner looks like an athletic woman with her long brown hair wig and a bright makeup.
She is a role model for transgender and LGBT community who are facing bullies on a daily basis. She first went public with her gender transition in 2015 when she graced the cover of Vanity Fair magazine.
Former athlete and television celebrity Jenner underwent several surgeries including breast implant to achieve the womanly figure.
She has remarkably set an example in term of one’s liberty and embracing one’s sexuality. Her recent bra size is 34D and dress size is 10.
Newborn Caitlyn Jenner isn’t embarrassed about her gender and often flaunts her womanlike figure, wearing tight and body-hugging dresses.
While having an athletic build as a man, newly formed Caitlyn aims for a feminine hourglass figure.
In 2015, Bruce Jenner made headlines with his dramatic transformation into Caitlyn Jenner. And, two years later, she is making a jaw-dropping revelation about her successful gender reassignment surgery through her new memoir. Her sex reassignment and cosmetic surgery happened in January 2017.
With that being said, Jenner is the most notable openly transgender woman in the world. Also a most known LGBT people and arguably most recognized LGTB athlete, she actively supports and aims to bring attention to violence against trans women, gender dysphoria, and other issues involving transgender.
Jenner first made headlines with his win in 1972 Summer Olympics Games as Bruce Jenner. Jenner went on to win the 1976 Olympics decathlon event held at the Montreal Olympics Games, receiving recognition as ‘an All-American hero’.
Jenner set a new world record, scoring 8,634 points in the decathlon during 1976 Olympics as well set a third successive world record winning the Olympics. Following his Olympics success, Jenner was named the ‘world’s greatest athlete of the 70s’. With that stature, Jenner has remained in the media/public eye and subsequently building a career in auto racing, television, business, film, writing and cover model.
Throughout the late 1970s to the early 2000s, Jenner starred on numerous TV series & TV movies, including 1980’s ‘Can’t Stop the Music’ and 1992’s DVD released movie, ‘Original Intent’.
In more recent years, Jenner started as himself on several TV reality and games shows, most famously with his ex-wife, Kris Jenner, children Kylie & Kendall Jenner, and step-children, Kim, Khloe, Robert Jr, & Kim Kardashian on the E! ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’.
Following his retirement from sports, Jenner has become a prominent motivational speaker, author and television sports commentator. As an entrepreneur, she is the head and CEO of Bruce Jenner Aviation, a firm that supplies and sells aircraft to corporation & executives.
She has also authored seven books, including ‘The Secrets of My Life’ and ‘Finding the Champion Within: A Step-by-Step Plan for Reaching Your Full Potential’. After acknowledging herself publically, Jenner appeared for the first the time as a transgender woman at the 2015 ESPY Award in Los Angeles, where she was awarded the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage.
Caitlyn’s transition from man to woman has been dramatic yet inspiring. Seeing her many of youth came out, acknowledging their sexuality and confessed the problems, mental & physical harassment they have to face on a regular basis.
Caitlyn Jenner’s net worth is estimated to be roughly $100 million. Today, Caitlyn is most recognized for being a poster woman for the transgender community after living the first 68 years of her life as reality television star & erstwhile Olympic Gold Medalist, Bruce Jenner.
The diverse combination of his earnings from television appearances, book royalties, sports accolades, public appearances and brand endorsements has helped Jenner accumulate most of her healthy $100 million net worth.