||William Bruce Jenner
||October 28, 1949
||Mount Kisco, New York, U.S.
||TV Personality, Businesswoman
||Esther Jenner ( Mother) , William Jenner ( Father )
||Chrystie Crownover (m. 1972; div. 1981)
Linda Thompson (m. 1981; div. 1986)
Kris Kardashian (m. 1991; div. 2015)
||6; including Brandon, Brody, Kendall, and Kylie
Caitlyn Marie Jenner is an American television personality, transgender rights activist, and retired Olympic gold medal-winning decathlete who is currently running for governor of California within the 2021 recall election as a Republican.If elected, Jenner would be the primary female governor of California.
Early life : Caitlyn Marie Jenner was born William Bruce Jenner on October 28, 1949, in Mount Kisco, New York.She was referred to as Bruce Jenner until June 2015. Her parents are Esther Ruth (née McGuire) and William Hugh Jenner, who was an arborist.She is of English, Scottish, Irish, Dutch, and Welsh descent.Her younger brother, Burt, was killed during a car accident in Canton, Connecticut, on November 30, 1976, shortly after Jenner's success at the Olympic Games. As a young child, Jenner was diagnosed with dyslexia.
Jenner attended Sleepy Hollow highschool in Sleepy Hollow, New York, for her freshman and sophomore years and Newtown highschool in Newtown, Connecticut, for her junior and senior years, graduating in 1968.Jenner earned a football scholarship and attended Graceland College (now Graceland University) in Lamoni, Iowa, but was forced to prevent playing football due to a knee injury.
Personal Life: Prior to her public gender transition, Jenner had been married 3 times , first to Chrystie Scott (née Crownover) from 1972 to 1981. they need two children, son Burton "Burt" Jenner and daughter Cassandra "Casey" Marino (née Jenner).Jenner and Scott's divorce was finalized the primary week of January 1981.
On January 5, 1981, Jenner married actress Linda Thompson in Hawaii.They have two sons together, Brandon Jenner and Sam Brody Jenner (known as Brody). By February 1986, Jenner and Thompson had separated and subsequently divorced. Their sons later starred on the truth show The Princes of Malibu,and Brody appeared within the reality show The Hills.
On April 21, 1991, Jenner married Kris Kardashian (née Houghton) after five months of dating.They have two daughters, Kendall and Kylie Jenner. The couple separated in June 2013, but the separation wasn't publicly announced until four months later, in October. Kris filed for divorce in September 2014, citing irreconcilable differences.Their divorce terms were finalized in December 2014 and went into effect on March 23, 2015, as mandated by a state legal requirement for a six-months delay after the filing.
Assigned male at birth, Caitlyn Jenner publicly came out as a trans woman in April 2015. Her new name was publicly announced in July of that year, together with her name and gender being legally changed the subsequent September.
Sports Career : At the 1972 U.S. Olympic trials in Eugene, Oregon, Jenner was in fifth place within the men's decathlon, behind Steve Gough and Andrew Pettes with one event remaining. wanting to structure a 19-second gap on Gough within the 1500 metres, Jenner qualified for the Olympic team by finishing in first place 22 seconds before the others.
Jenner was the American champion within the men's decathlon event in 1974, and was featured on the duvet of Track & Field News magazine's August 1974 issue.While on the road in 1975, Jenner won the French national championship,and a trophy at the 1975 Pan American Games, setting the tournament record with 8,045 points.This was followed by world records of 8,524 points at the U.S.A./U.S.S.R./Poland triangular meet in Eugene, Oregon on August 9–10, 1975, breaking Avilov's record,and 8,538 points at the 1976 Olympic trials, also in Eugene.
At the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal, Jenner achieved personal bests altogether five events on the primary day of the men's decathlon – a "home run" – despite being in second place behind Guido Kratschmer of West Germany . Jenner sprinted the last lap, making up a 50-meter deficit and nearly catching the event favorite, Soviet Leonid Litvinenko, who was already stream of contention for the trophy , but whose personal best had been eight seconds better than Jenner's personal best before the race. Jenner set a replacement personal best time and won the trophy with a world-record score of 8,618 points.
Television and film career : Jenner began television appearances within the mid-1970s, both as herself and in character roles. one among Jenner's first recurring television roles was as a co-host of the short-lived daytime talk and variety series America Alive! in 1978. The comedy Can't Stop the Music was Jenner's first film appearance. She starred within the made-for-TV movies The Golden Moment: An Olympic romance and Grambling's White Tiger. During the 1981–1982 season, Jenner became a semi-regular cast member within the police series CHiPs, guest-starring as Officer Steve McLeish for 6 episodes, substituting for star Erik Estrada, who was locked during a contract dispute with NBC and MGM.Jenner also appeared in an episode of the sitcom Silver Spoons called "Trouble with Words", wherein her personal issues with dyslexia were revealed during a storyline a few recurring teenage character with an equivalent problem.
Jenner appeared within the series Learn to Read and within the video games Olympic Decathlon and Bruce Jenner's World Class Decathlon.The "hero shot", the finish of the ultimate event of the 1976 Olympic decathlon, and therefore the Wheaties cover, were parodied by John Belushi on Saturday Night Live, endorsing "Little Chocolate Donuts".In 1989, Jenner played herself within the comedy short Dirty Tennis written by James Van Patten.In 2021, Jenner appeared as a contestant on the fifth season of The Masked Singer because the "Phoenix". She was the second contestant to be unmasked and therefore the first of B . additionally , she also holds the excellence because the show's first transgender contestant.
Business : Jenner had licensed her previous name for Bruce Jenner's Westwood Centers for Nautilus & Aerobics within the early 1980s to David A. Cirotto, president of other local Nautilus & Aerobics Centers. She had no ownership within the licensed name centers,which were solely owned by Cirotto. Jenner's company, Bruce Jenner Aviation, sells aircraft supplies to executives and corporations.Jenner was the business development vice chairman for a staffing industry software application referred to as JennerNet, which was supported Lotus Domino technology.