Date of Birth:
October 28, 1949
Tarrytown, NY, United States Best Quotes:
“First of all, I try to be a positive role model.”
“Nobody has milked one performance better than me — and I'm damned proud of it.”
“I'm the type of guy who fails and fails and fails, and then, as if failure has become sick of him, succeeds.”
Bruce Jenner (born William Bruce Jenner, on October 28, 1949 in Tarrytown, NY) is most famous for his performance in the 1976 Montreal Summer Olympics, where he won a gold medal for the Decathalon. Bruce has been awarded several honors over the years, including the 1976 James E. Sullivan award for an amateur athlete in the United States, as well as the 1976 Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year. Bruce was also featured on the front of Wheaties breakfast cereal, and served as a spokesman for the brand for several years. His marriage to Kris Jenner led to his current fame as the stepfather of Khloe, Kourtney, and Kim Kardashian on the hit E! reality show, +. Bruce and Kris Jenner also have two daughters together, Kendall and Kylie. His estimated net worth is $100 million.
Best Known For:
Winning a gold medal for the Decathalon in the 1976 Summer Olympics, as well as his role on Keeping Up With The Kardashians.
Bruce married Kris Jenner in 1991. The two share two biological daughters (Kendall and Kylie) and four stepchildren. In Sept. 2013, the couple announced that they were separating. Before Kris, he was married to Christy Crownover, with whom he had a son, Burt, and a daughter, Casey. He was also married to Linda Thompson, with whom he had sons Brandon and Brody Jenner.