Bio: Jon Gosselin (born Jonathan Keith Gosselin in Oshkosh, Wisconsin on April 1, 1977) is an American television personality. Jon and his ex-wife Kate Gosselin first received local media coverage when it was discovered they were having sextuplets after already being parents to twins. Discovery Heath offered the couple a reality series to chronicle their family life. Surviving Sextuplets and Twins aired in Sept. 2005. After two seasons, the show was switched over to TLC and renamed Jon & Kate Plus 8. The final episode of their show aired on November 23, 2009.
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Jon is best known for starring on Jon & Kate Plus 8.
Jon met Kate at a company picnic on October 5, 1997 and they married on June 12, 1999. Their twin girls, Cara and Madelyn, were born on October 8, 2000. Kate later gave birth to sextuplets on May 10, 2004, their sons Aaden, Collin, and Joel, and daughters Leah, Alexis, and Hannah. The couple divorced in 2009. He’s since found love with his girlfriend Colleen Conrad.
The Gosselin sextuplets are officially teenagers and we can’t believe how much they’ve grown since season 1 of ‘Kate Plus 8.’ Coming back to TV after 10 seasons, the kids have changed SO much — check out their then & now pics here!
It’s war! Jon Gosselin has had enough of not being able to see his special needs son Collin, and now he’s planning to fight ex-wife Kate for custody of all eight of their kids. Keep reading for why he’s finally ready to head to court.
It was a holiday miracle for Jon Gosselin when he FINALLY got to spend time with some of his 8 kids on Thanksgiving! But while Jon didn’t get them for the full day — and not all of his children even showed up — a new report claims the former reality star was ‘thrilled’ to get to spend even a little much-needed time with his kids. Take a look inside their holiday here!
Collin Gosselin is living away from his family to get help for his special needs — but his dad, Jon Gosselin, has NO idea where. Jon claims Kate Gosselin is refusing to tell him where their son’s school is, and he’s getting majorly frustrated about it. Watch here!
Yikes! A child abuse investigation has allegedly been opened in response to claims that mom-of-8 Kate Gosselin abuses her children by spanking them with a spoon and hitting them as a form of discipline! Multiple sources have reportedly confirmed the allegations, one allegedly being her son Collin, who was ‘sent away’ due to his unpredictable behavior!
Yikes! Kate & Jon Gosselin’s relationship is even uglier than we thought! It’s gotten SO bad in fact that just last year, in police reports that have recently surfaced, Kate made shocking claims against her ex. She alleged that not only did Jon kidnap their 12-year-old daughter Hannah, but that he ALSO is a drug dealer!