- Date of Birth:
- April 1, 1977
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.
Best Known For:
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.