Fast Facts

  • Professional background is in the information-technology field.
  • First met future wife Kate Gosselin at a picnic in October of 1997.
  • Came to public consciousness, along with Kate, as costar of popular reality series, Jon & Kate Plus 8. The series---which drew more than 9 million viewers for its Season 5 debut, amid stories of marital discord---sprung out of the 2006 Discovery Health special Surviving Sextuplets and Twins.
  • Along with Beth Carson and Kate, wrote the best-selling 2008 book Multiple Bles8ings: Surviving to Thriving with Twins and Sextuplets.
  • Proceedings began to end his marriage to Kate on June 22, 2009. He indicated on-air that night that he had been too passive in his relationship with the headstrong Kate, and was proud to start standing up for himself.


  • Joel Gosselin — Son
  • Aaden Gosselin — Son
  • Hailey Glassman — Ex-significant Other
  • Kate Gosselin — Ex-wife
  • Alexis Gosselin — Daughter
  • Cara Gosselin — Daughter
  • Madelyn Gosselin — Daughter
  • Leah Gosselin — Daughter
  • Hannah Gosselin — Daughter
  • Collin Gosselin — Son
  • Ellen Ross — Ex-significant Other


  • Birth Name: Jonathan Keith Gosselin
  • Birth Place: Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
  • Profession: Reality cast member

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