Elon Musk has been in the news for many reasons. From his $44 billion takeover effort of social media platform Twitter to his name appearing in Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard, Musk has now made headlines as his transgender daughter has filed an application to change her name.
Formally known as Xavier Alexander Musk, Elon’s daughter recently turned 18 – the age of consent in California. She has now filed an application asking the court to change her gender identity from male to female and to register her new name. Read on to know more.
According to a report by Independent.co.uk, Elon Musk’s daughter from his first marriage has filed a petition to change her name. In her filing, she has reportedly stated that she “does not wish to be related to my biological father in any way, shape or form.” In it, she also asked for the reflection of her new gender identity on the documents (according to court documents available online through PlainSite.org.)
The daughter, who recently turned 18, identifies as a transwoman and filed a request to change her name following her new gender identity in April in Los Angeles County Superior Court in Santa Monica.
The transwoman formerly known as Xavier Alexander Musk is the daughter of Elon Musk and his first wife, Canadian author Justin Wilson. The former Javier – who also has twin brother Griffin – was born in 2004. ELON And the Justin couple separated in 2008.
There was no further explanation for the rift between Musk’s daughter and the Tesla and SpaceX chief. Neither a lawyer who represents Elon Musk nor Tesla The media office on Monday responded to a Reuters email requesting comment.
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