According to documents seen by AFP on Tuesday, Elon Musk’s daughter has filed an official request to change her surname along with her surname to sever all ties with her father.
“I do not live with my biological father anymore and do not want to be in any form with him anymore,” the young woman explained in a request filed the day after her 18th birthday.
Javier was born Alexander Musk, who asked to be called Vivian Jenna Wilson so that her name would match her gender.
She wants to take the first name of her mother, who divorced Elon Musk in 2008.
The petition was filed in April in a court in Santa Monica, California, but was reported by several American media outlets this weekend.
The richest man in the world has a total of eight children: six with Justin Musk (Nee Wilson) in the 2000s, one of whom died a few weeks after birth and most recently two musicians with Grimes.
Tesla and the SpaceX boss are also in the process of acquiring Twitter, criticizing the fact that transgender or non-binary individuals have been identified with specific pronouns, including this tweet since December 2020, having previously written posts on the social network: “I strongly support trans people, but all these pronouns are aesthetic.