Clint Eastwood is a renowned actor, director, producer, musician, and politician. He is an American actor who has starred in several iconic and award-winning movies and television shows. He gained fame when he featured in the 1950-1960’s Western television series, Rawhide and his appearance in all three installments of Sergio Leone’s Dollars earned him international recognition. He is also popular for directing and producing the 1992 movie Unforgiven and 2004’s Million Dollar Baby.
Eastwood also famously has a vast taste in women which has seen the phrase “Clint Eastwood kids” become widely searched on the internet. He has had various causal and serious relationships which varied in intensity. Clint Eastwood has been married twice in his lifetime and been divorced the same number of times. He has had several mistresses and female sexual companions during and after his marriages. He also has a lot of children, with some not accounted for as their names are not known. This promiscuity has been the primary reason for his divorces and breakups.
Clint Eastwood’s Background
He was born Clint Eastwood Jr on May 31, 1930, in San Francisco, California. He is the son of Ruth and Clinton Eastwood. He has only one known sibling, his younger sister Jeanne Bernhardt. The veteran actor is of English, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch ancestry.
Clint Eastwood attended Piedmont Middle School, and proceeded to Piedmont High School. He would later transfer to Oakland Technical High School after exhibiting several bad behaviors at Piedmont High. After high school, Eastwood enrolled at Seattle University but would drop out to enlist in the US Army.
The thespian began his career in 1950 but struggled at the beginning to make a headway – which eventually came and he has gone on to feature in over 50 movies as an actor with each of them recording a varied amount of success which aided in the fame he has enjoyed in his career. Coupled with his outstanding venture into directing and producing, he has been earned several prestigious awards including the Oscars. Also a talented musician, he has EPs and albums to his name. He has also occupied a political office as the mayor of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, a position he occupied in April 1986. He is also popular for endorsing political candidates.
Clint Eastwood’s Relationship History
Clint Eastwood has had an elaborate list of affairs and relationships. He began his intimate encounters with women at the age of 14 with his school teacher and since then, he has been with a large number of women. He met his first wife, Maggie Johnson, in the summer of 1953 and they began dating soon after.
During the period they were dating, Eastwood had an intimate relationship with an unnamed woman from Seattle who conceived and gave birth to a daughter, Laurie Murray, who she put up for adoption. He later got married to Maggie in December 1953. While married to Maggie, he had a plethora of extramarital relationships with other women, some of who include Inger Stevens, Jean Jo Ann Harris, Jill Banner, Catherine Deneuve, Susan St. James, Bridget Byrne, and Keely Smith.
He dated dancer and stunts woman, Roxanne Tunis for 14 years and with her, he had a daughter named Kimber. He also dated Sondra Locke, an actress who lived with him for over 10 years. It is important to note that this relationship with Locke existed while he was still married to Maggie. With Maggie, he had Kyle and Alison Eastwood. He also had two other children named Scott and Kathryn Eastwood with Jacelyn Reeves, a Hawaiian stewardess.
After divorcing Maggie in 1984, he married American reporter, TV news anchor, and actress Dina Ruiz in 1996 and had a daughter with her who they named Morgan Eastwood. He also has a child with former move-in partner Frances Fisher. It was a daughter called Francesca Eastwood.
Meet Clint Eastwood’s Kids
In all, Clint Eastwood kids are a total of eight. His first child is a daughter named Laurie Murray who was not always in the picture until recently when she traced her father and identified with him. She is a child he had with an unknown Seatle lady who gave up the child for adoption upon delivery as Clint never knew about her pregnancy. This happened when he was still engaged to his first wife, Maggie Johnson.
Kimber Lyn Eastwood was born to Clint Eastwood by Roxanne Tunis on the 17th of June 1964. She is a film producer and makeup artist but she has also had a stint as an actress. Kimber was married to Anthony Gaddie and the couple had a child together before the marriage fell apart. She has gone on to attempt two marriages since then.
Kyle Eastwood is Clint’s first son. His mother is Maggie Johnson Clint Eastwood’s first wife. He was born on May 11, 1968, in Los Angeles and is an American jazz musician. He is the father of one daughter with his wife, Cynthia Ramirez.
Alison Eastwood is the third daughter of the Eastwood family and Kyle’s younger sister from the same mother. She is an actress and was born in Carmel, California on May 22, 1972. Besides acting, Alison is also a film producer and director, fashion designer, and model.
Scott and Kathryn Eastwood are children of Clint from Jacelyn Reeves, a flight attendant whom he had an affair with while he was married to Maggie Johnson. They were born on March 21, 1986, in Monterey, County California and February 2, 1988, in Carmel, California, respectively. While both of them have followed in their father’s footsteps and turned out to become actors, Scott is also a model and a graduate of Loyola Marymount University with a degree in communications.
Francesca Ruth Fisher Eastwood was born on August 7, 1993. Her mother is Frances Fisher, an actress. Francesca is also an actress following the path of her parents. She is also a TV personality and model.
Morgan Eastwood is the last Clint Eastwood kid and her mother is Dina Eastwood (nee Ruiz) who was Clint Eastwood’s second wife. Morgan was born on December 12, 1996, in Los Angeles.