Elon Musk’s father is a somewhat controversial personality. Just like his son, he never hesitates to create a scandal with his statements. Elon Musk is never scared to speak against even the most influential personalities. Recently, he made a bizarre comment about former American president Donald Trump. According to Elon, Donald should not participate in the 2024 elections but should set for sail. He thinks Ron DeSantis will easily defeat Joe Biden and become the president. In his recent tweets, he said that Trump is too old to run for the election.
The comment did not go well with Donald Trump supporters. Well, like a son, like a father, Elon Musk’s dad has recently given an interview to a famous news agency and made some shocking revelations that made its place among the most sensational news. However, this is not the first time Errol Musk’s father has said anything controversial. The article will discuss Errol Musk’s dad’s recent controversy and everything else about him.
Elon Musk’s Father
Elon Musk’s father’s name is Errol Musk, and professionally he was an engineer, sailor, and pilot. Errol took retirement in 1980 and since then has spent his time traveling. Apart from that, he has a keen interest in real estate and can be called a real estate developer as he has owned many mines. Errol belongs to a reputed family and never had to face struggles in his life. Even his grandmother was the first chiropractor in Canada. Errol’s parents were the first ever to fly from South Africa to Australia in a single-engine plane.
According to several reports, Elon is not very close with his father. In fact, he “hates” him. The reason for Elon Musk hating his father is said to be the divorce between Errol and Maye, Erol Musk’s mother. Elon Musk’s father raised him in a big mansion in South Africa before moving the entire family to Malibu, California. The world’s richest person, Elon Musk, is a private person. There are many mysteries about his childhood, adulthood, and family. This is the reason we get to hear several rumors about Elon and Elon Musk’s father.
Elon Musk And Errol Musk’s Relation
In his 2017 interview, Elon surprisingly shared some of his personal stories. Elon and Errol Musk may have troubled past, but there are speculations that they are trying to work on the issues. Elon Musk’s dad has given him a relatively good childhood by changing his school with minor inconvenience. Elon lived with his father after his parents’ divorce. Although his father never physically abused him, Elon said in the interview that Errol has done some heinous crimes that no one can think of.
Maybe he was talking about Errol having a child with his step-daughter. Yes! You have read it right. In a recent interview, Elon Musk’s father disclosed that he has a love child with his step-daughter. He justifies the act by saying that we are here to reproduce. Not just that, it is speculated that Elon Musk’s dad has killed three people in self-defense. The relationship between the two is highly complicated.