The internet has exploded with the news that one Xavier Alexander Musk has decided to break all ties with Tesla founder Elon Musk and sought a name change. Xavier , who recently turned 18 is now exercising her right to consent and has filed a petition for both a name change and a new birth certificate reflecting her new gender identity was filed with the Los Angeles County Superior Court in Santa Monica, reported Sky News.
Who Is Xavier Alexander Musk? New Name
Xavier Alexander Musk was born to Elon Musk and his ex-wife Justine Wilson, who divorced the Tesla founder in 2008. In her request for name change, Xavier said, “I no longer live with or wish to be related to my biological father in any way, shape or form.”
She has asked the court to change her gender from male to female and register her new name. Her new name will be Vivian Jenna Wilson.
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Musk, who is very active on social media, has not reacted to this extraordinary development.
It’s not clear what may have angered Xavier to take this unprecedented step, but Musk had declared his support for the US Republican Party earlier this year. Republicans are supporting a series of legislation that would limit transgender rights in states across the country.
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As for Musk, he’s set to acquire Twitter after he agreed a $44 billion deal this year.
Is Xavier Dating Anyone?
According to local media, Elon Musk’s transgender child is not dating anyone and her relationship status is said to be single. It remains to be seen if she would inherit anything from her Dad’s cast empire. A lot would depend on how Musk reacts to the latest development.