Interesting Biography Facts
Anthony Jay Mahavoric/Anthony Jay Robbins
entrepreneur, self empowerment expert, social media star
February 29, 1960
North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Glendora High School
Tony Robbins family members
Boris Joseph Mohorovich (father)/Jim Robbins (stepfather)
Nicky Charlene Shows
Tara Robbins (younger sister), Marcus Robbins (younger brother)
Is Tony Robbins a gay/bisexual?
What is Tony Robbins marital status?
Who is Tony Robbins wife?
When did get married?
How many children does he have?
5 (Jairek Robbins (son with Liz Acosta Raynor), Jolie Jenkins Pagani (adopted daughter with Becky Jenkins Robbins), Tyler Jenkins (adopted son with Becky Jenkins Robbins), Josh Jenkins-Robbins (adopted son with Becky Jenkins Robbins), and daughter with Sage Robbins)
You may know Tony Robbins as a best-selling author, entrepreneur, and motivator. He teaches his followers through his seminars, social media accounts, and books, like “Unlimited Power” to create a super successful life. In 1991 Tony founded the Anthony Robbins Foundation. The aim of the fund is to support poor families with kids. The fund’s main task is to provide kids’ strong health and well-being worldwide. Tony created a super successful life for himself. Let’s have a close look at his family members!
Tony Robbins wife
Liz Acosta Raynor (ex-partner; son’s mother)
Date of birth: January 1958
Date of death: June 13, 2019
In the early 1980s, Tony was in a relationship with Liz Acosta. In 1984 they parented a son Jairek. Although the couple separated, they managed to keep a friendly relationship.
Elizabeth Ann Acosta was born in San Diego, California. She was a businesswoman. She was the owner of Liz Acosta & Associates. She was a mother of one son Jairek. Liz had 2 sisters – Annette Acosta and Vivian Acosta Rankin. She was married to Mike Raynor, JR. He used to work at Walt Disney World Resort.
Liz passed away in the summer of 2019 after a long illness.
Becky Jenkins Robbins (ex-wife; were married in 1985 – 2001)
Date of birth: July 12, 1949
Tony and Rebecca Biggerstaff got acquainted in the early 1980s at one of his seminars. They fell in love with one another and got married in 1984. After 17 years of marriage, they divorced. Rebecca and Tony didn’t have any biological kids. But he adopted Rebecca’s 3 children (Tyler, Jolie, and Josh Jenkins) from her previous marriage.
Currently, Becky Robbins resides in San Diego, California. She is an artist and motivator.
Sage Robbins (wife)
Date of birth: August 5, 1972
Tony’s current wife was named Bonnie Humphrey. They tied the knot on October 15, 2001. After that, the woman changed her name to “Sage”.
Sage comes from Canada. She is the daughter of Bill Humphrey. Before she met Tony, she had been married to a businessman from Canada, named John Lynch. Sage met Tony at one of his seminars and they felt some chemistry between them. Soon, Sage filed for divorce from her husband and started dating Tony. They got married officially in October 2001.
Previously, Sage worked as a shop assistant at a health food store. In the early 2000s, she tried her hand as an occasional actress. She featured in the series “Toby the Vampire Slayer” and the film “Stab: The Real Life Sequel”.
Currently, she works as a motivator with her husband and hosts podcasts with him. In 2022 she parented a daughter with Tony.
Tony Robbins kids
Jairek Robbins (son with Liz Acosta Raynor)
Date of birth: May 26, 1984
Jairek is the oldest kid of the motivational speaker Tony Robbins. Although Tony has never been officially married to Jairek’s mother Liz, he has always cared about his first biological son.
Jairek was born in Encinitas, California. Later he moved to Rincon, Puerto Rico, where he lives till now. Like his father, he became a personal empowerment expert. He helps individual entrepreneurs and big organizations to achieve their goals in business. Jairek authored several books, which became best-sellers, like “LIVE IT!: Achieve Success By Living With Purpose”.
In 2014 he married a beautiful blonde woman, named Amanda Andrzejewski Robbins. She was born in 1989. She earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Michigan State University. She got a Master’s Degree in business from San Diego State University. Currently, she works with her husband as a personal coach.
In 2020 Amanda and Jairek welcomed their firstborn son Koa Penda Robbins. The boy got such a strange name for his calmness and strength. It’s interesting to know, that Jairek’s mom Liz passed away on June 13, 2019, 12 months before Koa’s arrival.
In addition to his activity as a personal development expert and writer, Jairek is also a film producer. He contributed to the creation of the films “The Abundance Factor”, “The Miracle Morning” etc.
Jolie Jenkins Pagani (adopted daughter with Becky Jenkins Robbins)
Date of birth: March 7, 1974
Tony is still close with his daughter from the first official marriage to Becky Jenkins Robbins. He adopted Becky’s children from her previous marriage to Mr. Jenkins. So, Jolie is Tony’s adopted daughter. Although the motivational expert divorced Becky in the early 2000s, he maintains warm relationships with Jolie and her family.
She was born in Denver, Colorado. The girl was 10 years old when her mom married Tony Robbins. Her stepfather’s career was developing so fast. That’s why the Jenkins-Robbins family moved to Los Angeles. There Jolie continued her education. She is a Torrey Pines High School graduate. She studied Theater Art at Occidental College. Jolie gained some popularity as an actress. One of her brightest screen works was in the series “The X-Files”.
The other Jolie Jenkins’ important screen appearances were on cult TV shows, like “Desperate Housewives”, “How I Met Your Mother”, “Two of a Kind” etc. She joins her acting activity with the role of a businesswoman. She used to work in the company “Joeycake”.
Jolie is a happy wife and mother. On October 27, 2001, she exchanged wedding vows with David Pagani. They dated several years before the marriage. David is an illustrator, based in LA.
The coupler parented their first son, Louis Rocket Pagani, on the last day of 2015. Then the happy grandfather Tony Robbins shared the great news of his grandson’s arrival through the Internet. On October 9, 2018, they welcomed a son Hugo Pagani.
Jolie seems satisfied with her personal and professional life. She is closely knitted with all the members of her family, including siblings Tyler and Josh.
Tyler Jenkins (adopted son with Becky Jenkins Robbins)
Date of birth: circa 1971
Tyler is the oldest among Tony Robbins’ kids. He is also adopted. Biologically, Tyler is the son of Becky Robbins and her first husband, Mr. Jenkins. He was around 13 years old when his mother tied the knot with Tony Robbins and the latter adopted him.
Currently, Tyler lives in San Marcos, CA. He works as a welder at “Tbilt Fabrications”. He is officially single.
Josh Jenkins-Robbins (adopted son with Becky Jenkins Robbins)
Date of birth: August 1978
Josh was the youngest boy in the Jenkins-Robbins family. He was adopted by Tony at the tender age of 6. Josh spent the young years of his life in Los Angeles, CA. In his interview with “Money Magazine,” Josh confessed that having Tony Robbins as a father was a huge gift for him.
After graduating from high school, he entered Babson College. For many years josh worked as a small business developer and tax planner. He took part in big complicated projects, like co-founding America’s Best 401 (k) – the platform for small business growth. It was sold for billions of dollars in 2019. Currently, he is the co-owner and developer of the mobile platform Immi.
Nowadays Josh lives in Solana Beach, CA with his wife Amy Jenkins Robbins, and their 2 daughters, Lily and Olivia.
Daughter (with Sage Robbins)
Tony and Sage welcomed their first and only biological daughter in 2021. They keep in secret her name and face but shared a couple of photos, where we can see “a piece” of an adorable baby girl.
Who are Tony Robbins parents?
Boris Joseph Mohorovich (father)
Date of birth: October 2, 1926
Date of death: June 15, 2002
Tony’s biological father was named Boris Joseph Mohorovich. “Mohorovich” was Tony’s birth surname. His parents separated when he was 7 years old. Later his mother re-married Jim Robbins, a basketball player. Tony was 12 at that time. Jim adopted Tony Mohorovich and gave the boy his surname.
Tony’s biological father passed away in 2002 at the age of 75.
Nicky Charlene Shows (mother)
Date of birth: June 15, 1940
Date of death: April 10, 2007
Tony’s mother Nicky passed away in 2007 at the age of 66. Nevertheless, you can hardly find any pictures or warm words about her on his social media accounts or in his interviews. That’s because Tony wasn’t close to his mom.
Nicky was drug-addicted. She had 3 kids (Tony was the oldest), but she didn’t care about them. Tony’s family belonged to the working class society. The Robbins lived in poverty. Tony has been working since their earliest years old. He took any handyman job he could find.
He was 17 when Tony had a severe conflict with his mother. She was chasing the boy with a knife around the house. After that Tony moved from his parents’ home.
Tony Robbins siblings
Tara Robbins (younger sister)
Date of birth: July 1967
Tony likes his younger siblings very much. Despite a busy schedule, he finds the time to spend with his sister and brother.
His sister’s full name is Tara Lynne Robbins. Since 1997 she has been married to a man, named Victor Camacho Guillot. He works at the Gracie Academy as a Jiu Jitsu instructor.
Marcus Robbins (younger brother)
Date of birth: 1961
Marcus is Tony’s younger brother from the same parents. The only thing, which is known about him, is that he is married to a woman, named Cheri Lynn Berget Robbins. They have a son, named Jakob Robbins (born in 1991).
Marcus is close with his older brother Tony and other members of the Robbins family.