Another billion dollar divorce! Google co-founder Sergey Brin splits with his second wife after only 4 years!
Sergey Brin, co-founder of Googleis filing for divorce from his (second) wife!
As you may recall, after the billionaire divorced his first wife Anne Wojcicki in 2015, the two jumped into the instant dating game again. For a short period of time Anne was linked with the former New York Yankees player Alex Rodriguez. Sergey began to see Nicole Shanahanwho would become his second wife, that same year.
The couple got married in 2018, but after 4 years of living together, they went their separate ways. Court records state that the couple have “irreconcilable differences” – well, the old view – and it is reported that they have been separated since December 2021. The divorce records are made public only days after the billionaire bought a mansion in Malibu for $13.5 million. . It would make a hell of a bachelor pad!
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A lot of details about Sergey and Nicole’s relationship and separation are kept under wraps, but one thing is for sure, they both want to protect their daughter! The child born in 2018, is being noticed for fear of being “kidnapped” or “harassed” during a divorce. However, that doesn’t seem to be the only reason they keep the matter private! Based on InsidersDocuments filed by Brin’s legal team state:
“[Brin] is the co-founder of Google and one of the richest and most famous tech entrepreneurs in the world. Due to the high profile nature of their relationship, it is likely that the public will be interested in the matter of dissolution and custody of their children. “
They are not wrong! Billionaire divorces suddenly become a hot topic!
Speaking of exorbitant sums, the couple is said to have paid a lot of money to a private judge to keep all the details of their breakup closely guarded! Judge forces $950 EVERY HOUR! Divorce proceedings are also not quick, sometimes taking months or even years… It’s a lot of hours…
To the seventh-richest man in the world, these numbers probably mean little – especially if it saves him half his fortune in the long run!
Over the past few years, we’ve seen a lot of billionaires get divorced – from Jeff Bezos arrive Bill Gates – even Dr. Dre and Kim Kardashian! Whether this is some weird trend among the 0.1%, or if Cupid is just taking all his arrows from the rich and famous, it certainly proves that money Can’t buy happiness! At least, not a happy marriage…
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