Kate Gosselin is a TV personality who is best known for her work in ‘Jon & Kate Plus 8’ which also helped her in gaining international recognition. She has given birth to sextuplets, which is just two less than the current Guinness World for giving most births. Now let’s have a close look at Kate Gosselin’s net worth in 2018.
Kate Gosselin was born as Katie Irene Gosselin in 1975 on 28 March in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Charlene Kreider and Kenton Kreider. She was brought up with her four siblings, consisting of three sisters named Kendra, Clarissa and Christen and a brother named Kevin. Kate completed her diploma to become a nurse from at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center.
Kate Gosselin married her husband Jon Gosselin in 1999, and the couple separated in 2009. The couple had 8 children together. Her first twins Madelyn and Cara were born prematurely by five weeks in 2000. Later she gave birth to her six children (sextuplets) Collin, Joel, Aaden, Alexis, Leah, and Hannah together in 2004. These sextuplets were also born prematurely before 10 weeks. This forced her to go under a very intense fertility treatment. Plus all of her kids also had to be put under ventilators due to their premature birth.
Kate started off her career as a nurse. Later she started working as a delivery nurse in Pennsylvania. Kate Gosselin’s reality show called ‘Jon & Kate Plus 8’, gained international popularity because of its unique structure, in which she along with her husband raised her twins and sextuplets. This show originally started in 2007, and it is only its sixth season right now.
Kate and her husband went under a very public separation, which was broadcasted on the national television. Several people made speculations that the burden of eight left the couple with no spark or time to spend with each other. During this time the couple broke down into several verbal fights. Until 2016 the couple continued to battle for the custody of their children, which was later won by Kate.
Kate has also given several interviews and has written several books sharing her experience with the whole procedure and also the aftermath of the birth of her children. She has written four books ‘Multiple Blessings’, ‘Eight Little Faces’, ‘I Just Want You to Know’, and ‘Love is in the Mix’ which was a cookbook. In her last book which talked about the pregnancy, she revealed that in the initial stage of her second pregnancy there were seven fetuses in her ovary, one of which was unable to develop.
Awards & Achievements
Kate Gosselin is a New York Best Seller, her books have sold more than 500,000 copies. Women around the world were applauding her for her strength and courage. Not only did she give birth to 6 sextuplets she also raised them with everything she had. She hasn’t been honored with any awards or title, but she definitely deserves all of them. She has set an example of motherhood in today’s world.
Net Worth of Kate Gosselin
Kate Gosselin has an estimated net worth of over $350 thousand. She has earned most of her bank balance through her reality TV show. However, she does make some extra hundreds through her book sales and interviews. She is also known for endorsing several brands which also help in adding more number to her bank account.
Kate Gosselin is a modern day example of a loving and caring mother who will, literary fight with the world for her children. She didn’t mind leaving her husband for the protection of her children. We just hope that her kids love her the way she loves them.