Jacob Hurley Bongiovi is an Instagram star. Moreover, he is famous for being the son of American rock musician and guitarist Jon Bon Jovi. Jon Bon Jovi is the lead guitarist and vocalist of the musical band, Bon Jovi music group.
Currently, the star kid is in a relationship with British actress and producer, Millie Bobby Brown. She gained popularity after featuring in the Netflix fiction series Stranger Things. How did the lovebird meet? Was Jacob dating someone before meeting Millie?
Furthermore, in the article below we will try to explore some more facts including what does Jacob Hurley Bongiovi do for a living? We will also discuss his family, age, wealthy lifestyle, and career.
Jacob Hurley Bongiovi Early life and Details of His Family
He was born on May 7th, 2002 in Palm Beach, Florida. He is the son of Jon Bon Jovi (father), the richest Rockstar of his time, and Dorothea Hurley (Mother). The star kid has three siblings, Jesse Bongiovi, Romeo Jon Bongiovi, and Stephanie Rose Bongiovi, and is the third eldest child in the family.
Jacob’s only sister Stephanie Rose Bongiovi was arrested for the consumption of heroin in her dorm room while in Hamilton College along with one of her friends, Ian. The police arrested her along with a bunch of drug paraphernalia and weed back in 2012. Later the court dropped the charges under the “Good Samaritan” law.
Jacob Hurley’s mother, Dorothea Hurley is a karate player. While in college, she won a junior karate championship and holds the status of fourth-degree blackbelt.
Talking about his ethnicity, Jacob belongs to the Caucasian ethnical background and holds an American nationality.
Jacob Hurley Bongiovi’s college
Back in 2020, the celebrity kid complete his high school at Pennington High School. Currently, Jacob Hurley Bongiovi is doing his graduating from Syracuse University.
Apart from this, Jacob Hurley has also played soccer on his school team and he is a fantastic rugby player as well.
Jacob Hurley’s Parents are Together since College Days
Jon Bon Jovi and Dorothea Hurley met while in high school at St. Joseph High School. Both, Jon and Dorothea were batchmates and soon started dating in their high school.
The couple tied their knot on 29th April 1989 at Graceland Wedding Chapel where only two of them were present. Since then, the chapel has had a poster on its entrance gate where it is written:
Rock Star JON BON JOVI Was Married Here.
At the time of their marriage, the duo went through lots of criticism for doing so, but now they are being praised by everyone for keeping their marring going on for more than three decades.
What does Jacob Bongiovi do for a living?
As we all know Jacob Hurley Bongiovi’s father is a high-profile musician and is a renowned name in American rock music but Jacob tends to stay away from making music at least for now. After completing high school he rather announced to go to Syracuse University for further study.
Although the star kid has been describing himself as an actor on his Insta handle, he hasn’t started in any of the movies so far. Maybe Jacob is interested in acting and in the future wanted to pursue his career in the acting field.
Jacob Hurley Bongiovi’s Father, Jon Bon Jovi is an Award winning Artist
Jon was born on 2nd March 1962 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey. He started to gain popularity in his early childhood after forming the musical rock band, Bon Jovi. The band was formed in 1983.
After decades of entertaining the world with his music, Jon was introduced to the Songwriter Hall Of Fame in 2009, and also ranked as “The Most Powerful and Influential People in the Music Business” by Billboard Magazine the same year. Jon’s other recognitions include the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2006 and the U.S. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2018. Jacob’s father, Jon was ranked in the top 50 Billboard artists in 2012.
Furthermore, in the late 1990s, Jon Bon also started his acting career featuring in the movies like U-571 and Moonlight and Valentino. He has also appeared in television shows, The West Wing, Ally McBeal, and Sex and the city.
By 2020 the artist has released 14 albums, 5 compilations, and 3 live albums which have sold more than 100 million copies worldwide. This makes Bon Jovi the highest seller American rock band. For his song Blaze Of Glory, the artist won an American music award and Golden Globe in 1991. The song also got a Grammy Award and Academy Award nomination.
Jacob Hurley and Millie Bobby Brown Dating? Who is his girlfriend?
He is currently in a relationship with Stranger Things’ actress, Millie Bobby since 2021. Jacob and Brown’s first dating rumors spread when the pair were spotted holding hands on a stroll in New York in June 2021.
As for how they came to know each other, is not yet revealed by any one of them. People knew about their dating only after both of them started to post each other photos on their Insta handles.
Besides, posting each other’s photos on their social media the couple also attends several public events together, In March, the lovebirds went to the BAFTAs. Back in 2022, Jacob was Millie Bobby’s date for the premiere of the Netflix series, Stranger Things.
In June 2022, Millie shared her and Jacob’s photo together captioning it by:
Alexa play the love of my life by harry styles
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In 2021, Jacob introduced Millie to his father and mother, and not only his parents but the entire family adored Millie and Jacob’s relationship. Many people believe that their love won’t last long considering Jacob is 22 and Millie Bobby is 18 years old but Jon Bon Jovi, Jacob’s father is against the people. Jon and Jacob’s mom started dating around the same time as Jacob and Millie and they are together for more than three decades.
Jacob Hurley Bongiovi’s Social Media Platform
Jacob Hurley is famous on social media platforms. On his Instagram handles the star kid has around 921k followers. Jacob often shares his wealthy lifestyle through his Insta post.
Talking about his father Jon, he has around 1.1M followers on Instagram. Jacob Hurley Bongiovi’s girlfriend Millie Bobby Brown has around 55.8M followers on her Instagram Handle.
Jon Bon Jovi’s son, Jacob’s Net Worth
As the star kid is born into a luxurious family, Jacob had his childhood in lap of luxury. Talking about Jacob’s father, Jon Bon Jovi his estimated net worth is around $410 million. Jon acquired this fortune from his acting and moreover from his musical career.