Meet Melissa Cohen, the gorgeous blond became the talk of the town as she was revealed as the newest Mrs. Biden.
Melissa Cohen happens to be the new wife of businessman and lawyer, Hunter Biden -the second and controversial son of former U.S. Vice President and current President, Joe Biden.
Melissa first grabbed headlines in 2019, after it was reported that she and Hunter Biden had contracted matrimony following a short romance.
Want to know more about her? Of course you do! Here we’ll tell you interesting details about the lovely gal and much more.
Hunter Biden wife
As you may or may not recall, Hunter Biden was first married to Kathleen Biden, the two were married for over two decades from 1993 until their divorce in 2017.
At the time of their nuptials, she was 24 and Hunter was 23 years old. The two had met while he was a member of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest.
Kathleen A. Biden was born Kathleen A Buhle in Chicago, Ill; she graduated in 1987 from Saint Ignatius. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from St. Mary’s College Minnesota.
Kathleen Biden works full-time at the DC Volunteer Lawyers Project.
The organization “provides pro bono legal services to domestic violence victims and at-risk children.
According to her LinkedIn, the blonde is also the founder/CEO at The 1229 Project. In the past she served as Chairwoman for the Eleanor Roosevelt Dialogue (CSIS) and was also a freelance writer at PYPO. She writes in her profile:
Experienced Director Of Strategic Partnerships with a demonstrated history of working in the legal services industry. Skilled in Partnerships, Strategic Planning, Communication, Fundraising, and Writing.
When did Hunter Biden and his wife separate?
Hunter Biden and first wife, Kathleen Biden first separated in 2015 and were officially divorced in 2017.
Fast forward over two decades later and things got ugly when in 2016, Kathleen filed for divorce and accused then husband Hunter in court papers, of blowing family savings on drugs and prostitutes.
She claimed Hunter was “spending extravagantly on his own interests including drugs, alcohol, prostitutes, strip clubs, and gifts for women with whom he has sexual relations.”
In April 2017, Kathleen broke down in tears before a judge because of the divorce. She told a judge that she and Hunter had lived apart for six months up until that point and would not be able to reconcile.
In 2017, Hunter hit the headlines after it was revealed he had become romantically involved with non-other than Hallie Biden, the widow of his late brother Beau Biden.
Around the time of Kathleen was divorcing from Hunter Biden, it was revealed that he had began dating Hallie Biden; as in his late brother Beau’s wife Hallie Biden.
At the time, numerous reports surfaced revealing that Hunter had been cheating on Kathleen wiht the widow of his brother. Beau died in May 2015 after a battle with brain cancer at age 46.
Hunter shocked the world when he confirmed the news in a statement to the New York Post’s Page Six column
“Hallie and I are incredibly lucky to have found the love and support we have for each other in such a difficult time, and that’s been obvious to the people who love us most. We’ve been so lucky to have family and friends who have supported us every step of the way.”
Hunter Biden and Hallie Biden were a couple for the next two years, until their break up in 2018.
How many children does Hunter Biden have with his first wife?
During their 24-year marriage, Hunter and Kathleen Biden welcomed three daughters together; Naomi, Finnegan, and Maisy.
26-year-old Naomi Biden is the eldest grandchild of President Joe Biden. Naomi is named for her late aunt (Biden’s daughter from his first marriage), who died in 1972 in a tragic accident. Naomi is Hunter and Kathleen’s eldest child. She graduated from Columbia Law School, and was also a classmate of Tiffany Trump while studying for her undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania.
Naomi is certainly the most visible of the cousins, sharing intimate snapshots of the family on her public Instagram account and tweeting to a following of 180,000.
In 2020, she and her boyfriend Peter Neal, created an online tool for people to check their CARES Act benefit eligibility. She is currently working at Arnold & Porter.
Naomi’s younger sister, and the second of Hunter Biden’s daughters, Finnegan, is named after her great-grandmother, Catherine Eugenia Finnegan Biden. She campaigned for her grandfather’s 2020 candidacy quite regularly. She is a student at University of Pennsylvania.
The youngest of Hunter and Kathleen Biden’s daughters, Maisy, was a fixture at her grandfather’s side since he was Vice President. Not only did she campaign for him during the 2020 election, she also went on a number of official trips with him during his VP tenure. Like her sister, she is also attending University of Pennsylvania.
Maisy is also reportedly very close to Sasha Obama.
Who is Hunter Biden second wife?
Following an scandalous divorce and a failed relationship with the widow of his brother, Hunter later fathered a child with a an Arkansas woman. After DNA tests were done, a judge ruled he was the father. Biden and his baby mama identified as Lunden Roberts, reached a settlement in a child-support case in early 2020.
Biden quickly bounced back with a new love, in the name of Melissa Cohen. Their relationship was disclosed around the time he was being sued by Lunden. Sources revealed at the time, the two had only known each other for a few weeks and developed a whirlwind romance that ended in their nuptials.
This is how Melissa Cohen, became Hunter’s second wife; however, this isn’t the first rodeo for the new Mrs. Biden. Melissa Cohen was previously married to a fella named Jason Landver. According to his social media, Melissa’s ex-husband is originally from California, he attended Milken Community Schools and currently manages Beverly Hills Beauty Products.
He and Melissa tied the knot in South Africa in 2011, however, is not clear exactly when or why the two split ways.
She and Hunter Biden apparently tied the knot on May 16, per TMZ. A Los Angeles-based minister who works for an instant, same-day marriage company reportedly officiated the couple’s low-key ceremony.
After the wedding, Joe Biden said to Melissa
‘Thank you for giving my son the courage to love again.’
In 2020, Melissa Cohen gave birth to the couple’s first child together. They named the baby boy Beau, in honor of Hunter’s late brother.
She has since received the seal of approval from the powerful family and even appeared on stage in Wilmington, Delaware, as the new US president elect thanked the nation in his victory speech.
Hunter Biden’s private life isn’t the only thing making heads turn. The 50-year-old was visibly absent from his father’s campaign trail given his business dealings with the Ukrainian energy company Burisma. His past history of drug abuse have also been a soft spot for his father’s opponents.
After a career as an investor, lawyer, and lobbyist, Hunter is now a self-taught artist creating mixed-media abstracts out of his studio in LA.
Where is Melissa Cohen from?
Hunter Biden wife, Melissa Cohen was born in South Africa.
Cohen studied interior design in SA and moved to Los Angeles in her early twenties. She is currently based in Los Angeles.
Hunter Biden wife, allegedly went to King David High School Victory Park, and started studying at the University of Johannesburg before moving to the Greenside Design Center College of Design, where she received a qualification in interior design.
She then made the move to California where she eventually met her first husband. She and Jason Landver were married in 2012 and divorced two years later.
How old is Melissa Cohen
Melissa Cohen now Biden, is currently 34-years-old. She was born in 1988.
According to reports, Melissa Cohen was adopted into a Johannesburg family, the youngest of four siblings and the only girl. Her mom, Zoe, is a social worker who specializes in adoption.
That said, the Daily Mail reports, Hunter Biden wife has claimed in the past that she was raised by an isiXhosa woman, who took her for frequent visits to the Transkei, and that she only learned to speak English when she was six.
Melissa Cohen net worth
The exact net worth of Hunter Biden wife, Melissa Cohen is currently unknown. According to online sources, the blonde is making a lot of money from her work as a filmmaker.
Since becoming the second and current Mrs. Biden and a mom of one; Melissa Cohen has surely nothing to worry about financially that is.
From her social media we can tell the stunner enjoys the beach and traveling. It seems she visits her native country often; other destinations include Australia and Bali and Hong Kong.
Find Melissa Cohen on Facebook here.