Exploring Maye Musk: Model, Success, Diet, & Heritage Exploring Maye Musk: Model, Success, Diet, & Heritage

Exploring Maye Musk: Model, Success, Diet, & Heritage

Maye Musk is a diet specialist and a well-known model. She is much more famous now as the world’s richest man Elon Musk’s parent. She is the CEO of the biggest companies like SpaceX and Tesla. Her son has been extraordinary in his field across the years as the founder of the revolutionary Tesla Inc., SpaceX, and Neuralink. He is also the co-founder of PayPal and works as the chief designer in his company SpaceX. She is also the mother of Kimbal and Tosca Musk.

Maye Haldeman Musk has two other children who have achieved success in their respective fields. Kimbal is a prominent entrepreneur who owns The Kitchen Restaurant Group widespread in Chicago, Colorado, and Indianapolis. He has major stakes in Tesla. Her daughter Tosca is a celebrity executive producer and director and has won many awards.

Along with her modeling career, Maye is a profound certified dietician and gave lectures in the colleges. She is also a talented author. She is the best representation of the beauty with brains concept, giving birth to the most successful children on the planet along with her being a successful beautiful model. Her real name is Benard Kiplangat Keter and is popular by the name Maye Musk.

How old is Maye Musk?

The daughter of Dr. Joshua Haldeman and Winnifred Fletcher came into the world on 19th April 1948 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. She is 76 years of age as of 2024. Maye Musk has Canadian-South African nationality. Her ethnicity is White Caucasian. She believes in Christianism and follows Christian culture. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Maye Musk Young

Maye Musk Young

Early Life

Born in Canada, she moved to South Africa with her parents in 1950. She had an adventurous family that spent almost 10 years roaming in the Kalahari Desert to discover the Lost City of the Kalahari. She was into modeling since her childhood and she stood as a finalist in the Miss SA beauty competition in 1969. The following year she got married to a South African engineer, Errol Musk.


She completed her schooling at a local school in SA. After her school studies, she got enrolled at Afrikaans University to complete her further study in dietetics. She was interested in microbiology but after talks with her father, she got into dietetics. She started her post-graduate studies at Orange Free State University and was awarded her Master’s degree from the college in dietetics. After she shifted to Canada, she got one more Master’s degree in nutritional science from the Toronto University of Canada.


Her journey as a finalist in the SA beauty contest escalated her modeling career. Her modeling income wasn’t enough to raise her kids, so she started to take nutrition lectures in college. Her modeling career got a boost as she shifted to Canada. She started to get assignments from Canada as well as the USA. She was the face of the Special K food brand and also endorsed various top brands like Target, Virgin America, etc.

For the health awareness campaign of Time magazine, she did not hesitate to pose for a nude photoshoot. The Young Maye Musk nude photo shoot was the talk of the town then. She was also featured in her video album of Beyonce. Maye Musk’s commercial modeling career has been for over 50 years. Along with her bright modeling career, she has never turned her back and delivered seminars across the globe to bring awareness about the nutrition issue as a dietitian.

She has also prospered as an author with her talented writing skills. She has written the book: ‘A Woman Makes a Plan: Advice for a Lifetime of Adventure, Beauty and Success.’ which was appreciated by the readers. Maye Musk’s book gained attention with her beautiful description of her thought process in her work.

Physical Appearance

Maye Haldeman Musk is a 5 feet 8 inches tall model and weighs around 56 kg. Being a model, she has maintained her fitness throughout her career. She has been a dietician that helped her to be fit still at the age of 76. She has an ever-charming personality with a body like a Greek Goddess. She has pretty grey hair and mesmerizing sea blue eyes. She has a fair complexion.

Maye Musk Young Modeling Photos


What is Maye Musk relationship status?

She met Errol Musk in high school and got married to a South African engineer. The couple spent a happy married life and were blessed with three brilliant children. Things did not work great between them after a while and they parted ways in 1979. Errol got married again to Heide-Mari after their divorce, but Maye had no thoughts of getting married again.

In Maye Musk’s younger years, she brought up her kids in SA, but later Elon moved to Canada and stayed along with his father. Kimbal also moved to Canada to be with Elon after a span of 4 years. Following to this Maye also shifted to Canada with her daughter Tosca. Despite the couple being divorced, they share a good relationship and the children have a great bond with mother Maye.

She has 12 grandchildren with her grandsons named Xavier Musk, Saxon Musk, August Musk, Nevada Musk, Damian Musk, Griffin Musk, Grayson Musk, Kai Musk, and X Æ A- Xii Musk. She has 3 granddaughters named Isabeau Musk, Luca Musk, and Stella Musk.

How much is Maye Musk Net Worth in 2024?

She is into the modeling career in South Africa and also after shifted to Canada & USA. She also earned good money with her lectures in college. She has been a certified dietician which helps her to earn more. Her net worth is estimated at around $25million. She is also the CEO of the profit-making firms SpaceX and Tesla.

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