Caitlyn Marie Jenner (born William Bruce Jenner; October 28, 1949) is an American television personality and retired Olympic gold medal–winning decathlete.
Jenner played college football for the Graceland Yellowjackets before incurring a knee injury that required surgery. Convinced by Olympic decathlete Jack Parker's coach, L. D. Weldon, to try the decathlon, Jenner won the men's decathlon event at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, setting a third successive world record and gaining fame as "an all-American hero".
Given the unofficial title of "world's greatest athlete", Jenner established a career in television, film, writing, auto racing, business, and as a Playgirl cover model.
Caitlyn Jenner is weighing in on Kim Kardashian and Kanye West‘s split. In a new interview, the 72-year-old Olympian shared her thoughts on her 43-year-old stepdaughter’s divorce from the 44-year-old rapper, while also addressing Kim‘s new relationship with Pete Davidson. Click inside to read more… “Very complicated guy.
I really liked Kanye,” Caitlyn shared on The Pivot Podcast. “I got along with him so well. Two of us did great together, and through even when I transitioned, he was so on my side, lovin’ it, but he was very difficult to live with.” Caitlyn also said that she’s “really into Pete right now.” “We got a comedian in the family.
Yay!” Caitlyn added. “We need a comedian in the family. We don’t need more rappers, we need comedians in the family.” She also went on to give the 28-year-old comedian her stamp of approval after getting to spend some time with the new couple. “But Pete is — they came over the other day, ’cause I told Kim, ‘C’mon, I haven’t even met him yet,’” Caitlyn recalled. “So she brought him over and we spent a couple hours here at the house together and very different than what she would normally date, but Kimberly has been through a lot with the guys she’s been with.” Caitlyn also said that Pete is “180 degrees the other direction” from Kanye, adding, “I mean, first of all, he treats her so well.Read more on justjared.com