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Does Michael Jordan have kids?

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Michael Jordan has a total of five children, including two sons and three daughters. His children are the products of multiple unions.

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Jordan's marriage to his first wife Juanita Vanoy in 1989 produced sons Jeffrey Michael and Marcus James and daughter Jasmine. He married his second wife, Yvette Prieto, on Christmas Eve in 2011. Prieto gave birth to the couple's twin daughters, Victoria and Ysabel, in February of 2014. Jordan's eldest son, Jeffrey Jordan, played college basketball for both the University of Central Florida Knights and the University of Illinois Fighting Illini. His younger son, Marcus Jordan also played basketball at the University of Central Florida in Orlando.

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