Why are Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and his wife Cheryl Hines separating??
Robert F. Kennedy Jr., who announced his candidacy for President Elections in 2024, is married to his wife and Hollywood actress Cheryl Hines. He announced his candidacy and his wife Chiry support his decision too. But soon after that Robert offered to get separated from his wife. According to reports he did this in order to protect their relationship so the media and press don’t target his wife.
Who is Cheryl Hines?
Named Cheryl Ruth Hines, she was born on September 21, 1965. She is a popular American comedian and actress who is best known for her role in HBO”s Curb Your Enthusiasm. She has worked in a lot of television shows and movies and is a very popular star.
Robert F. Kennedy’s wife Cheryl previous marriage, divorce and children
Before marrying Robert Kennedy Jr., she married Paul Young, the founder of the Management firm Principato- Young on December 30, 2002. The couple together also has a daughter who was born on March 8, 2004. Cheryl and Paul named their daughter Catherine Rose Young, However, the couple’s marriage was broken as they divorced each other on July 20, 2010. She is seen often with her daughter Catherine and have a great bonding
Robert F. Kennedy and Cheryl’s Love and Marriage
In December 2011, Hines began dating Robert F. Kennedy Jr. They met through the common friend Larry David.
The couple announced their engagement in April 2014 and then married on August 2014. They had a lavish wedding at the Kennedy Compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts. The couple has no children together.
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and his separation from his wife after announcing the presidential nomination
When Robert announced in April 2023 about him seeking a nomination from the Democratic Party for the election in 2024, Cheryl support her husband. She mentioned in an interview by saying, “I support Bobby and I want to be there for him and I want him to feel loved and supported by me.” However, he thought any statement he would make would impact his wife so he revealed to her that they should announce we are separated. He said, “I saw how it was affecting her life and I said to her, ‘We should just announce that we are separated,’ so that you can have some distance from me… We wouldn’t really be doing anything, we would just — I felt so desperate about protecting her at a time when my statements and my decisions were impacting her.”
However, the couple has not separated as of now and is living together happily