Timothy Hawking is the name of a Popular British physician, Who known as the stepson of the late Stephen Hawking. It is stated that Timothy is the youngest of Stephen’s children in public, while his biological father is Jonathan Hellyer Jones.
Timothy Hawking Family
Timothy’s father’s name was Stephen Hawking, Who is an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author, educator, and great Oxford scientist. Between 1979 and 2009 he was Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at the University of Cambridge.
Timothy Hawking was not Stephen Hawking’s biological son, but he is very fond of his stepfather and also claimed in public that he was Stephen’s youngest son. He was born from Stephen’s wife Jane Hawking’s extramarital affair with Jonathan Hellyer Jones.
Timothy’s mother is Jane Beryl Wilde (Jane Hawking), an author and English teacher.
He has relatives and a senior brother named Robert Hawking and an older sister named Lucy Hawking.
Timothy Hawking Brother Robert Hawking
Robert Hawking was born on May 19, 1967, in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.
Robert was focused on science from an early age, and the inspiration he received from his father.
Robert Hawking is a notable British software engineer. He is popular in the world as the eldest son of the famous English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author, Professor Stephen Hawking, and his ex-wife, Jane Wilde Hawking. He split a great bond with his family.
Timothy Hawking Father Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawking was the first scientist to design a cosmology that combined the general theory of relativity and quantum mechanics, and he made enormous contributions to our understanding of black holes.
Stephen was born in Oxford, England on January 8, 1942.
Stephen enjoyed math and science at school, where he received the pet name “Einstein”.
He wrote a number of Famous science books, including the bestselling A Brief History of Time.
He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2009.
He hoped to one day go to space and train with NASA in their zero-gravity plane.
Timothy Hawking Sister Lucy Hawking
Along with her mother Jane, Lucy played an important role in managing her father’s deteriorating health due to ALS.
In addition to studying French and Russian at Oxford University, she also spent time studying Russian in Moscow.
While studying international journalism at the City, University of London, she realized that she would not pursue a career in journalism.
Before publishing novels, she worked for a time as a journalist for numerous publications, including The Guardian and The Telegraph.
Facts About Timothy Hawking
Timothy is deeply known as the youngest son of Stephen Hawking.
His maternal grandparents were George Wilde and Beryl Wilde.
He currently works as a brand development manager at LEGO, a global toy company in London.
There have been many controversies as to whether Timothy is the biological son of Stephen Hawking or not.
In an interview, he says that-
“My dad was able to speak with his own, natural voice for those first years, but it was incredibly difficult to understand what he was saying- particularly for me at such a young age. As a 3-year-old, I had no understanding of what he was saying. I didn’t really have any communication with him for the first five years of my life.”
Timothy continued his studies at the University of Birmingham and worked for some small businesses in the UK as an account manager.