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Sergey Brin and wife Nicole Shanahan's age difference explored as they head for divorce

Amber Peake June 18, 2022
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Sergey Brin and wife Nicole Shanahan have reportedly filed for divorce, but what is their age difference? 

According to documents obtained by Business Insider, Brin filed for divorce at the start of this year, in January.

The tech mogul is the co-founder of Google and currently the world’s sixth-richest person. 

Following reports the couple are going their separate ways, we take a look at Sergey Brin and wife Nicole Shanahan’s age difference and relationship. 

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Get to know Nicole Shanahan 

Nicole Shanahan is a 37-year-old California-based entrepreneur and attorney.  

Shanahan is the founder of patent management company ClearAccessIP, which launched in 2013

The attorney and husband Sergey Brin also founded the Buck Institute’s Center in 2018, which centred around female reproductive longevity. 

Shanahan also established the Bia-Echo Foundation, which focuses on reproductive equality, in 2019

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Sergey Brin and Nicole Shanahan’s age difference 

Following reports Sergey Brin and Nicole Shanahan are heading for divorce, many people are curious to know their age difference.

Google co-founder Sergey Brin was born on 21 August 1973, meaning he is 48 years old

As per the Daily Mail, Nicole Shanahan is currently 37 years old, which means the couple have an age difference of around 11 years. 

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Couple married in 2018

Sergey and Nicole tied the knot in 2018 but, at the time, kept news of their nuptials private. 

The tech mogul and attorney’s marriage wouldn’t be made public until the following year. 

In October 2019, the couple’s marital status made headlines after The Chronicle Of Philanthropy confirmed the news the couple had wed in 2018. 

According to Page Six, the same year the couple married, they also welcomed a daughter. 

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They made their relationship official in 2016

Two years before they tied the knot, Sergey Brin and Nicole Shanahan went public with their relationship at the 2016 Met Gala. 

During the event, Brin and Shanahan made their red carpet debut as a couple as they wore matching monochrome looks for the fashion event’s theme – fashion in an age of technology.

The two were said to have been together for about a year before they attended the event as Business Insider reports the couple first began dating in 2015.  

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.