Growing up as a rebellious teenager, James Adam (fondly called Jim) always got himself landed in trouble. He had so much energy but ‘twas always spent in his innumerable mischievous deeds. One day, a high school teacher showed him a better way wherewith he could manage this rare vibe; she redirected him into the performing arts! In no time, he discovered the joy of being a performer and as always, went all in to register for both the choir and drama club. That was how it all started for Belushi!
Date of Birth: June 15, 1954
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
His father was a renowned comedian but this was not what birthed his passion for humour. After graduation, Jim continued with his newfound craft and obtained a degree in theatre arts. He went on and on until he found himself in the comedy niche just like his brother. Today however, we would be going a little further to see what was going on with the aspiring actor beneath the surface. Was he ever in love? What was it like? How many kids does he have? All of these and more would be answered as you read along.
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Jim Belushi wife
Sandra Davenport (ex-wife)
Duration of Marriage: May 17, 1980 – October 10, 1988 (7 years)
True that he might have been in love a few times before his first marriage but we would be starting from here. Sandra was his long time love whom he eventually got married to. In 8 years their marriage came to an end but he had a son with her already some months after their wedding.
Marjorie Bransfield (ex-wife)
Duration of Marriage: September 22, 1990 – April 1, 1992 (almost 2 years)
Marjorie was the second wife to Jim and their marriage lasted for just about two years. In all they were together for three years as they met in September 1989 and dated for a year prior to their marriage. While she was with Belushi, she appeared in six films but she has now left acting as a career. She also started in movie Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe (1990) with Jim.
Jennifer Sloan (wife)
Duration of Marriage: May 2, 1998 till March 2018 (seperated) (almost 20 years) got back together in May 2019
Jennifer was Belushi’s third for almost 20 years; he has been married to her for the longest. Not much is known about her other than the fact that she has two kids with him.
Jennifer filed for divorce in March 2018 still the reason is not known.
In May 2019 the couple got back together.
Jim Belushi children
Robert Belushi (son with Sandra Davenport)
Date of Birth: October 23, 1980
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Robert took on acting as a career even though he is not in the rank of A-list actors. He is a frequent with minor roles in several series but has been opportune to have a recurring role on the comedy show ‘How I Met Your Mother’ (2005 – 2014). One thing that stands out for this man is his strikingly handsome face!
Jamison Bess Belushi (daughter with Jennifer Sloan)
Date of Birth: July 28, 1999
Zodiac Sign: Leo
She has appeared in several episodes of her father’s long time series ‘According to Jim’ which ran for eight years. As the only daughter to the comedy genius, Jamison holds a special place in her father’s heart. Who knows if she’ll be the first female Belushi who is a pro at comedy? She however shows signs that signal something completely different from comedy, she loves to sing and play the guitar! It is funny though that with her powerhouse personality, her ambition is to open a candy store.
Jared James Belushi (son with Jennifer Sloan)
Date of Birth: February 8, 2002
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Jared is the youngest of Jim’s kids and is a now a teenager.