Joan Templeman Wiki, Age (Richard Branson’s Wife) Biography & Family

Joan Templeman

Joan Templeman (born 6 July 1948) is the wife of a billionaire British businessman. Here we are discussing the wife of Richard Branson who owns the famous airlines named “Virgin Airlines”. Richard is a super-rich person who lives with his family on his private island.

The two are famous because they did appear together in some film events also. It has been around 30 years since they are married.


Wedding with Husband Richard Branson & Children

The love between Joan Templeman and her husband is known to the world as Richard once gave the tips regarding the love of a magazine in an interview.

He said that if one loves someone then one has to chase the person and it is the persistence which will eventually help you win your love. He also said that it is not important that love will come to you as it is we who have to make our efforts and chase our love.

In the year 1972, Richard got married to a singer named Kristen Tomassi but they ended their relationship in the year 1979. It was in the year 1976 when Joan came in contact and this is where Branson fall in love with her. After that, he started making his efforts to catch her attention.

Richard Branson with his wife, Joan Templeman
Richard Branson with his wife, Joan Templeman

The story behind their relationship is very wonderful. Once Branson made arrangements in which he wanted to buy an island and contacted a real estate company.

He then asked Templeman if she wants to come with him as he has two tickets to the island to this the lady agreed. That is the day from where they both made their minds that they will live together with their family on that island.

They are doing so and they both have two kids together named Holly Branson and Sam Edward C. Branson.


Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education

The famous spouse Joan Templeman is also a British but she took birth in 1948 (age 71 years; as in 2019) in Scotland unlike Richard as he was born in Blackheath, London.

The data about her early life is not much is not present as she stays from the media most of the time.

As we came to know, she grew up in her homeland and there she attended a local high school with her 6 siblings. We have also found that her father was a ship carpenter and her mother was a homemaker.

Richard Branson’s spouse possesses a good academic record as Joan Templeman is a graduate of London University. In her college years, she was quite active in extra-curricular activities also as she is one brainy person.


Real Full Birth NameJoan Templeman.
Famous as Richard Branson's wife.
Age (As of 2019)71 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday6 July 1948.
Ethnicity White.
Birthplace/HometownScotland, United Kingdom.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)Cancer.
House LocationNecker Island, British Virgin Islands.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Centimeters: 167.6 cm.
Feet & Inches: 5'6".
Meters: 1.67 m.
WeightKilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132.28 lbs.
Eye ColorBlue.
Hair ColorBlonde.
Personal Information
ParentsFather: Not known.
Mother: Not available.
Marital StatusMarried.
HusbandRichard Branson.
Kids1. Holly Branson.
2. Sam Edward C. Branson.
3. Clare Sarah Branson (dead).
Social media No.
Favourite actorTom Cruise.
FoodItalian Cuisine.
Travel DestinationLos Angeles.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
School Local high school.
Alma MaterLondon University.
CarsBMW 7 series, Maybach, Range Rober Vogue and many others.
Net worth (As in 2020)$4.4 billion USD.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Joan Templeman

  • In an exclusive interview, Branson expressed that just after looking Joan for the first time he made his mind that this is the woman with whom he wants to spend the rest of his life.
  • Joan Templeman is a beautiful woman with precious blue eyes.

Joan Templeman height & weight

  • Along with beauty she also carries elegance. You will find her in designer clothes after all she is the wife of a billionaire.
  • All his apparel is specially designed by her designers. Richard Branson’s wife wears watches from brands like Cartier and Tiffany.
  • The island in which she lives with her family is bought by the couple for $180 k.
  • Joan Templeman had a daughter named Clare Sarah Branson who died just at the age of 4 days.
  • Once Richard was on a flight which was about to take off but he started missing his wife so much that he requested the plane crew that he wants to leave the plane and this express how much he loves his wife.
  • Her husband has pledged that he will donate a sum of 3 billion dollars from the profits that he will earn from his airline in the next 10 years.
  • She is a health freak and daily at 7 in the morning she does the workout with Branson.
  • The couple has no ego at all and sometimes you can even see them walking in the London streets.
  • Over time Branson family have made a significant amount of donation to save earth from global warming.



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