Timothy Gahan Brando: Age, Siblings, Facts about Marlon Brandon’s Son

Timothy Gahan Brando

Timothy Gaham Brandon is one of eleven children of actor Marlon Brandon and his former housekeeper Christina Maria Ruiz. Though his father’s impact on the film industry remains to be felt even today, Timothy Gaham has kept his life private that little to no information about him is known. On the other hand, his father had a dramatic personal life that was open to the public. Please keep reading to learn more about Timothy Gahan’s father and his life, together with that of his mother and siblings.

Timothy Gahan Brando’s Bio

Timothy was born to Marlon Brandon and Christina Maria Ruiz on 6 January 1994. Her parents had a thirteen-year love affair during which he was born. Details about his upbringing, together with his two siblings, are unavailable in public since Maria keeps a low profile.

Aged 28, Timothy has stayed out of the spotlight, and little is known about what he does for a living. Let’s have a look at his siblings.

Timothy Gahan Brando’s Siblings

Timothy Gahan’s father, Brando, was married three times and had numerous affairs that led to him having eleven children. Timothy is the last born of Brando’s children. Timothy’s siblings include Christian Brando, Miko Brando, Simon Teihotu Brando, Rebecca Brando, Tarita Cheyenne Brando, Petra Brando-Fisher, Maimiti, and Raiatua Brando, Ninna, and Myles. Maimiti, Raiatua, and Petra were Brando’s adopted children. Ninna and Myles are from the same mother as Timothy.

Timothy Gahan Brando’s Mother

Maria Cristina Ruiz is a Guatemalan and came to the spotlight as Brando’s housekeeper, with whom he had three children. Details of her life before and after her relationship with Brando are unknown. Their relationship started in 1988 and lasted for 14 years. Brandon had bought her a Mercedes car and a $400,000 home. In 2002, Maria filed a $100 million lawsuit against Brandon, claiming he didn’t honor his promise to support her and their three children after they parted ways. The case was settled a year later, although the settlement terms were kept from the spotlight.

After Brando died in 2004, Maria retreated from the spotlight.

Timothy Gahan Brando’s Father

Marlon Brando Jr. was an actor who, to date, is considered one of the most influential actors of the 20th century. Brando received numerous accolades throughout his career, which began in 1994 until shortly before his death in 2004. He is best known for his roles as Stanley Kowalski in the film adaptation of A Streetcar Named Desire, Terry Malloy in On the Waterfront, and Johnny Strabler in The Wild One. He also had supporting roles in Superman (1978), Apocalypse Now (1979), and The Formula (1980).

His six-decade career earned him two Golden Globe Awards, two Academic Awards, three British Academy Film Awards, and one Cannes Film Festival Award. He was named one of Time magazine’s  100 Most Important People of the Century in 1999.

Brandon had a tumultuous personal life, having had three wives and numerous relationships with different women over the years. He died of pulmonary fibrosis in 2004, aged 80.

Wrapping Up

Born in a large family where drama reined due to his father’s dramatic personal life, Timothy Gaham Brando has done a great job keeping his life away from the limelight.