Jeff Bezos’s ex-wife Mackenzie Scott filed for divorce with Dan Jewett after a year together. Mackenzie and Dan Jewett got married in March 2021 quietly. Mackenzie Scott filed for divorce on Monday at King County Superior court in Washington. According to the report, Jewett didn’t contest the divorce, and each will get their portion as previously decided.
Mackenzie Scott And Dan Jewett Are Parting Ways
She divorced Jeff Bezos after 25years of marriage and then married the school’s science teacher Dan Jewett. Source says Jewett’s name isn’t there in Scott’s pledges. Not only that, in Mackenzie Scott’s letter with Dan Jewett, where billionaire usually talks about giving most of their fortune, there is no such evidence left where mentioned Jewett would receive wealth.
Even Mackenzie’s amazon bio also removed anything regarding her second husband, amazon is her vast income source, and Dan Jewett’s name is no longer there. Bezos and Scott were married for 25years and separated; Scott filed for divorce after Jeff Bezos was caught with Lauren Sanchez, the tv journalist. Mackenzie Scott and Jeff Bezos have four children together; right after their divorce, Bezos has announced the 12th richest man in the world. His wealth and property were split in half, shared with Mackenzie Scott.
In the past, there were grants that both Scott and Jewett delivered; in the past, both were thanked by the receiver, but in recent contributions, receivers thanked Scott only. Scott gave away her wealth at such a pace that has been rarely seen in the billionaires’ world. Mackenzie Scott has given away $12 billion in 3 years to nonprofit groups. After the divorce, Jeff Bezos tweeted that after everything they had been through, they decided to divorce one another and shared lives as friends.