Jean-Claude Van Damme & Gladys Portugues

Gladys Portugues and Jean-Claude Van Damme
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Gladys Portugues and Jean-Claude Van Damme  

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Jean-Claude Van Damme and Gladys Portugues were married from 3rd January, 1987 to 7th March, 2015 (28 years).

They had 2 children, Kristopher (30) and Bianca (26).

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Jean-Claude Van Damme is a 57 year old Belgian Actor. Born Jean-Claude Camille Francois Van Varenburg on 18th October, 1960 in Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Brussels, Belgium, he is famous for Timecop in a career that spans 1976–1982 (martial arts) and 1984–present (acting) and 1979–present (acting). His zodiac sign is Libra.

Gladys Portugues is a 59 year old American Actress. Born on 30th September, 1957 in Manhattan, NY, she is famous for 2-time wife of Jean-Claude Van Damme. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

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Relationship Statistics

StatusDurationLength
DatingJan 1999 - 3rd Jan 1987 12 years
Married3rd Jan 1987 - 7th Mar 2015 28 years, 2 months
Total 1986 - 7th Mar 2015 29 years, 2 months


Jean-Claude & Gladys have been married twice:
(3 January 1987 - 1992) (divorced) (2 children)
(25 June 1999 - present)
She married martial artist/actor Jean Claude Van Damme in 1987. They divorced in 1992 and remarried in 1999. They have two children: Kristopher (born 1987) and Bianca (born 1990).
He was married to his third wife, bodybuilder Gladys Portugues, until 1992, when he began an affair with actress Darcy LaPier, whom he married in February 1994.
After leaving LaPier, Van Damme remarried bodybuilder Portugues, in 1999. They have two children: Kristopher (born May 20, 1987) and Bianca (born October 17, 1990).
Jean-Claude Van Damme's wife, Gladys Portugues Van Varenberg, has filed for divorce, PEOPLE has confirmed.
Glady's filed papers in Los Angeles on Wednesday,March 20th citing irreconcilable differences.
The pair have been separated since March 7, and Portugues is seeking spousal support, according to the divorce filing.
Suffered from mood swings and depressions for years, causing him to seek his refuge in martial arts and drugs. Finally, after several attempts at rehab, he visited a neurologist who diagnosed him with rapid cycling bipolar disorder. With appropriate medication, he has managed to stay off drugs ever since, and he has even remarried his former wife Gladys Portugues.
Van Damme has been married five times to four different women. He was married to his third wife, bodybuilder Gladys Portugues - with whom he has two children: Kristopher (born 1987) and Bianca (born 1990) - until 1992, when he began an affair with actress Darcy LaPier, whom he married in February 1994. That same year he had an affair with his Street Fighter co-star Kylie Minogue during filming of that movie in Thailand. LaPier, who was pregnant at the time with their son, did not become aware of this until Van Damme publicly admitted it in 2012. After leaving LaPier, Van Damme remarried bodybuilder Portugues in 1999, and they later again separated. In early 2015, Portugues has filed for a second divorce from Van Damme – citing irreconcilable differences. However, in May 2015 they appeared to have reconciled and called off the divorce.

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Relationship Timeline

7th March, 2015 - Breakup

25th June, 1999 - Marriage

January, 1999 - Hookup

1992 - Divorce

1992 - Breakup

16th October, 1990 - Child

20th May, 1987 - Child

3rd January, 1987 - Marriage

1986 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Name
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Gladys Portugues
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Gladys Portugues
Age (at start of relationship)
25
28
Height
Male
5' 9¾" (177 cm)
Female
5' 5" (165 cm)
Zodiac
Libra
Libra
Occupation
Actor
Actress
Hair Color
Brown - Light
Black
Eye Color
Hazel
Black
Nationality
Belgian
American
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Children

NameGenderBornAge
KristopherMale20th May, 198730 years old
BiancaFemale16th October, 199027 years old

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norma linda rivasMar 19, 2010

need a date with a colorado country gal.write to me, that if your not married.I`m 46 yrs but i look like i`m only 25 yrs old ,i`m 5`1 100 pounds and fit.If not i like to be your friend and stand behide you in anything you need. thanks hopefully to your friend norma.

Suzan HughesFeb 11, 2010

Please get in touch with me, very important. Suzan


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