|Filed for Divorce||n/a||--|
Children of this Relationship
|Kathleen 'Kathy'||1963||53 yrs.||Female||Biological|
|Jacqueline 'Jackie'||1966||50 yrs.||Female||Biological|
Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did Newt Gingrich and Jackie Battley meet?
Why did Newt Gingrich and Jackie Battley break up?
They got divorced after his alleged affair with Ann Manning in 1977.
Other Relationship Information about Newt Gingrich and Jackie Battley:
Jackie was Newt's former high school geometry teacher, and they got married when he was 19 years old (she was seven years his senior) and she was 26.
Newt refused to pay both alimony and child support. The local First Baptist church took up collections for support of Jackie and their children.
Classic Quotes by Newt Gingrich and Jackie Battley about their relationship: