Bailey Jean Cypher - Updated Apr 2024

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Bailey Jean Cypher


Bailey Jean Cypher is a young and prominent American celebrity kid. Bailey Jean Cypher is famous as the daughter of one of the first publicly lesbian celebrity couples, Julia Cypher and Melissa Etheridge.

Early Life and Education

Bailey Jean Cypher was born on 10 February 1997 and she is currently 25 years old. Her mothers are Julia Cypher and Melissa Etheridge.

They were one of the first publicly lesbian celebrity couples at that time. Julia Cypher gave birth to both her and her brother Beckett.

The ex-couple were initially reluctant but later in 2000 revealed that they became pregnant through artificial insemination using sperm donated by musician David Crosby.

From her father/sperm donor’s side, she has other siblings namely James Raymond, Erika, Donovan Crosby, and Django Crosby.

Likewise, from her mother, Melissa Etheridge’s side, she has fraternal twin siblings namely Johnnie Rose and Miller Steven.

Moreover, her grandparents are Floyd Crosby, John Etheridge, Betty Sypher, Dicl Cypher, Elizabeth Williamson, and Alpih Van Cortland Whitehead. Her other famous family members are Ethan Crosby and Melanie Cypher.

Sadly, Bailey Jean Cypher lost her biological brother when he was just 21 years old. Her mother, Melissa Etheridge shared this news on her Twitter on 13 May 2020.

The same day, she also shared an Instagram post sharing this unfortunate event of her life. Beckett died of causes related to opioid addiction.

Talking about her educational journey, she graduated from Columbia University in the year 2019. She later joined the London School of Economics for the Master of Science program (LSE MSc).

Bailey Jean Cypher

Caption: Bailey Jean Cypher posing for a photo with her siblings Beckett, Johnnie, and Miller. Source: Instagram

Relationship Status

Bailey Jean Cypher is most probably single at present. The young lady has not shared any information or photographs indicating her romantic relationships and affairs to date.

Through her beauty, charm, and talent, it is sure that she will have several lovers waiting for her affection shortly.

Talking about her parents’ relationship status, Julie and Melissa had a long-term partnership until their separation in September 2000.

The two separated after Julie confessed in a 1999 therapy session that she was not gay. Julie was previously married for brought 3 years to Lou Diamond Phillips.

After the split from Melissa, Julie married Matthew Hale in the year 2004.

Her mother, Melissa started dating actress Tammy Lynn Michaels in the year 2002 and they announced the news of their separation on April 15, 2010.

They shared fraternal twins Johnnie Rose and Miller Steven. The two also went through thick and thins when Melissa underwent surgery and chemotherapy for her breast cancer diagnosis.

After separating from Michaels, Melissa married Linda Wallem on 31 May 2014. They had their ceremony in San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California, only 2 days after the couple turned 53 years old.

Bailey Jean Cypher

Caption: Bailey Jean Cypher posing for a photo with her late brother Beckett in a childhood photograph. Source: Instagram

Bailey Jean Cypher – Body Measurements

Bailey Jean Cypher stands tall at an approximate height of 5 feet 3 inches or 160 cm and her weight is around 50 kg or 110 lbs.

Other than this, there is no further information regarding her other body measurements including her chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, etc. Likewise, she has brown eyes and hair of the same color.

Career and Professional Life

Bailey Jean Cypher is well-known as the celebrity daughter of Julie Cypher and Melissa Etheridge.

Both of her parents are popular personalities. Julie is a filmmaker whereas Melissa is a singer-songwriter and guitarist. Additionally, Both of her parents are gay-right and environmental activists.

Similarly, her biological sperm donor was David Crosby. David is also a popular musician and singer-songwriter.

He was also a founding member of The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash. Additionally, David is also a soloist.

Talking more about her mother, Julie Cypher’s profession, she directed the film Teresa’s Tattoo in the year 1995. This film stars actors Phillips, C. Thomas Howell, and Kiefer Sutherland.

Moreover, Julie and Melissa appeared in a “We’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur” poster campaign for PETA in the year 1995.

Moving on to her mother Melissa’s professional life, she is a famous singer-songwriter. She gained fame through her self-titled debut album, Melissa Etheridge, in the year 1988.

This album became an underground success and peaked at #22 on the Billboard 200.

The lead single of this album is Bring Me Some Water and this song helped Melissa bag her first Grammy Award nomination for “Best Rock Vocal Performance, Female”.

In the year 1993, her mother won her first Grammy award for her single Ain’t It Heavy. This song is available on Melissa’s third album called Never Enough.

The same year, Melissa also released Yes I Am. This album would become Melissa’s mainstream breakthrough album.

The songs I’m the Only One and Come to My Window both reached the top 30 in the United States. The latter earned Melissa her second Grammy award.

Bailey Jean Cypher

Caption: Bailey Jean Cypher posing for a photo with her mothers – Julia Cypher and Melissa Etheridge. Source: Instagram

Bailey Jean Cypher – Net Worth 2022

Moving on, there is no verified information regarding her net worth and earnings.

Talking about her parents’ net worth and earnings, Melissa has a net worth estimation of $25 million whereas Julie’s is approximately $1 million to $5 million.

Similarly, her biological sperm donor, David Crosby has an estimated net worth of $10 million.

Social Media

Talking about her social media presence, Bailey Jean Cypher is available on Instagram under the username @baicypheridge.

While writing this biography, this account boasts exactly 333 post shares and over 9.2 k followers. On her social media, Bailey Jean Cypher writes her full name as “Bailey Cypheridge”.