Jacqueline Mars

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Jacqueline Mars

Immediate Family:

Daughter of Forrest Mars, Sr. and Audrey Ruth Mars
Ex-wife of <private> Badger and <private> Vogel
Mother of <private> Carey (Badger); <private> Badger and <private> Schmidt (Badger)
Sister of Forrest Mars, Jr. and John Franklyn Mars

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About Jacqueline Mars


Jacqueline Mars (born October 10, 1940) is the daughter of Forrest Edward Mars, Sr., and granddaughter of Frank C. Mars, founders of the American candy company Mars, Incorporated.


She attended and graduated from the boarding school Miss Hall's School in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. She graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 1961 with a degree in anthropology.

She married David H. Badger in 1961. They had three children: Alexandra Badger born 1966/1967 (age 45–46), Stephen Mills Badger born c.1969 (age 42–43), and Christa Badger born c.1975 (age 36–37). She divorced Badger in 1984. She married Hank Vogel in 1986; they divorced in 1994.

As a member of the Mars family, her share of the company and other assets were worth US$10 billion in September 2010, making her the 52nd richest person in the world and the 26th richest person in America, according to Forbes; she is also the fourth richest American woman.

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Jacqueline Mars's Timeline

October 10, 1940