From the very public Michelle "Bombshell" Mc Gee scandal and his ill-fated marriage to Hollywood sweetheart Sandra Bullock to several trysts with other inked-up ladies, decided whether James was using good judgement when it comes to his love life. However, their long-distance relationship proved too stressful and the couple split in July -- reportedly just weeks before their wedding. The West Coast Choppers CEO and reality star announced his split from fiancee and "L. Ink" star Kat Von D Tuesday, so we thought we would take a look back at the women he has dated in the past. Ink" confirmed she was dating Jesse in August 2010 and before we knew it, the pair announced their engagement in January.
Seven years ago, West Coast Choppers founder Jesse James was enduring the worst time of his life; ordure piling up on his head following revelations he cheated on his then-wife Sandra Bullock.
Today, things are very different for the 'glorified welder', 47.
It's because of my poor judgment that I deserve everything bad that is coming my way." James now says the hardest part of the divorce was losing his relationship with Bullock's now 5-year-old son, Louis, whom the two had initially adopted together in January 2010.
WATCH: FLASHBACK -- Sandra Bullock Was as Charming as Ever in 1989 "I think losing my son that I adopted, for sure -- not being able to see him and see him grow up and all that stuff," James candidly says during his upcoming appearance on Yahoo Sports' .
His two eldest children, from his marriage to first wife Karla James, live close to his Dripping Springs, Texas, home: son Eli, 19, lives in Austin where he plays in two bands and has 'a passion for music' according to his proud father.