Arie Luyendyk Jr.

Reality Star

Birthday September 18, 1981

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Netherlands

Age 42 years old

#16885 Most Popular


Indianapolis 500 starter and racing royalty known as the son of racer Arie Luyendyk. In 2017, he became the star of season 22 of ABC's The Bachelor. He previously was runner-up on the 8th season of The Bachelorette and went on to appear in an episode of Wipeout: Bachelors vs. Bachelorettes.

Before Fame

Following in his father's footsteps, he began racing carts in 1992 before joining the Sports Car Club of America at only sixteen.


He was voted Most Popular Driver in open wheel driving for four consecutive years.

Family Life

He was born in 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands but has lived most of his life in the United States. His mother's name is Mieke. He became engaged to Bachelor contestant Lauren Burnham in March of 2018, and they tied the knot in January 2019. They welcomed a daughter named Alessi in 2019 and twins in June 2021. Together, they run the YouTube channel Lauren & Arie.

Associated With

He became close friends with season eight Bachelorette co-star Sean Lowe and later visited him during the 17th season of The Bachelor.