Miley Cyrus’ mother is named Tish Cyrus, and she separated from Miley’s dad in October 2010 after 17 years of marriage. It’s rumored that Miley’s parents split up because Tish had an affair with Bret Michaels.
Tish separated from Billy Ray in 2010, but they didn’t officially get divorced. The two reconciled in 2011. But then they filed for divorce again in 2013, after calling it off again in July 2013. Tish Cyrus was born with the name Leticia Jean Finley. The name “Tish” is a nickname. She married the famous country singer Billy Ray Cyrus in 1993. Tish was described as a rock 'n' roll groupie, and she also had children from a local drummer named Baxter Neal Helson. Tish gave birth to Destiny Hope Cyrus on Nov. 23, 1992. Tish gave her daughter the nickname “smiley.” This was later shortened to “Miley.” Tish Cyrus is an actress and a producer, mostly helping with movies that Miley appears in. These movies include “The Last Song,” “LOL” and “SO Undercover.” Tish had three children by Billy Ray Cyrus, including also Braise Chance Cyrus, also known as Brandon, and Noah Lindsey Cyrus. Trace Dempsey Cyrus was from Tish’s first husband Baxter Helson.