Both Diesel and his brother were born in New York City. In addition to his twin brother, Diesel has a brother named Tim and a sister named Samantha. Diesel has two children with his girlfriend and Mexican model, Paloma Jiminez. His daughter, Hania Riley, was born in 2008. Diesel's son, Vincent, was born in 2010. In general, Diesel avoids the public spotlight and keeps most details of his personal life private.