Patty Baena. - MyspaceThe mother of Arnold Schwarzenegger's secret love child is 50-year-old Mildred "Patty" Baena. In a joint investigation, Radar and Star magazine identify Baena, a former housekeeper for Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, as the catalyst in the bombshell that drove Shriver to leave her husband.
Contrary to earlier reports, Baena never retired in January -- she was terminated by Schwarzenegger just four weeks ago, ending a 20-year gig at the family's mansion Brentwood, California.
"Mildred was furious that the father of their 14-year-old son would callously fire her from her job after decades of loyal service," says a Baena source. "She admitted to friends how she finally wanted to tell the secret -- that she had kept faithfully for 14 years -- to the world."
Schwarzenegger allegedly flipped out, and pre-emptively took ownership of the crisis by releasing a public statement on his own. (Sources tell TMZ she never threatened him, and that he chose to say something when reporters got tooRead More »from Mildred ‘Patty’ Baena Is Arnold’s Baby Mama