His children claim his story was not about their mother but about Robin; they urge him to get back together with her and he does, bringing the iconic blue French horn with him.Played by Cobie Smulders, Robin was born on July 23, 1980, and works as a news reporter for various stations, ending up at World Wide News.
Theodore Evelyn "Ted" Mosby (born April 25, 1978) is portrayed by Josh Radnor.
He is a romantic, originally searching for "The One" and often discussing destiny and "The Universe" controlling things.
Ted grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio with parents Virginia Mosby and Alfred Mosby.
He is an architect who graduated from Wesleyan University, where he met Marshall and Lily.
She is originally from Vancouver, British Columbia and is a fan of the Vancouver Canucks.
Robin was named after her father, who she has some issues with as he wanted a male child.Barney helped her land a job for an early morning show in "The Possimpible".Soon after she started she got a co-host named Don whom she originally disliked.Though she has stated explicitly that she does not like children, Future Ted mentioned that she eventually grew to like them and even became close to Ted's children.After being unemployed for a while, Robin found out that she would be deported from America if she did not get a job.Ted also dated Victoria, Stella, Zoey and Jeanette.