Lee Radziwill Biography – Lee Radziwill Wiki
Caroline Lee Radziwill born Caroline Lee Bouvier, was an American socialite, interior decorator and public-relations executive in the fashion industry, working for Giorgio Armani.
Radziwill briefly worked as an actress, starring in the film “Laura,” before becoming an interior designer and a public relations executive for Italian fashion house, Giorgio Armani.
She was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1996 and gallivanted with the likes of Truman Capote and Andy Warhol.
Lee Radziwill Age
She was born on March 3, 1933 in New York City, New York, United States. She died on February 15, 2019 aged 85.
Lee Radziwill Spouse – Lee Radziwill Husband
She was married three times. Her first marriage was to Michael Temple Canfield, a publishing executive. They married in April 1953 and divorced in 1959. The marriage was annulled by the Roman Catholic Church in November 1962. Her second marriage was to the Polish aristocrat Prince Stanisław Albrecht Radziwiłł. They married on March 19, 1959 and their marriage ended in divorce in 1974. Her third marriage was to American film director and choreographer Herbert Ross. They married on September 23, 1988 and the marriage ended in divorce shortly before Herbert’s death in 2001.
Lee Radziwill Children
She had two children two children; a son, Anthony Radziwill and Anna Christina with her second husband Polish aristocrat Prince Stanisław Albrecht Radziwiłł. Her son, Anthony Radziwill, died of cancer in 1999 at age 40.
Lee Radziwill Family
She was the daughter of stockbroker John Vernou Bouvier III (father) and socialite Janet Norton Lee (mother). She was the younger sister of the late First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, and sister-in-law of President John F. Kennedy. Her niece Caroline Bouvier Kennedy was named after her. Her daughter-in-law, Carole Radziwill, appeared on several seasons of “The Real Housewives of New York.”
Lee Radziwill Siblings
She had an elder sister Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.
Lee Radziwill Death
She died on 15 February 2019 at her home in New York City. She was 85 years old. Following her death, Mathilde Favier, the public relations director for Christian Dior, told WWD: “She was the height of elegance, a true icon — an incredibly attractive woman who always adapted to whatever the circumstance. She was never overdressed or underdressed. She was incredibly elegant and inspiring, and always ahead of her time because she was a fashion visionary. It’s very sad. It’s the end of an era.”
Lee Radziwill Cause of Death
Lee Radziwill’s cause of death was not immediately known.
Lee Radziwill Net Worth
She had an estimated net worth of $50 million.
Lee Radziwill Ethnicity
Radziwill’s mother was of Irish descent, and her father had French, Scottish, and English ancestry.