Lee Radziwill, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis’ Younger Sister, Dies At Age 85

Updated On 17 Feb, 2019 Published On

Lee Radziwill, a Style icon who was the younger sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, died on Friday, February 15. She was 85.

Her death was confirmed by Women's Wear Daily (WWD) website. Jacqueline aka Jakie was a First Lady of the United States and she was married to former U.S. president John F. Kennedy, whose son Jack Schlossberg made his acting debut with CBS' hit Blue Bloods.

Born as Caroline Lee Bouvier, the socialite was related to political royalty and had connections with the Hollywood elite. Jakie's daughter, Caroline, was named after Lee Radziwill.

The interior decorator, who was friends with writer Truman Capote and artist Andy Warhol, was once named Princess Lee Radziwill after getting married to Polish aristocrat Prince Stanislaw Albrecht Radziwill in 1959. The pair got a divorce in 1974.

Radziwill was also married to a publishing executive, Michael Temple Canfield, from 1953 to 1959 and a film director, Herbert Ross, from 1988 to 2001.

She is now survived by daughter Anna Christina “Tina” Radziwill.

Funeral and memorial services for the late style icon will be announced in the coming days. Rest in Peace Lee Radziwill!

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