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Lynne Corlett

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Date of Birth: 1980 , August-8
Birth Nation: United Arab Emirates
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Lynne Corlett
Birth Name Lynne Corlett
Nationality English
Ethnicity White
Profession Hair Dresser
Married Yes
Married to Pete Burns
Children N/A
Divorce Pete Burns (1980-2006)

Quick Timeline of Lynne Corlett

1980 lynne Corlett married with Pete Burns
2016 Lynne's ex-husband Pete Burns died

Detail Timeline of Lynne Corlett

August 8 , 1980

lynne Corlett married with Pete Burns

Lynne met Burns while she living in Liverpool where Pete came looking for a Job. Both of them were working in a hairdresser salon. The couple got married after dating years, in August 1980.

October 23 , 2016

Lynne's ex-husband Pete Burns died

Pete Burns died on October 23, 2016, due to sudden cardiac arrest. As reported, Lynne was by his side at the time of his death.


Lynne Corlett is the ex-wife of English singer, songwriter and television personality late Pete Burns. She currently works as a hairdresser in London.

Lynee Corlett has kept her family and birth details undisclosed along with her professional career and net worth. She is English by nationality and is of white of ethnicity.

She was married to Pete Burns for 25 years. As reported, Corlett met Pete while living in Liverpool and Burns came in looking for a job.

Pete was an English singer-songwriter and television personality. He founded the pop Band  Nightmares In Wax later changed to Dead or Alive. Burns once said that he and Corlett were “social outcasts” while growing up in the Liverpool.

Corlett said his father Pete was speculated to be her gay friend by her friend's circle and be she thought that Pete was really sweet and very nice. The couple's friendship turned datings and on August 8, 1980, they got married.

In 2006, Lynne revealed in an interview with Daily Mirror that the duos have separated and have divorced. In their 25 years of marriage, the former couple didn't share any children. 

After her divorce, Lynne is not reported to be dating nor the news of her boyfriend or marriage is out. However, Pete got married to his boyfriend turned husband Michael Simpson on a civil partnership in 2007, but separated in 2008 which also raised the controversy of Pete being bisexual.

On October 23, 2016, at the age of 57, Lynne's ex-husband Pete died due to cardiac arrest and his former wife Lynne was reported to be with him at the time of his death, later followed by the tribute given by Boy George,  former MP George GallowayClaudia Winkleman and Tess Daly.