Lee Radziwill - Interior Decorator, Birthday and Life
Lee Radziwill's Personal Details
Lee Radziwill is an American socialite, actress, and interior decorator
|Birthday||March 3, 1933|
|Famous||Interior Decorator, Actresses, Miscellaneous, Socialites|
|City/State||New York City, New Yorkers|
|Spouses||Herbert Ross (m. 1988; div. 2001), Michael Temple Canfield (m. 1953; annulled 1962), Prince Stanisław Albrecht Radziwiłł (m. 1959; div. 1974)|
|Siblings||Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, James Lee Auchincloss, Janet Auchincloss Rutherfurd|
|Known as||Caroline Lee Radziwiłł, Caroline Lee Bouvier|
|Childrens||Anna Christina Radziwill, Anthony Radziwill|
|Birth Place||New York City, New York|
|Father||John Vernou Bouvier III|
|Mother||Janet Lee Bouvier|
|Born in||New York City, New York|
|Famous as||Socialite, Actress, Interior Decorator|
// Famous Interior Decorator
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Who is Lee Radziwill?
Lee Radziwill aka Caroline Lee Bouvier is an American socialite, actress, interior decorator, and public relations executive. She is best known as the younger sister of the late First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and the sister-in-law of the 35th US President John F. Kennedy. One of the daughters of socialite Janet Norton Lee and stockbroker John Vernou Bouvier III, she grew up in Manhattan alongside her sister. The sisters were very popular as young women and acquired the title ‘The Bouvier girls’. As an actress, Radziwill is known for appearing in the play ‘The Philadelphia Story’ and the TV adaptation of the Hollywood movie ‘Laura.’ However, she didn’t achieve much success as an actress and only received limited opportunities. Determined and confident, Radziwill had also worked for the Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani as their public relations executive for some time. She has been married and divorced thrice.
// Famous Actresses
Lee Radziwill started her career as an actress in the 1960s. She starred as heiress Tracy Lord in the 1967 production of the play ‘The Philadelphia Story’. A year later, she got featured in the television adaptation of the movie Laura. After receiving negative reviews regarding her work, Radziwill ditched acting. She then began working as an interior designer. In 1972, she embarked on The Rolling Stones American Tour along with Truman Capote. The following year, she asked documentary filmmakers The Maysles Brothers to make a movie on the Bouvier family. The film, ‘Grey Gardens,’ was released in 1976 and went on to become a masterpiece in the documentary genre. In 2006, the documentary was adapted as a musical of the same name.
For some years, Lee Radziwill also served as a public relations executive for the famous designer Giorgio Armani.
Lee Radziwill was born as Caroline Lee Bouvier on March 3, 1933 in Southampton, New York, USA to stockbroker John Vernou Bouvier III and his wife Janet Norton Lee. She was raised alongside her older sister, Jacqueline, who later went on to marry the future President John F. Kennedy. Radziwill’s father, who was known as “Black Jack,” was a womanizer and a heavy drinker. His bad habits resulted in his broken marriage with Radziwill’s mother. However, he was extremely affectionate toward his daughters and always encouraged them to work hard to achieve the best.
Lee Radziwill studied at the famous boarding school, Miss Porter's. Following her parents’ divorce, her mother went on to marry Hugh D. Auchincloss. Through their marriage, Radziwill got two half-siblings and three stepsiblings.
Coming to the American socialite’s love life, she first married Michael Temple Canfield in 1953. The couple divorced in 1959 and their marriage was annulled in 1962. After this, Radziwill married Prince Stanislaw Albrecht Radziwill on March 19, 1959 and became Princess Stanislaw Albrecht Radziwiłł. They had two kids, Princess Christina and Prince Anthony, before ending their marriage in 1974. In September 1988, Radziwill became the second wife of film director Herbert Ross. The couple divorced shortly before Ross’ death in 2001.
// Famous Miscellaneous
Lee Radziwill awards
|Knight of the Legion of Honour|
Lee Radziwill biography timelines
- // 3rd Mar 1933Lee Radziwill was born as Caroline Lee Bouvier on March 3, 1933 in Southampton, New York, USA to stockbroker John Vernou Bouvier III and his wife Janet Norton Lee. She was raised alongside her older sister, Jacqueline, who later went on to marry the future President John F. Kennedy. Radziwill’s father, who was known as “Black Jack,” was a womanizer and a heavy drinker. His bad habits resulted in his broken marriage with Radziwill’s mother. However, he was extremely affectionate toward his daughters and always encouraged them to work hard to achieve the best.
// Famous Socialites
Lee Radziwill's FAQ
What is Lee Radziwill birthday?
Lee Radziwill was born at 1933-03-03
Where is Lee Radziwill's birth place?
Lee Radziwill was born in New York City, New York
What is Lee Radziwill nationalities?
Lee Radziwill's nationalities is American
Who is Lee Radziwill spouses?
Lee Radziwill's spouses is Herbert Ross (m. 1988; div. 2001), Michael Temple Canfield (m. 1953; annulled 1962), Prince Stanisław Albrecht Radziwiłł (m. 1959; div. 1974)
Who is Lee Radziwill siblings?
Lee Radziwill's siblings is Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, James Lee Auchincloss, Janet Auchincloss Rutherfurd
Who is Lee Radziwill childrens?
Lee Radziwill's childrens is Anna Christina Radziwill, Anthony Radziwill
What was Lee Radziwill universities?
Lee Radziwill studied at Sarah Lawrence College, Miss Porter's School
Who is Lee Radziwill's father?
Lee Radziwill's father is John Vernou Bouvier III
Who is Lee Radziwill's mother?
Lee Radziwill's mother is Janet Lee Bouvier
What is Lee Radziwill's sun sign?
Lee Radziwill is Pisces
How famous is Lee Radziwill?
Lee Radziwill is famouse as Socialite, Actress, Interior Decorator