Alice Ormsby-Gore

Alice Ormsby-Gore

Daughter of 5th Baron Harlech + Fiancee of Eric Clapton
Born Apr 22, 1952

Alice Magdalen Sarah Ormsby Gore was a British socialite. She was the youngest daughter of William David Ormsby-Gore, 5th Baron Harlech and his first wife Sylvia Thomas. She became engaged to guitarist Eric Clapton but they never married. She died of a heroin overdose in 1995.… Read More

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1952 Birth Born in 1952.


1968 16 Years Old 1 More Event
Time magazine reported on Friday, 12 April 1968 that Lord Harlech would be sending his "15-year-old daughter, Alice Ormsby Gore, to Manhattan's Dalton School for the coming spring term. … Read More
1969 17 Years Old The couple announced their engagement on 7 September 1969.
1970 18 Years Old In 1970 Ormsby Gore moved into Hurtwood Edge with Clapton. … Read More


1974 22 Years Old In 1974, aged 22, Ormsby Gore found her elder brother, Julian Ormsby Gore (33), dead in his apartment from gunshot wounds, an apparent suicide.


1985 33 Years Old Ormsby Gore's father (William) David Ormsby Gore died in a car accident in 1985. … Read More


1995 43 Years Old 1 More Event
…  She died of a heroin overdose in 1995.
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