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Slim Keith

Ally + Prayer + Model
Female
Born Jul 15, 1917
Died Apr 16, 1990
Nationality United States

Nancy "Slim" Keith, Lady Keith was a New York socialite and fashion icon during the 1950s and 1960s, exemplifying the American jet set. She is perhaps best known, along with her friend Babe Paley, as the thinly veiled inspiration for characters in Truman Capote's novel Answered Prayers.… Read More

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  • Fashion Icon: Lady Gaga Retail Wire (Registration)
    Google News - Jun 17, 2011
  • Theater Review; Live, From Sag Harbor, Darrell Hammond In 'Tru'
    NYTimes - Jun 12, 2011
  • Live, From Sag Harbor, Darrell Hammond In 'Tru' New York Times
    Google News - Jun 11, 2011
  • Truman Capote Was Adorable Yet Evil Village Voice (Blog)
    Google News - Jun 10, 2011

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1917 Birth Born on July 15, 1917.

TWENTIES

1938 20 Years Old In 1938 she met Howard Hawks, the noted film director, who was immediately smitten with her, and did everything he could to persuade her to marry him, despite his long-standing marriage. … Read More

FIFTIES

1972 55 Years Old Her next and last husband was British banker Kenneth Keith, whom she left in 1972, after a 10-year marriage. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1990 73 Years Old Died on April 16, 1990.
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