Singer Lisa Marie Presley died on Thursday January 12 at the age of 54. It was his mother, Priscilla Presley, who announced the tragic news, in a statement quoted by the Associated Press news agency. “It is with a heavy heart that I must share this devastating news that my beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has left us,” she wrote. Elvis Presley’s daughter was rushed to hospital after suffering cardiac arrest, according to TMZ. She was then placed in an artificial coma, on life support.
This tragic event comes two years after the death of his son, Benjamin Keough, who committed suicide in 2020 at the age of 27. “I have dealt with death, grief and loss since I was 9 years old. I have experienced this more than anyone in my life and somehow I have managed to move forward“, she wrote in a text relayed by the magazine People. In an essay published in August 2022, she also explained that this disappearance had “destroyed” her. Benjamin Keough was the fruit of her love affair with Danny Keough, to whom the singer was married from 1988 to 1994.
The successful career of Lisa Marie Presley’s daughter
A few years prior, on May 29, 1989, the couple welcomed another child, Riley Keough. At only 14 years old, the young woman had successfully launched herself into modeling and had even become the face of the Dior house in 2005. She now leads an acting career and has played in several successful fictions: we have in particular could see it in the films Magic Mike, Mad Max: Fury Road, or even Logan Lucky, but also in the series The Girlfriend Experience and Riverdale.
A few years later, Lisa Marie Presley married guitarist Michael Lockwood, during a ceremony organized in Japan in 2006. From their union will be born in October 2008 twins, named Harper Vivienne Ann Lockwood and Finley Aaron Love Lockwood. But eight years later, the daughter of the “King” and the musician divorced for irreconcilable differences.
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