Almost 29 years of uninterrupted love were turned upside down on July 12. That day, John Travolta announced the death of his wife Kelly Preston, who had been battling breast cancer for two years. And three months after his death, the actor paid him a beautiful tribute on the occasion of what should have been his 58th birthday, Tuesday, October 13. “Happy birthday my love !” he began thus, before evoking a nice memory.
“I found this photo of my mother and father’s wedding. It was nice to see ours next to theirs. All my love, John”, he wrote in the caption of a montage of the said photo with next to a photo of the marriage of John Travolta and Kelly Preston, whom he married in 2011, and with whom he had three children: Jett, who died in 2009 at the age of 17, Ella Bleue and Benjamin. A nice memory for John Travolta, who for three months has been trying to rebuild himself without his wife. Last August, he even paid her a nice tribute by sharing a dance with his daughter Ella.
Olivia Newton-John in support of John Travolta
Fortunately in his sentence, the star actor can count on the support of his relatives, and in particular his famous sidekick in the musical Grease: Olivia Newton-John. “We do not talk to each other every day but we are in contact and I send her my love and my support as soon as I can”, she had thus confided in an interview, she who has also been fighting against cancer for several years . “Losing his mother or his wife is an incredibly difficult thing, but it is a private test and I respect that”, she had underlined, she who had paid a beautiful tribute to Kelly Preston, a few hours after the announcement of her disappearance.
John Travolta and his wife Kelly Preston © Agency