Anna Nicole Smith had an attractive life just like her idol, Marilyn Monroe. The model, actress, and TV star died at the age of 39 from taking too many drugs just a few months after her adult son also took too much. Her death prompted her ex-boyfriend, Larry Birkhead, to get involved in a father’s case seeking the arrest of their baby girl, Dannielynn.
By the time Smith died, she and Birkhead were no longer together. But he remembers well the last time he spoke to her, even though he didn’t realize it would be their last conversation.
Anna Nicole Smith went from a village girl to a Hollywood celebrity
Smith Vickie Lynn Hogan was born and raised in a small town near Houston, Texas. Her family was poor and she went out of school as a teenager and married a chef at the local fried chicken restaurant when she was 17, history-life.com recitation. The pair welcomed their son Daniel in 1984.
The marriage ended and Smith went to Houston to work as a prostitute. That’s where she met her next future husband, oil tycoon J. Howard Marshall II. But Smith did it a lot after launching a release in Playboy and becoming the “Playmate of the Year. ”
She caused a great deal of controversy by marrying someone 63 years older
Smith had reached a prestigious level when she surprised everyone with her decision to marry Marshall II, who was 89 years old at the time. Meanwhile, the Playboy model was only 26. She wanted love to have no age limit, but most critics insisted she had to marry for the money.
Marshall died in 1995 just a year after the wedding. This started a major battle for part of his estate as Smith was not written into his will. A few years later, Smith became pregnant, calling her lawyer Howard K. Stern their father. But subsequent father-in-law tests confirmed that Birkhead was Dannielyn’s true lover.
Smith died of hypertension in 2007. But before she did, she had a vivid conversation with her grandmother and the girl’s real father.
Birkhead remembers the last time he spoke to Anne Nicole Smith
When Birkhead finally spoke to Smith, she was hiding in the Bahamas hoping to escape the paparazzi’s attention just before her daughter, Dannielynn, was born. Fox News recitation.
“My goal at the time was to try to get her to return to the U.S. from the Bahamas, and I almost got her to that place saying she would,” Birkhead recalled. “We still had that connection and she was much more informed about what I was doing at the time, the last time I spoke to her. I told her I was going on a trip with a country artist, this female country artist. ”
“She wanted to find out about her,” he continued. ” Who is she, what does she look like? ‘ That was one of those things where she was kind of getting a little jealous about it and started shouting about it. And the same day she had to go to the emergency room because she was so upset. She was born really early to my daughter because she was so upset at the time. And she sent me the [instant message on AOL Instant Messenger]. She said, ‘Never fall in love again.’ And then she had a crying face and then she signed it. That was the last time I spoke to her. “
Dannielynn was born on September 7, 2006 and Daniel, a 20-year-old son, took over and died in hospital when he visited them just three days later. Five months later, Smith died of the same cause.
Larry Birkhead and Anna Nicole Smith had a close relationship
Birkhead was not the one who made headlines with Smith. But he later said they were very close behind closed doors.
“My relationship with Anna was sometimes represented as I got lucky in the DNA lottery from standing one night,” he told Fox News. “And my relationship with her was two more years and we covered a lot of land there. There [were] a lot of changes. ”
“I couldn’t tell anyone we were going,” Birkhead continued. “It worked against me after she passed [when] I was still trying to prove my father, even though I knew he was my father and Anna knew he was my father… but to the world, it was a mystery… I couldn’t talk about our relationship there [weren’t] lots of pictures of us and pictures of us as a couple. She was supposed to be this kind of sex goddess. That was her personality she was supposed to be available and the subject of everyone’s desire. It worked against me in so many ways. ”
Now, Birkhead is a passionate father to their child. And he still has fond memories of his ex-girlfriend, including that last awkward conversation.