Peaches Geldof

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Peaches Geldof
Peaches Geldof London Crop.jpg
Geldof in October 2012
Born Peaches Honeyblossom Geldof
(1989-03-13)13 March 1989
London, England
Died 7 April 2014 (aged 25)
Wrotham, Kent, England
Cause of death Accidental heroin overdose
Body discovered Wrotham, Kent, England
Occupation Columnist, television personality, model
Years active 2004–2014
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)[1]
Spouse(s) Max Drummey (m. 2008; div. 2011)
Thomas Cohen (m. 2012; her death 2014)
Children 2
Parent(s) Bob Geldof (father)
Paula Yates (mother)
Relatives Hughie Green (grandfather)
Pixie Geldof (sister)

Peaches Honeyblossom Geldof[2] (13 March 1989 – 7 April 2014)[3][4] was a British journalist, television presenter and model.

Early life[change | change source]

She was Paula Yates' and Bob Geldof's second daughter. She was born in Westminster. She was raised in Chelsea and Faversham, Kent. She wrote for the UK version of Elle Girl until it stopped being made in October 2005. In September 2007, she modeled on a catwalk for the first time at London Fashion Week. Geldof presented a show on ITV2 called OMG! with Peaches Geldof in 2011.

Personal life[change | change source]

On 5 August 2008, Geldof married Max Drummey in Las Vegas. She had met him one month before. On 7 February 2009, Geldof and Drummey said that they were going to divorce.[5]

She married Thomas Cohen on 8 September 2012 at the church in Davington, Kent, where her parents married.[6] They lived in North London before moving to Wrotham, Kent. On 21 April 2012, Geldof had her first son with Cohen, Astala Dylan Willow.[7] On 24 April 2013, their second son, Phaedra Bloom Forever, was born.

Death[change | change source]

Geldof was found dead on 7 April 2014 at her house in Wrotham, Kent. She was 25 years old. Her cause of death was an accidental heroin overdose.[8]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Peaches Geldof Harshes on Ed Westwick". New York. 
  2. "Just to clarify once and for all, my name is Peaches Honeyblossom (ridiculous, I know!) -The rest of the added names have never been mine". Peaches Geldof – via Twitter. 16 March 2010. Retrieved 14 March 2011. 
  3. "Whoop its my birthday! Today should be fun x". Peaches Geldof via Twitter. 13 March 2010. Retrieved 29 June 2010. 
  4. "Peaches Geldof dies aged 25". BBC News. 7 April 2014. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  5. "Marriage over for Peaches Geldof". BBC News: Entertainment. 7 February 2009. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  6. "Peaches Geldof Reveals Wedding Pics: 'I Felt My Mother Watching Over Me'". Huffington Post. 11 September 2012. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  7. Lucy Mapstone (21 April 2012). "Peaches Geldof welcomes first child". MSN Celebrity website. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  8. "Peaches Geldof died of heroin overdose". BBC News.