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Paula Yates (1959-2000), Television presenter

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Peroxide blonde television presenter and compiler of books including Rock Stars in their Underpants (1980) and Blondes (1983).Co-presenter on The Tube (1982-87) and The Big Breakfast (from 1992). Had three children with Bob Geldof; Fifi Trixibelle, Peaches Honeyblossom and Little Pixie. Their marriage ended in 1996 when she began a relationship with Australian rock star Michael Hutchence. The child from this union, Heavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily now lives with stepfather Bob Geldof and her three half-sisters after the death of both of her parents.

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Paula Yates

by Brian Aris
cibachrome print, January 1994
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