Lee Starkey is a famous English fashion designer and make-up artist, who is widely known as the youngest child of Ringo Starr. Her father is a well-known musician grabbing huge attention as the drummer of one of the most influential bands of all time, The Beatles.
How Much Is Lee Starkey’s Net Worth In 2020?
The star kid, no doubt, is leading a lavish lifestyle since the time she was born. Besides known for her father, she has her own reputation. He is a make-up artist and fashion designer based in London. She previously worked at Tower Records and A Hard Rock Café during her teen days.
The fashion designer even opened a clothes boutique named Planet Alice in Los Angeles with the help of her friend. She opened the store in 1991 but had to shut down a year later.
The make-up artist has not disclosed the exact figure of her net worth. However, as per sources, her net worth is between $1 million to $2 million. According to LinkedIn, the average salary of a make-up artist is around £17K – £37K per year.
On the other side, her father, Ringo Starr’s net worth is around $350 million. His net worth in 2009 was $196 million.
What Is Lee’s Current Relationship Status?
The fashion designer Lee is yet to be married, but, is currently in a relationship with longtime partner Jay Mehler. Her boyfriend is an American musician and former guitarist of the rock band, Kasabian. Her partner joined the rock band, Beady Eye, in 2013 as a touring bassist.
As per gossip mongers, the pair started dating in 2006 and has been inseparable since then. As the couple has been dating for a long time, many sources have assumed that they might have also already tied the knot, but the news is still not confirmed.
Together, the couple shares three kids together. In 2009, Lee gave birth to triplets, a daughter and two sons. The name of her daughter is Ruby Tiger, and her sons are Smokey and Jakamo.
As of now, the family of five resides in London.
Her Parents’ Relationship History
Lee was born to Ringo and his first wife, Maureen Starkey. The former couple got married in 1965 in a private-intimate wedding ceremony.
After her parents got divorced in 1976, after almost being together for a decade, Starkey started living with her mother. Her father then went on to marry actress Barbara Bach on 27th April 1981.
On the other hand, her mother tied the knot with Isaac Burton Tigrett, who is an American businessman. She has a half-sibling named Augusta King Tigrett, who was born on 4th January 1987.
What Is The Reason Of Her Mother’s Death?
Her mother, Maureen, was diagnosed with leukemia in 1994. In the same year, on 30th December, she died due to the complications that arose from a bone marrow transplant. She was only 47 years old then.
Just after eight months, her mother passed away; she was also diagnosed with a brain tumor. She then went to a hospital in the United States. The brain surgery went fine, and she was doing fine until, six years later, she suffered a relapse. Just like her first battle, her second battle with the tumor also went successful.