BARBARA HUTTON (1912-1979)


“Poor Little Rich Girl”

EA3B9110-C523-4B75-84D6-691DB06544E8Known as the “poor little rich girl” Barbara Hutton was heir to the Woolworth fortune. She married and divorced 7 men, never finding happiness.  Her only son, Lance Reventlow, died tragically at age 36. By the time of her death in 1979, she was alone and nearly penniless. René visited her shortly before her death and was one of the last people to spend any meaningful time with her.

(This presentation is approximately 35-45 minutes)