Christine Keeler, model at the centre of the Profumo Affair

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Christine Keeler, British model involved in Profumo Affair, has died

- newssummedup.com
06 Dec 2017
(CNN) Christine Keeler, a former model whose relations during the 1960s Cold War with a British cabinet minister and a Russian diplomat contributed to the downfall of a Conservative government, has died, her son announced. Platt told the Guardian that Keeler died in a hospital in Farnborough, a town east of London. The Profumo AffairIn 1961, Keeler was a 19-year-old ...

Femme Fatale of Britain's Profumo Affair Dies at the Age

06 Dec 2017
In 1961, Profumo became engaged in an affair with Keeler, a 19-year old would-be model. After their relationship was exposed, Profumo initially claimed that there was no impropriety involved but eventually had to admit the truth and resign from the government and give up his seat in Parliament.
- sputniknews.com

The woman at centre of Profumo Affair political scandal

- afr.com
06 Dec 2017
Whatever the truth of the matter, Christine Keeler soon added John Profumo to her lengthening list of conquests. Their affair lasted a few weeks before it was broken off by Profumo after he had apparently been warned by MI5 that she was also seeing Ivanov. When in 2001 in The Truth at Last, she claimed to have been made pregnant by Profumo and to have paid £25 to ...

Christine Keeler, model at the centre of the Profumo Affair

06 Dec 2017
Christine Keeler, who has died aged 75, became infamous for her brief affair with the Conservative Secretary of State for War, John Profumo, which she conducted in 1961 while carrying on a relationship with a Soviet agent; bound up as it was with espionage and political intrigue, the "Profumo Affair" resulted in a political crisis and contributed to a climate of opinion ...
- telegraph.co.uk

Profumo sex scandal showgirl Christine Keeler dies aged

- dailyrecord.co.uk
06 Dec 2017
English Conservative politician John Profumo as War Minister. He was forced to resign when his affair with Christine Keeler, then involved with a Russian diplomat, was exposed. He was awarded a CBE for charitable services in 1975 (Image: John Franks/Getty Images)

Profumo Affair Model Christine Keeler Dies Aged

06 Dec 2017
Christine Keeler, the model embroiled in the 1963 Profumo affair, has died aged 75, her son has said.Seymour Platt said Ms Keeler had been ill for several months with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.He told the BBC: "She was always a fighter, but sadly lost the final fight against a terrible lung disease.
- fow24news.com

Christine Keeler, model in Britain s sex spy Profumo scandal, dies

- nbcnews.com
06 Dec 2017
Keeler was a model and nightclub dancer in 1963 when she had an affair with British War Secretary John Profumo. When it emerged that Keeler had also slept with a Soviet naval attaché with ties to Russian intelligence, the combination of sex, wealth and national security issues caused a sensation and helped topple Britain's Conservative government.

Christine Keeler has passed away aged

06 Dec 2017
Christine Keeler has passed away aged 75. The former model and showgirl, who was best known for the 1963 political scandal involving Tory cabinet minister John Profumo, passed away on Monday while in hospital. Christine had suffered from the lung disease COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), and had been ill for several months before sadly passing away. Her son, ...
- us.hellomagazine.com

Men in court on terror charge and Christine Keeler dies

- bbc.com
06 Dec 2017
Image caption The Guardian reports that Theresa May is facing growing pressure to secure a breakthrough in the Brexit talks with the EU. The paper also reports on the death of Christine Keeler, who had an affair with Conservative cabinet minister John Profumo as a teenager in the 60s. The scandal shook Harold Macmillan's government. She is pictured on almost all of ...

Femme Fatale of Britain's Profumo Affair Dies at the Age

06 Dec 2017
The ensuing scandal was further exacerbated by the fact that during her affair with Profumo, Keeler was also enjoying a liaison with Soviet naval attaché Yevgeny Ivanov, fanning speculations about Russian intelligence possibly getting their hands on British state secrets.
- seenews.net
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