The fashion designer, who committed suicide last year, would have been 51
Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has paid tribute to his tragic girlfriend L’Wren Scott on what would have been the model’s 51st birthday.
Mick Jagger and girlfriend L'Wren Scott were together for 13 years before she took her life
It was just over a year ago that Jagger’s girlfriend of 13 years took her life while the rocker was preparing for a seven-concert stretch in Australia and New Zealand. After hearing of the news of her death, the band’s remaining shows were called off.
The Stones are back on their world tour, which will run through November.
After the turmoil and a short break following the death of L’Wren Scott, The Rolling Stones are back on tour once again. Their current worldwide run was cut short back in March, after the 49-year-old fashion designer and Mick Jagger’s girlfriend was found hanged in her New York apartment. Her death was attributed to suicide.
The Stones are back and powering through the remainder of their tour.
The iconic band resumed the world tour on Monday with a two-hour show at Oslo’s Telenor Arena. Jagger made no mention of Scott during the show, but the band did give it their all, playing a high-energy gig for a crowd of 23,000.
Continue reading: The Rolling Stones Are Back On It (Their World Tour, That Is)
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L'Wren Scott's Will: The last will and testament of the late fashion designer L'Wren Scott has been made public. The former model was found hanged in her Manhattan apartment on Monday 17th March whilst her boyfriend, Mick Jagger, was on tour with the Rolling Stones. Jagger is the only named beneficiary in L'Wren's will, with her adoptive siblings explicitly denied any of her $9 million estate. Scott's sister, Jan Shane, has lashed out at the Jagger's for turning the designer's death into a "media circus" - read about what else she had to say.
The 70 year-old rock singer, and a few other famous faces, said goodbye to the fashion designer at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Tuesday (March 25th).
L'Wren Scott was finally laid to rest on Tuesday (March 25th) in front of a small gathering of friends and family.
The fashion designer's funeral saw her Rolling Stones frontman boyfriend, Mick Jagger, and some 60 other guests say goodbye in an intimate emotional ceremony at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
It has been eight days since the body of the fashion designer was discovered in her Manhattan apartment after an apparent suicide.
Mick Jagger has flown to Los Angeles to begin preparations for L'Wren Scott's funeral, his representative has confirmed.
L'Wren Scott at the 2013 British Fashion Awards.
The fashion designed and former model's body was discovered in her luxury New York City apartment on Monday (17th March). Evidence discovered at the scene suggested the 49-year-old had committed suicide and this was confirmed on Wednesday (19th March) by a New York City official. The New York City Chief Medical Examiner stated Scott's death had been caused by suicide by hanging.
Continue reading: Mick Jagger Flies To LA To Prepare L'Wren Scott's Funeral
L'Wren Scott's death shook the fashion and music worlds this week, whilst a drunken actor got a driving ban and Johnny Depp's brain was uploaded into cyberspace.
RIP L'Wren Scott: L'Wren Scott, the esteemed fashion designer and girlfriend to The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger, was found dead in her apartment on Monday having hanged herself. Read the full report. Mick and the band were on tour in Australia when the dreadful news broke, prompting them to cancel a show as the rocker tried to come to terms with the loss. Read his statement here. Having not left a suicide note, Scott's reasons will always be unknown but her company's financial details have shown that creditors were owed millions and that L'Wren was going to close her label. L'Wren Scott: 1964 - 2014.
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A spokesperson for the Medical Examiner's office confirmed that the late fashion designer did take her own life after she was found hanged in her NYC apartment on Monday (March 17th).
The girlfriend of Rolling Stone's Mick Jagger, L'Wren Scott, did definitely commit suicide.
The established fashion designer's autopsy report confirms that her death was self-inflicted, a spokeswomen from the New York Medical Examiner's office stated Wednesday (March 19th).
Scott's body has now been moved to a funeral home based in New York.
Following the tragic suicide of fashion designer L'Wren Scott, her body is seen being removed from her Chelsea apartment building in New York by a Medical Examiner Transport Team (METT) van. She was taken for an autopsy after being found having apparently hung herself with a scarf.
The fashion designer was found dead in her Manhattan apartment yesterday.
Mick Jagger has opened up on the death of his long-term girlfriend and fashion designer L'Wren Scott, who was found hanged in her Manhattan apartment yesterday morning. The Rolling Stones singer did not appear to be able to cast any more light on the reasons why Scott chose to take her own life, but paid tribute to his "lover and best friend."
Mick Jagger Is Devastated By The Loss Of Girlfriend L'Wren Scott.
"I am still struggling to understand how my lover and best friend could end her life in this tragic way," said Mick in a statement on his website, adding "We spent many wonderful years together and had made a great life for ourselves." Having been together for 13 years, the couple met in Paris in 2001 when Scott was working as a stylist on a photoshoot.
Continue reading: Bereft Mick Jagger Speaks Out On Girlfriend L'Wren Scott's Death
The noted designer reportedly took her own life. She was found on Monday.
Celebrated fashion designer L’Wren Scott was found dead in her apartment on Monday from an apparent suicide. According to Reuters, the police officers, who were first to arrive on the scene, reported that a woman was found "unconscious and unresponsive" in an apartment building in the upscale Chelsea neighborhood. Fire officials, who responded to the call, reporting a cardiac arrest, said the woman was dead on their arrival. Scott's assistant was reportedly the first one to find her, hanging on a scarf.
Scott's daring and experimental designs solidified her reputation over the past decade.
Over the last decade, Scott became one of the most influential New York fashion designers, catering to an aesthetic, which embodied both female power and sensuality. Her sleek designes were favored by Hollywood actresses like Amy Adams, Nicole Kidman and Penelope Cruz and frequently graced red carpets.
Continue reading: Fashion World Mourns Designer L'Wren Scott's Untimely Death
L'wren Scott has been found dead in her apartment after allegedly committing suicide. We take a look at the life of one of the most renowned stylists and designers of our time.
Fashion designer and model L’Wren Scott has been found dead in her New York City apartment. Scott had allegedly hung herself and was discovered by her assistant at around 10am this morning.
L'Wren Scott and Krista Smith celebrate the launch of Scott's Banana Republic collection
Born Luann Bambrough in Utah on January 1st, 1967, Scott was adopted and raised by Mormon parents. She headed to Paris to pursue a career in modeling as soon as she graduated high school in 1985, where she worked with Thierry Mugler and Chanel. She also modeled for several acclaimed photographers, including David Bailey and Guy Bourdin.
Continue reading: Remembering L'Wren Scott, 1967-2014
Designer and girlfriend to Mick Jagger, L'Wren Scott has committed suicide.
L'Wren Scott has been found dead in her Manhattan apartment this morning after what is believed to have been a suicide. The 49 year-old fashion designer and girlfriend of The Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger was found by her assistant who received a text from L'Wren asking them to "come by," according to the NY Post.
Fashion Designer L'Wren Scott Was Found Dead By Her Assistant This Morning.
A spokesperson for New York City Police Department did not confirm that the body found was Scott's but said: "A 49-year-old female was found this morning at 10.05am at 200 11th Avenue. She was unconscious. She was pronounced dead on arrival by the emergency medical services. The investigation is ongoing. We are awaiting medical examiners to determine the cause of death."
L'Wren Scott was found dead in her apartment on 11th Avenue in New York.
L'Wren Scott, the fashion designer and Mick Jagger's girlfriend, has been found dead in her Manhattan apartment after an apparent suicide. According to the New York Daily News, Ms Scott, 49, was found hanging from a scarf on a doorknob by her assistant at 200 11th Avenue around 10am, police said.
L'Wren Scott Was Found Dead on Monday
Authorities do not suspect foul play, but the Medical Examiner's Office will determine the cause of death.
Continue reading: L'Wren Scott Dead: Mick Jagger's Girlfriend Found In Manhattan Apartment
Celebrity friends and fans, from all corners of the entertainment world, have paid tribute to the fashion designer, who allegedly committed suicide.
The 49 year-old was found in her New York apartment after an apparent suicide.
Ms Scott's assistant found her hanging from a scarf on a doorknob at 200 11th Avenue around 10am, police said.
Continue reading: Stars React To The Sudden Death Of Fashion Designer L'Wren Scott
With L'Wren Scott hosting, the party was nothing, if not glamorous.
The summer social calender is now in full swing and it just wouldn’t be complete without the Serpentine Gallery’s Summer party. This year the event was organised and hosted by L’Wren Scott. The former model and current fashion designer was approached by gallery's co-director, Julia Peyton-Jones, and asked to be involved in this year's event, according to Vogue. Considering the guest list at the exclusive garden party, it is certainly easy to see why the Serpentine summer event counts as one of the highlights of the London season. Everyone – from actors, models and socialites to arts patrons – was out in full force and, of course, in appropriate attire.
From across the pond, Sarah Jessica Parker brought some 1920s glamour to the evening. The Sex and the City star attended the event with husband Matthew Broderick. She wore a silver flapper-inspired Naeem Khan dress and of course, her signature Manolo Blahnik’s.
Sarah Jessica Parker summoned some old-school charm for the event.
The Fashion Group International's 29th annual Night Of Stars event at Cipriani Wall Street saw numerous glamorous guests including 'The Help' star Viola Davis with her husband Julius Tennon, 'Sex and the City' star Sarah Jessica Parker, 'Bridget Jones's Diary' actress Renee Zellweger and 'Saturday Night Live' writer Seth Meyers with his girlfriend Alexi Ashe.
Date of birth
28th April, 1964
Date of death
17th March, 2014