No one was as worshipped and no one was as doomed as Princess Lee Radziwill. The younger sister of Jackie Kennedy, Lee’s whole life seemed to be a battle with her sibling over who could be more glamorous, more scandalous, and finally, more tragic. Dust off that faded debutante dress for the gripping, heartbreaking story of Lee Radziwill, the American Princess.
Lee Radziwill Facts
1. She Was American Royalty
Long before she became a princess by marriage, Lee was true American royalty. Her father, “Black Jack” Bouvier, was a tough-talking New York City stockbroker, while her mother Janet was a classically beautiful socialite in the restrained East Coast style. In many ways, Lee’s childhood on Park Avenue seemed idyllic—but it had a chilling dark side.