She ran the Cliveden estate in Buckinghamshire, where War Secretary John Profumo met Christine Keeler
, then 19, swimming naked in the pool.
THE death of Christine Keeler
, the former showgirl at the heart of the Profumo scandal, has dragged the affair back into the headlines.
The son of Christine Keeler
has said the political scandal she sparked was good for the country.
was the girl at the heart of the notorious Profumo affair in 1963 which rocked the Establishment, convulsed Westminster and ultimately contributed to the downfall of the beleaguered Tory government the following year.
, the woman at the centre of a 1960s love triangle between a minister and Soviet naval attache that produced Britain's biggest political sex scandal, has died at the age of 75, Reuters reported.
dead CHRISTINE KEELER
, the former showgirl at the heart of the Profumo scandal of the 1960s, has died aged 75.
As many of you know my mother, Christine Keeler
, fought many fights in her eventful life, some fights she lost but some she won.
, whose affair with Tory cabinet minister John Profumo shook British politics in the 60s, has died.
, the model at the center of the Profumo affair that caught the entire Britain's attention during the 1960s, died late Monday, her son announced.
, the former model at the centre of the Profumo affair that shook British politics in the 1960s, has died aged 75, her family and a close friend have said.
DNot only did he share mistress Christine Keeler
with a Soviet spy, he had a fling with Gisela Winegard, a Nazi agent.
1963: The Secretary of State for War, John Profumo, above, denies any impropriety with Christine Keeler