Elisabeth Kieselstein Cord Hamm Bio/Wiki
PageSix.com has discovered that the community of Southampton was in shock Sunday following the death of famous socialite and artist Elisabeth Kieselstein Cord Hamm.
Although the particular cause of death is unknown, her family claims that it was caused by complications from Lyme Disease. According to PageSix.com, When they asked her father, renowned luxury goods and jewelry designer Barry Kieselstein Cord, for comment, he said his daughter had been suffering from the condition for over a decade.
He said, “Lyme never leaves, it appears in one form or another, it is an insidious and miserable disease,”
“Despite various treatments over the years, it continued to manifest itself in countless ways. Regardless, Elisabeth fought it, and continued on in her many creative endeavors.”
He continued, “Our entire extended family is crushed by the loss of our daughter who was one the most caring, brightest, and talented personalities ever to be a proud New Yorker. The loss to us, and to her close friends, and those who knew Elisabeth on a world stage, is quite palpable.”
She was 41 years old.
She grew raised in Louisiana, Texas, and New Mexico, and was born in the South.
She attended the Chapin School and Trinity School in New York City, as well as Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., where she studied art and creative writing. She also attended Oxford University in the United Kingdom.
Was Elisabeth Kieselstein Cord Hamm Married?
She was married and didn’t have any siblings or children. Cece Kieselstein Cord, an artist, and socialite is her mother.
Elisabeth had been a presence on the social scene since early 2001, and in a profile in the Observer that year, she was branded an It Girl and the “Manhattan Minx.”
She was frequently spotted at movie premieres, arts and fashion events in the city, and high-profile Hamptons parties. Elisabeth was an artist and musician who worked in high fashion as a model or in magazine editorials, according to her IMDB bio.
She was featured in American and Italian Vogue, as well as Harper’s Bizarre and Harper’s Bazaar. She also worked as an illustrator for her father’s design firm, where she eventually rose to the position of co-creative director.
Elisabeth played the sister of a character played by Annette Arnold in Woody Allen’s Oscar-nominated 1997 film “Deconstructing Harry” when she was 17 years old.
How Did Elisabeth Kieselstein Cord Hamm Die?
Elisabeth has been battling Lyme Disease for over a decade, according to her father. The illness is causing serious consequences.
Socialite and artist Elisabeth Kieselstein Cord Hamm dies suddenly at 41
The exact cause of death is unclear, but her family told us that it’s believed to be related to complications with Lyme Disease.
She died on Saturday at 41. pic.twitter.com/9iyoybGJl1
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