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Yates in 1996 with daughter Tiger Lily
Paula Elizabeth Yates
24 April 1959
|Died||17 September 2000
(m. 1986–96; divorced)
(1995–97; his death)
|Children||4, including Peaches and Pixie|
Elaine Smith (mother)
Paula Elizabeth Yates (24 April 1959 – 17 September 2000) was a British television presenter and writer. She was best known for her work on two television programmes, The Tube (1982–87) and The Big Breakfast (1992–85).
Yates was born in Colwyn Bay, north Wales. She was married to Irish musician Bob Geldof. Their children were Fifi Trixibelle Geldof (born 1983), Peaches Honeyblossom Geldof (1989–2014) and Little Pixie Geldof (born 1990). She was married to Geldof from 1986 until their divorce in 1996.
In 1997, Hutchence died.
After Yates' death, Geldof gained custody of Tiger Lily, and later adopted her.
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