Darrien Earle is a popular American businesswoman and celebrity spouse. Born in 1942, Darrien is a restaurateur who owns a restaurant chain in Los Angeles, California. She is best known as the third wife of late American automobile tycoon Lee Iacocca.
Besides her restaurant chain in Los Angeles, Darrien also owns a chain of restaurants and hotel in Southern California, Santa Barbara, and Brentwood. Her Brentwood restaurant chain is named Panama Reds. Along with her fame as the third wife of Lee, Darrien has a name for herself in American business society.
Darrien is a successful business person, so was her late husband Lee. However, despite all the fame and success in between them, the couple couldn’t sustain their relationship. Lee had an amazing relationship with his first wife, Mary McClarey. However, his relationship with his second and third wife couldn’t’ be as fruitful as his first one.
Though, unfortunately, Lee lost his first wife in 1983. Following her demise, Lee tied the knot with Peggy Johnson. According to sources, Lee used to treat Peggy in an inappropriate way. The same thing happened with Darrien Earle.
Famed as ‘the father of Mustang’, Lee was one of the leading figures in the automobile business. He died on July 2, 2019, aged 94. Suffering from Parkinson’s disease, Lee died at his home in Bel-Air, California.
Find out more about Darrien Earle and her relationship with late husband, Lee Iacocca.
Born in the year 1942, Darrien Earle celebrates her birthday on the 10th of January. She is 77 years of age at present. The American businesswoman is 17 years junior to her late husband, Lee Iacocca.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Darrien belonged to a rich family. Her father was involved in multiple businesses, while her mother and elder brother co-ran the family business.
Wiki depicts, Earle completed her under graduation from a local high school in Los Angeles. Eventually, she graduated from Cordon Bleu School in France. Following her graduation, Darrien worked with her father for a few years.
After a few years in the family business, Darrien started her own restaurant and hotel in Los Angles. As of now, her business is spread over America and Europe.
Lee Iacocca and Darrien Earle met for the first time during a business gathering in Los Angeles in the 80s. While they met for the first time, Lee was already out of his marriage with second wife Peggy.
The meeting resulted in an array of meetings which eventually blossomed into a relationship. After dating for a few years, they got engaged in 1990 in Palm Springs. In 1991, Darrien and Lee walked down the aisle. They got hitched in a lavish wedding ceremony attended by 100 guests.
They didn’t have any children together. Just after three years of their marriage, they got divorced in 1994.
Though Lee doesn’t have any children with Darrien, he had two children with his first wife, both daughters.
Lee Iacocca is recognized as the face behind the success of Mustang and Chrysler. He was the former President of Mustang and CEO of Chrysler.
According to heavy.com, Lee had an estimated net worth of $100 million at the time of his demise. He is survived by his two daughters, who might inherit his property. However, there isn’t any information about his will, as of now.
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