Lilly Pulitzer


Is Lilly Pulitzer Dead or Still Alive? Lilly Pulitzer Birthday and Date of Death

Lilly Pulitzer

Lilly Pulitzer Death

Lilly passed away on April 7, 2013 at the age of 81 in at Her Home Palm Beach, Florida USA.

Lilly Pulitzer death quick facts:
  • When did Lilly Pulitzer die?

    April 7, 2013
  • How old was Lilly Pulitzer when died?

  • Where did Lilly Pulitzer die? What was the location of death?

    at Her Home Palm Beach, Florida USA

Lilly Pulitzer Birthday and Date of Death

Lilly Pulitzer was born on November 10, 1931 and died on April 7, 2013. Lilly was 81 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: November 10, 1931
Date of Death: April 7, 2013
Age at Death: 81

Is Lilly Pulitzer's father, Robert V. McKim, dead or alive?

Robert V. McKim's information is not available now.

Is Lilly Pulitzer's mother, Lillian, dead or alive?

Lillian's information is not available now.

Lilly Pulitzer's sisters :

Lilly has 3 sisters:
  • Mary Maude
  • Florence Fitch

Lilly Pulitzer - Biography

Lillian Pulitzer Rousseau, better known as Lilly Pulitzer, is a socialite and fashion designer. She is known for founding Lilly Pulitzer, Inc., which produces clothing and other wares featuring bright, colorful, floral prints. Because the brand has been very popular with high society, Lilly has been called the "Queen of Prep".Lillian Lee McKim, nicknamed Lilly, was born to socialites Robert V. McKim and Lillian McKim in Roslyn, New York on November 10, 1931. She was the middle child, with older sister Mary Maude (called Memsey) and younger sister Florence Fitch (Flossie). Her mother, Lillian, was an heir to the Standard Oil fortune. Lillian divorced Robert and re-married Ogden Phipps in 1937.Lilly attended the Chapin School in New York City, along with Bouvier sister Jacqueline Lee. In 1949, she graduated from Miss Porter's School in Farmington, Connecticut. She attended the college-finishing school Finch College in New York City, but left after one semester to work as a midwife's assistant in West v*rginia and as a volunteer at the Veterans Hospital in The Bronx.In 1950, she eloped with Herbert (Peter) Pulitzer Jr., the grandson of publisher Joseph Pulitzer. In 1969, Lilly and Peter were divorced. She married Enrique Rousseau shortly thereafter. Although she legally changed her name to Lillian McKim Rousseau, her clothing company continued to operate under the "Lilly Pulitzer" label. Lilly continued to reside in Palm Beach. Rousseau died from cancer in 1993.Lilly has three children from her marriage to Peter: Peter, Minnie, and Liza.