Heather Mills

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Heather Anne Mills
  • Birth Place: Washington, Tyne and Wear, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 01/12/1968, Capricorn
  • Profession: Model; activist; author; reality show contestant
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Heather Mills Fast Facts:
  • Modeling career ended in 1993 when she was hit by a police motorcycle; she suffered a punctured lung, broken ribs and pelvis fractures and had her left leg amputated below the knee.
  • Proceeds from Out on a Limb, her 1995 autobiography (which was re-released in 2002 as A Single Step), were donated to Adopt-A-Minefield., which works to clear land mines and help landmine survivors.
  • Work with Adopt-A-Minefield led to her meeting future husband Paul McCartney at a 1999 charity event for the Heather Mills Health Trust, which campaigns against land mines and recycles prosthetic limbs.
  • Serves as a United Nations Goodwill Ambassador; has also campaigned for the animal-rights organization People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
  • In acrimonious divorce proceedings that spurred countless tabloid headlines, Mills accused McCartney of physically abusing her, and reportedly requested alimony payments equivalent to nearly $7 million a year, or about $19,000 a day.
  • Was paired with professional ballroom dancer Jonathan Roberts for the fourth season of ABC's Dancing With the Stars.
  • Heather Mills Relationships:
  • Alfie Karmal - Ex-husband
  • Beatrice Milly McCartney - Daughter
  • Shane Mills - Brother
  • Paul McCartney - Ex-husband
  • Beatrice Finlay - Mother
  • Charles Stapley - Stepfather
  • Jamie Walker - Significant Other
  • Mark Mills - Father
  • Fiona Mills - Sister

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