From entertaining her friends by dancing on tables in saucy outfits, to her scandalous marriage to a Russian prince, her life was a heady mix of mischief and glamour right to the end. Society beauty Princess Emma Galitzine, who was once hailed as having ‘the naughtiest face in London ‘ and the behaviour to match, passed away last month at the age of 70 after suffering a fall at home. Married four times, her first husband was the Daily Mail’s diarist Nigel Dempster, Fleet Street’s undisputed king of gossip for 32 years, and his wife’s colourful life could certainly have provided ample fodder for his columns. Born Emma Magdalen de Bendern in the 50s, she was renowned for her flirtatious and fun-loving behaviour, and during one dinner party, decided to change into skimpy riding gear and thigh-high boots to perform a dance on the table for guests after the main course. After splitting from Nigel in 1972, she wed businessman Giles Trentham, and Prince George Galitzine from one of the noblest families in Imperial Russia – a direct descendant of Catherine the Great, before remarrying Giles shortly before his death. Emma went on to marry Nigel Dempster after they met at… Read full this story
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