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CHRISTINE KEELER, FORMER MODEL AT HEART OF BRITAIN’S PROFUMO AFFAIR, DIES AT 75: Keeler, then a t…

CHRISTINE KEELER, FORMER MODEL AT HEART OF BRITAIN’S PROFUMO AFFAIR, DIES AT 75: Keeler, then a teenage model and showgirl, became famous for her role in the 1963 scandal that rocked the establishment when she had an affair with the Tory cabinet minister John Profumo and a Russian diplomat at the same time at the […]
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US Politics / Conservative : NRO: The Corner

Charlotte, I can’t say “I knew Jack Profumo and you, sir, are no Jack Profumo”, although I did meet Christine Keeler, once, long ago. I wrote an obituary of Profumo, and, in the course of it, noted the reason he quit – because he ha...

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News : Washington Post: Obituaries

During the Profumo Affair, Ms. Keeler reportedly had liaisons with a British cabinet officer and a Soviet spy.

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The National Portrait Gallery in London is celebrating Scandal ’63: The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Profumo Affair (CLICK). Beautiful model and nightclub hostess Christine Keeler made chumps out of John Profumo, the then Secretary o...

This day in history - June 5, 1963: John Profumo resigns

US Politics / Liberal : The Reaction

By Richard K. Barry The Profumo Affair was a 1963 British political scandal named after John Profumo, Secretary or State for War. Profumo had an affair with Christine Keeler (pictured above), who was also reputed to have been involv...

Christine Keeler, model in Britain's notorious sex-and-spy Profumo scandal, dies at 75

News / International Affairs : LA Times: World Now

Christine Keeler, the central figure in the sex-and-espionage Profumo scandal that rocked Cold War Britain, has died at 75. Her son, Seymour Platt, posted on Facebook that Keeler died Monday at a hospital near Farnborough in souther...

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