Linda Lee Thomas

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Birthday November 17, 1883

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Kentucky

DEATH DATE May 20, 1954 (70)

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Wife of legendary songwriter Cole Porter. Her marriage lasted more than three decades and ended in divorce in 1912.

Before Fame

She met Cole Porter at a high society wedding banquet.


While living in France, she and Cole Porter were neighbors of philosopher Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

Family Life

She was born into a politically prominent family and was the daughter of Lilly Hill and financier William Paca Lee.

Associated With

Ashley Judd played her in the 2004 film De-Lovely.