American singer Danny Keough’s ex-wife and Rock legend Elvis Presley’s only child Lisa Marie Presley died late Thursday after she was hospitalized from a suspected cardiac arrest.
She was found unresponsive in the bedroom of her home in Calabasas, California. According to TMZ, the 54-year-old’s housekeeper made the discovery. Her ex-husband, Danny Keough – with whom Lisa Marie lived – returned home from taking their children to school and learnt about his ex-wife’s condition. He administered CPR before paramedics arrived.
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Paramedics also performed CPR following which she was rushed to the hospital. Her mother, Priscilla Presley, issued a statement following her daughter’s hospitalization.
“My beloved daughter Lisa Marie was rushed to the hospital. She is now receiving the best care. Please keep her and our family in your prayers,” the 77-year-old said in a statement. She continued, “We feel the prayers from around the world and ask for privacy at this time.”
However, Lisa Marie’s health condition deteriorated and she was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit and was on life support with a temporary pacemaker, TMZ reported. One source told TMZ that Lisa Marie was in an induced coma. She was later declared dead.
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Who is Danny Keough?
Danny Keough was born to Francis Keough and Janet Keough. He has a brother named Thomas Keough.
Presley married the Chicago-born musician on October 3, 1988. They had two children: a daughter, Riley Keough (born May 29, 1989), an actress and model, and a son, Benjamin Storm Keough (October 21, 1992 – July 12, 2020). The two got divorced in the Dominican Republic on May 6, 1994.
Despite their split, the two shared an amicable relationship. Danny, who lived with Lisa Marie, had also attended her marriage to Michael Jackson, which took place 20 days after her divorce.