Recent Examples of heiress from the Web
Shehee was a generous philanthropist as the heiress to her family's insurance and funeral home business.
This is your chance to sleep where a porcine heiress to a billionaire fortune hath slept!
When Hilton called from Ibiza this summer, the heiress was having the best summer, at her favorite club, with her closest friends from around the world — all while wearing her 23rd perfume Rosé Rush.
Donald Trump has owned Mar-a-Lago, the Palm Beach estate built by cereal heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post, since the 1980s.
As in real life, the fictional heiress purchased the statue for a few hundred bucks.
Coffee heiress Abigail Folger, celebrity hairstylist Jay Sebring and two others also were stabbed to death.
After the death of Bettencourt’s husband, French conservative politician Andre Bettencourt, in 2007, the media-shy heiress spent her final years embroiled in a legal spat with their only child, Francoise Bettencourt Meyers.
But the heiress made headlines in recent years because of disputes over her ability to handle her finances — and one of the biggest trials in French history.
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