Profession: TV Personality
Biography: Paula Yates had a career as a music journalist and TV presenter on UK television, appearing on "The Tube" and "The Big Breakfast".
Yates was married to The Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof for ten years before getting together with INXS singer Michael Hutchence. She died of a heroin overdose in 2000.
Born: April 24, 1960
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus
Died: September 17, 2000 (aged 40)
Cause of Death: Drug overdose
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How Paula Yates Discovered Her Real FatherControversial television presenter Paula Yates married pop star Bob Geldof on this day. Fate decided she would not remain happy ever after
August 31, 1986
- 1986-06-21 The Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof (34) weds broadcaster and writer Paula Yates (27) in Las Vegas
- 1992-09-28 UK morning TV show "The Big Breakfast" presented by Chris Evans, Gaby Roslin and Paula Yates, produced by Bob Geldof premieres