03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Valentino Kept Father's Death Secret To Not Upset Jackie Kennedy: Report

"Once I was in Rome for a dinner at Valentino's villa in honor of Jacqueline Kennedy. Sadly, his father had died upstairs earlier in the day. Valentino, always a gentleman, did not wish to upset his guests, so he didn't announce the death until the next day. Jackie had a wonderful time."


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