Pamela Harriman served on The Rockefeller University Council from 1977 to 1979, and on the Board of Trustees from 1979 to 1993. She also served on the Board of Visitors of the College of William and Mary from 1986–1990 where she established The Pamela Harriman Professorship of Government and Public Policy and sponsored a scholarship in her name for three students to serve each summer at the US Embassy to France.
8 de dic. de 2022 · Pamela Harriman, in full Pamela Beryl Digby Churchill Hayward Harriman, (born March 20, 1920, Farnborough, Hampshire, England—died February 5, 1997, Paris, France), British-born socialite and American political figure who made a name for herself first as the wife or lover of a succession of prominent wealthy and powerful men and later, in the United States, as a doyenne of the Democratic Party.
10 de ago. de 2021 · Pamela Harriman murió a los 76 años de una hemorragia cerebral, sobrevenida mientras disfrutaba de su habitual baño matutino en la piscina del hotel Ritz de París. Sus últimos años como ...
Pamela Harriman spent four years serving as an ambassador until her death in 1997. While enjoying a swim at the Paris Ritz, she suffered a fatal cerebral hemorrhage. Both the President of France and The US President recognized her contributions. At her funeral, Bill Clinton spoke highly of her public service.
Pamela Harriman murió el 5 de febrero de 1997 en el Hospital Americano, Neuilly-sur-Seine, después de sufrir una hemorragia cerebral mientras que la natación en el Ritz de París un día antes. La mañana después de su muerte, el presidente Jacques Chirac de Francia colocó la Gran Cruz de la Legión de Honor en su ataúd cubierto con banderas.
Harriman was already married (though his wife was safely back in the U.S.) and he was 49 to Pamela’s 20, but she exalted him as the best-looking man she’d ever seen. With Harriman underwriting her expenses, she left her son with her in-laws and took up residence in Grosvenor Square, then filled with American expats, and dubbed it Eisenhowerplatz.
2 de feb. de 1997 · Profile. Pamela Beryl Harriman (20 March 1920 – 5 February 1997), also known as Pamela Churchill Harriman, was an English-born American political activist for the Democratic Party, diplomat, and socialite. She was a descendant of the Earls of Leicester and Ilchester and the Dukes of Atholl. She was a first cousin of Lavinia Fitzalan-Howard, Duchess ...