Marilyn Miglin was an Actress and Entrepreneur, and she passed away on March 14, 2022, at the age of 83. Tributes are pouring in on social media. Marilyn Miglin, a well-known Chicagoan and beauty mogul, has died, according to her family.
How Rich was Marilyn Miglin?
Marilyn Miglin started her career as Dancer and Model. Miglin was a member of Mayor Richard M. Daley’s tourism committee and the Illinois Board of Economic Development, and the commercial district on Oak Street that she helped promote is now called Marilyn Miglin Way. Miglin founded her beauty shop and boutique on Oak Street in June 1963, and it blossomed into a cosmetics empire. Miglin went on to found Marilyn Miglin Cosmetics, which produced over 36 scents and perfumes. The honorary name of Oak Street’s shopping sector has been declared by the City of Chicago as “Marilyn Miglin Way.” The Raoul Wallenberg Award and the Best Face Forward Award were both given to Miglin. The city of Chicago declared April 15 to be “Marilyn Miglin Day” in 1998. Miglin has been a host on the Home Shopping Network for almost 25 years, and her company is valued at over $50 million. Miglin was a vocal supporter of those with facial deformities and burn victims. She was a founding member of the University of Illinois’ craniofacial center advisory board.
She married Lee Miglin in 1959. Andrew Cunanan, a serial killer, assassinated him on May 4, 1997. The pair had been married for 38 years when Miglin was murdered. Marlena (born 1968) and actor Duke Miglin were their offspring (born 1971). Miglin remarried in 1999, two years after Lee’s death. Only a few months after the wedding, her second husband died.
The estimated Net Worth of Marilyn Miglin is between $60 Million to $80 Million USD.
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