Relationship with famous people would definitely make you the center of attraction to the public. It’s a nature of the people being curious to know about celebrities’ private life and facts about the people personally linked with them. Mary Austin is also one of those people who appeared into the limelight for her love life and relation with an established star. She stayed into the relationship with Freddie Mercury (5 September 1946 – 24 November 1991), a legend in the British music industry. They lived together for a long period of time but separated because of Freddie Mercury sexuality after disclosing a fact that he was having an affair with a male. Let’s explore in detail about Mary Austin wiki below:
Early Life and Education
She was born in 1951 which makes the age of Mary Austin be 68 years old as of 2019. Her place of birth is in Fulham, London, United Kingdom and therefore she is British by nationality. She spent her early life with her middle-class family. Talking about her parents, her mother used to work as a maid whereas her father used to work as a hand-trimmer.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of 15, she dropped her school and started working as a receptionist. Later, she started a new job at Biba. She was also the subject of the 2018 drama/ biography called Bohemian Rhapsody which was released on 24 October 2018 in the United Kingdom. The film is about Queen and its lead singer Freddie Mercury. The role of Austin was played by actress Lucy Boynton. Those who watched the movie have realized how dear and close Mary was with Freddie.
Mart met Freddie when she was in her late teenage period in 1969. They fell in love with each other making them live together for the next six years. Austin is the one who saw Freddie rising from a local college star turning as a superstar of the whole music industry. Mary is the subject of numerous songs of Freddie like Love Of My Life. In 1975, Mercury revealed his sexuality and revealed that e was being unfaithful to her. He revealed that he was having an affair with a person of the same gender who was working for Elektra Records as a record executive. Mary felt broken and she was in shock to hear what she had never imagined. Eventually, the couple separated as Mercury left the flat but bought a place for Austin. They were still close as friend and Mercury has quoted Mary to be his one and only true friend. Mary was also selected as secretary to the band’s publishing business. Their relationship was different which was far away from being physical but spiritually they were linked deeply. Mary always remained there for Freddie even at his last hours of his life as he died to suffer from AIDS in 1991. An interesting fact is that Austin’s son named Richard’s godfather is Mercury.
Is Mary Austin Married?
After ending the romantic relationship with Mercury, Mary tied her knot with Piers Cameron in 1990 and ended their relationship in 1993. Mary married Nicholas Holford in 1998. They lived together for four years and ended their conjugal life in 2002. Austin is the mother of two children sharing with Piers Cameron.
The exact body measurement details of Austin aren’t available. She has an average height but officially her body statistics hasn’t been disclosed. However, some wiki sites have mentioned Mary to be 5 feet and 7 inches tall weighing about 62 kilograms. They have mentioned that her body measurement is 34-28-35 inches.
Salary and Net worth
Mary Austin has an estimated net worth of 8 million USD. According to some wiki sites, Mercury left half of his fortune to Mary and her sons. On the memory of Mercury, Mary created a foundation and is also supporting Queen’s musical efforts. The last house of Mercury i.e. Garden Lodge, 1 Logan Place is now owned by Mary Austin which is a twenty-eight room Georgian mansion.
Wiki and Facts
The Wikipedia page of Austin is missing from there. Very fewer information about her wiki is revealed. It seems like Mary isn’t active on social networking sites like Twitter and Instagram.