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Entertainment Benjamin Keough, grandson of Elvis Presley, dies at 27

05:50  13 july  2020
05:50  13 july  2020 Source:   theweek.com

Grandson of Elvis Presley has died at age 27, agent says

  Grandson of Elvis Presley has died at age 27, agent says LOS ANGELES (AP) — The son of Lisa Marie Presley has died. He was 27. Presley’s representative Roger Widynowski said in a statement Sunday to The Associated Press that she was “heartbroken” after learning about the death of her son Benjamin Keough. He is the grandson of the late Elvis Presley. TMZ reports that Keough died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound Sunday in Calabasas, California. “She is completely heartbroken, inconsolable and beyond devastated but trying to stay strong for her 11-year-old twins and her oldest daughter Riley,” Widynowski said in the statement. “She adored that boy. He was the love of her life.

Benjamin Keough (right), the son of Lisa Marie Presley (center), in 2010 at a celebration of Elvis Presley 's 75th birthday in Memphis, Tenn. (Mark Humphrey/ASSOCIATED PRESS). Benjamin Keough , the grandson of rock and roll icon Elvis Presley , has died of an apparent suicide.

Benjamin Keough - Son of Lisa Marie Presley and Danny Keough . Grandson of Elvis Presley and Priscilla Presley . Benjamin Keough isn't the only one of Elvis Presley 's grandchildren attracting attention. His sister, Riley Keough , has played a few roles in Hollywood and made headlines briefly in

a group of people posing for the camera: From left: Riley Keough, Priscilla Presley, Lisa Marie Presley, and Benjamin Keough at Graceland. © AP Photo/Mark Humphrey From left: Riley Keough, Priscilla Presley, Lisa Marie Presley, and Benjamin Keough at Graceland.

Benjamin Keough, Lisa Marie Presley's son and the grandson of Elvis Presley, has died. He was 27.

A representative for Lisa Marie Presley told NBC News on Sunday the family does not know how or where Keough died, adding that his mother is "completely heartbroken, inconsolable, and beyond devastated, but trying to stay strong for her 11-year-old twins and her oldest daughter, Riley. She adored that boy. He was the love of her life." Keough's father is Lisa Marie Presley's former husband, singer-songwriter Danny Keough.

Elvis Presley's grandson found dead at 27

  Elvis Presley's grandson found dead at 27 Benjamin Keough was the son of Lisa Marie Presley - the only child of Elvis and Priscilla.

Lisa Marie Presley 's son and Elvis Presley 's grandson , Benjamin Keough , has died of an apparent suicide TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us Ben appears to have died Sunday in Calabasas from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Not much is known about him other than the fact that

NEW | Benjamin Keough , Elvis ' grandson and the son of Lisa Marie Presley , has reportedly died in an apparent suicide at age 27 . The life and legacy of Elvis Presley Elvis Presley , cultural icon of the 20th century and the ' King of Rock and Roll ,' died of heart failure due to drug addiction.

Benjamin Keough was a musician, and his mother — the only child of Elvis and Priscilla Presley — noted in 2012 that he strongly resembled her dad. While appearing at the Opry, "everybody turned around and looked when he was over there," she told CMT. "Everybody was grabbing him for a photo because it is just uncanny. Sometimes I am overwhelmed when I look at him."


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Lisa Marie Presley's ex-husband expresses concern over her health following her son's death .
Lisa Marie Presley's estranged husband Michael Lockwood has told courts he's concerned the singer could "relapse into drug and alcohol dependency" following her son's tragic death.Lisa Marie's 27-year-old son Benjamin Keough took his own life earlier this month, and her former spouse Michael has now said he believes the tragedy could push the 52-year-old singer - whom he split from in 2016 after a decade of marriage - over the edge.

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