What Happened To Paul McCartney’s Daughter Beatrice McCartney? Untold Facts

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What Happened To Paul McCartney’s Daughter Beatrice McCartney? Untold Facts

Beatrice McCartney is a  star kid who shot to fame as the daughter of the famous celebrities Paul McCartney and Heather Mills. Apart from being a celebrity child, she is also a saxophonist and an aspiring marine biologist.

Beatrice, being the single child of her mom and dad together got all the love and attention from her parents. However, unfortunately, her parents separated soon after her birth, leading to a complete change in her lifestyle. Well, how has her life been since her parent’s divorce? What does she do for a living? Is she dating a boyfriend?

Here, we will find the inside out about Paul McCartney’s daughter Beatrice McCartney.

Beatrice McCartney Is The Daughter Of Paul McCartney

She was born Beatrice Milly McCartney on 28 October 2003, in London England. At present, she is 18 years of age & will turn 19 in October this year. As we said earlier, she is the daughter of father Paul McCartney and mother Heather Mills.

Despite being born in a celebrity family, she was raised as an ordinary British child. In fact, her parents kept her mostly away from the spotlight all the way through her growing-up years.

Her Education

Well, Beatrice is a graduate who has completed her studies at the University of Cambridge. She enrolled in the University in 2016 and graduated in 2019, holding a degree in Bachelor of Arts- BA History.

She Was Named After Her Grandmother

Talking about Beatrice McCartney’s name, she was named after her parent’s dearest people. Her first name is after her maternal grandmom Beatrice, and her middle name is after her dad’s aunt Milly. Also, her name Beatrice is a French name that means “she who provides happiness.”

Beatrice McCartney’s Siblings

Even though Beatrice is the only child of her mother and father, she has other half-siblings. They are from her dad and his first wife late Linda Eastman.

She has two half-sisters Mary McCartney; a photographer and Stella McCartney who is working as a fashion designer. Also, she has a half-brother James McCartney who is a professional musician and songwriter.

Both Beatrice’s Mom And Dad Are Celebrities; When Did They Marry?

As we said earlier, Beatrice is born to Hollywood stars; Paul McCartney and Heather Mills. Her dad is an English singer, songwriter, and musician. Paul gained popularity as a co-lead vocalist, co-songwriter, and bassist for the Beatles. On the other hand, her mom is an English former model, businesswoman, and activist.

Beatrice McCartney's Parents Paul McCartney and Heather Mills
Beatrice Milly McCartney’s Parents Paul McCartney and Heather Mills

McCartney’s parents like most couples dated for a while before tying the knot. The former pair met on May 20, 1999, at Dorchester Hotel during the Pride of Britain Awards.

Paul and Heather then started dating in 2000. Beatrice’s dad then proposed to her mom on 23 July 2001 with a diamond and sapphire ring worth $15000. The ex-duo eventually walked down the aisle after two years on 11 June 2002. Following this, the one-time lovebirds welcomed their only daughter, Beatrice McCartney, after a year in 2003.

Beatrice McCartney’s Parents Were Only Married For Four Years

Despite the love between the ex-couple, their marriage couldn’t sustain more than four years. Paul and Heather ended their courtship on 17 May 2006. The former Beatles’ wife told that her ex-husband’s daughter Stella was the reason behind their detachment. She even called her “evil” and “jealous.”

Heather further stated,

“Stella wasn’t interested in her dad’s happiness. Every single week Stella tried to break up our marriage.”

According to Mills’s statement, her ex-husband would often drink and smoke cannabis. He even stabbed her with a broken wine glass and pushed her into the bathtub when she was pregnant.

The former husband and wife’s case was heard at the Royal Courts of Justice in London. Mills had filed a petition asking for £125 million but she was only offered £15.8 million. The divorce after six days of the hearing was finalized on 17 March 2008 and she was awarded £24.3 million.

Does Paul McCartney Have Custody Of His Daughter Beatrice?

Yes, Paul also has custody of his daughter as the court granted them the shared custody of the child. However, as per the terms and conditions, Paul McCartney had to pay for his kid’s nanny and school.

Paul McCartney and his daughter Beatrice McCartney as a kid
Beatrice McCartney with her dad Paul McCartney

Furthermore, he was also asked to pay Beatrice £35000 a year until she completes her secondary education.

Who Does Beatrice McCartney Live With?

Well, despite having joint custody of their kid, she lives with her mommy Heather Mills. Beatrice currently resides at Robertsbridge, East Sussex after her mother took her there after her detachment with her retired hubby.

Regardless, she sometimes meets her father and spends time with him. Nevertheless, she is close to her mother Heather Mills.

What Does Beatrice McCartney Do?

As of today, Beatrice is an assistant editor at Edward Elgar Publishing. Before that, she worked as an editorial Assistant in the same organization for a year from 2020 March to 2021 June.

Similarly, she has also served as a Tutor at MyTutor.co.uk, co-editor at Cambridge University International Development Society, and Deputy News Editor. In addition, Beatrice was also an intern at Come On Out- Japan and Sheldrake Press.

Correspondingly, she is also a saxophonist who has learned how to play the saxophone. It is not a surprise to hear the teenager has an interest in music as her father was a great musician.

Apart From Saxophonist, Beatrice Is Also A Possible Marine Biologist

As we mentioned, Beatrice learned to play the saxophone at an early age. Nevertheless, she has no intention of having a celebrity lifestyle as she is not a big fan of it. Her mother once mentioned that her little girl will also be taking music lessons and she is a “gifted poet.”

Beatrice with her mother Heather Mills
Beatrice McCartney with her mom Heather Mills

On the contrary, she has developed more interest in becoming a marine biologist than pursuing her career in music. Her parents are very supportive and ready to let her choose her career by herself.

Is Beatrice Dating A Boyfriend?

Well as a celebrity kid, not only her professional but also her love life has been a subject of curiosity. In fact, there has been a constant question about whether she is involved in a romantic relationship.

So, as far as the media is informed, she is not dating a boyfriend and is single at present. Moreover, the 18 years old has also never been reported of being in a relationship in the past as well.

What Is The Net Worth Of Beatrice McCartney?

Beatrice, despite just being a teenager has been earning on her own. She is earning millions and has a net worth of $2 million.

On the other hand, her father is a billionaire with a fortune of $1.2 billion as of now. Similarly, her mother Heather Mills is also a  multi-millionaire with total assets of $40 million. The star kid though hasn’t made many media appearances, is undoubtedly living a lavish life.

Beatrice McCartney Social Media

The celeb kid is not active on social platforms such as Facebook and Instagram. She, however, has an account on LinkedIn and Twitter.

On Twitter, she goes by @Bea_McC, and on LinkedIn, she goes under the name Beatrice McCartney.