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The late Anna Nicole Smith’s daughter is all grown up.
Dannielynn Birkhead, 15, was noticed over the weekend with dad Larry Birkhead on the Kentucky Derby.
“Betting on a great time with Dannielynn today at this year’s @kentuckyderby, then off to the @janetjackson concert!” Larry captioned photos of the 2 on Instagram.
Larry added a photograph of the late Smith, who handed away in 2007, on the finish of the put up and famous within the caption that Dannielynn seemed similar to the mannequin.
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“Saw this pic of Anna and thought Dannielynn looked like her twin!” he wrote.
Larry and Dannielynn attend the Kentucky Derby every year. The photographer additionally shared pictures of their night time on the Barnstable-Brown Gala.
Dannielynn wore Janet Jackson’s ensemble worn to the identical gala in 2003.
“What a night! Dannielynn got to meet @janetjackson at the Barnstable-Brown Gala, while wearing Janet’s outfit that she wore to the same party in 2003,” Larry captioned photos from the event. “Janet was so gracious and complimentary of Dannielynn in her outfit. She made Dannielynn so happy and even graciously posed for a photo with us.”
Shortly after Smith’s loss of life, Birkhead was confronted with a really public custody battle the place he needed to show Dannielynn was certainly his little one. Smith’s former lawyer, Howard Ok. Stern, had been listed as Dannielynn’s father on the start certificates and had been preventing for custody, the New York Times reported. Frederic van Anhalt, the husband of actress Zsa Zsa Gabor, had additionally claimed he was Dannielynn’s father.
“My relationship with Anna sometimes was portrayed as I got lucky in the DNA lottery from a one night stand,” Birkhead beforehand instructed Every day Submit Digital. “And my relationship with her was actually two years plus and we covered a lot of territory in that. There [were] a lot of ups and downs.”
Birkhead first met Smith briefly in 2003 for the Kentucky Derby festivities in his house state. Nevertheless, it wasn’t till 2004 – after Smith’s dramatic weight reduction transformation – that the pair bonded in personal.
“I couldn’t tell anybody that we were dating,” Birkhead defined. “It actually worked against me after she passed [when] I was still trying to prove paternity, even though I knew I was the father and Anna knew I was the father… but to the world, it was a mystery… I couldn’t talk about our relationship and there [weren’t] a lot of pictures of us and footage of us as a couple. She was supposed to be this kind of available sex goddess. That was her persona that she was supposed to be available and the object of everyone’s desire. It worked against me in so many ways.”
Every day Submit’ Stephanie Nolasco contributed to this report.