> Edith Minturn “Edie” Sedgwick, first cousin once removed of actress> Kyra Sedgwick.
> Lester Persky introduced Andy Warhol to Edie Sedgwick although she did not become a regular at> The Factory until March when she was brought there by
> Chuck Wein.
Edie’s association with> Andy Warhol, originally an outsider, helped secure his reputation by making him seem less ridiculous as he was first perceived.
Andy Warhol’s film Vinyl launched Sedgwick’s Career.
Sedgwick’s poise, charm, and composure were so alluring.
Edie attended a fashion show in her home city of> Santa Barbara. Later that night, at a party, a palm reader grabbed her hand and was taken aback by her very short life line – to which Edie sweetly replied, “It’s okay – I know.”
Edie Sedgwick died on November 16, 1971, in Santa Barbara, CA.
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