Death of Claudia Cohen

December 16, 1950 - June 15, 2007
New York, New York | Age 56

'Page Six' gossip columnist and socialite dies at 56 of ovarian cancer
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Claudia Cohen, a New York gossip columnist who became the subject of much gossip herself when she married into the city's elite, died Friday. She was 56.

Cohen died at a Manhattan hospital of ovarian cancer, said Christine Taylor, a spokeswoman for her ex-husband, the billionaire Ronald Perelman.

By the time of her death, Cohen was a millionaire socialite renowned for her contacts and East Hampton parties, but she had her start 30 years earlier as one of the first reporters...

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