Paula Yates’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 24, 1959

Death Date

September 17, 2000

Age of Death

41 years

Cause of Death

Drug Overdose


TV Show Host

The tv show host Paula Yates died at the age of 41. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

The longtime host of British shows The Tube and The Big Breakfast.

She was married to Bob Geldof and had three daughters with him: Pixie, Peaches and Fifi. She was also in a relationship with Michael Hutchence that produced a daughter named Tiger.



“Now I’m starting, relatively, to think straight again. I live one day at a time, one hour at a time. What makes it all worthwhile is my children.” (Paula Yates)


“I don’t think that sleeping with one of the owners gives you the advantages people think it does.” (Paula Yates)


“My mother was always in those films where it’s the end of the world and a meteor’s about to hit London; there’s only six people left, and one of them’s in purple underwear. That was always my mother, running from this meteor in purple underwear and spraining her ankle.” (Paula Yates)


“You might think about putting some heavy-duty hooks into the ceiling joists and beams so that you can have a rope ladder, or a small swing inside your house.” (Paula Yates)


“I don’t remember my parents together, ever: my father was much older, and really only interested in collecting magazines and bathroom suites; we were the only family in the area to have a bathroom suite on the lawn.” (Paula Yates)