John Travolta wishes his wife Kelly Preston, who died in July 2020, remembering the immense love that bound them
Kelly Preston and John Travolta: story of their love, between joys and tragedies
An immense love, the one that bound John Travolta and Kelly Preston: 33 years together, three children, a life in the spotlight (beautiful, rich, famous) marked by great joys but also immense tragedies, such as the loss of their son Jett in 2009. Then the rebirth, thanks to the arrival of little Benjamin in 2010. Finally, Kelly’s sudden illness, a breast cancer that took her away in two years. Kelly died on July 12, 2020 but John never misses an opportunity to remember her and reaffirm the great love that united them. He did so again this October 13, 2021, on what would have been his 59th birthday.
“Happy birthday, Kelly. We love you and we miss you so much “: with these words, written on Instagram next to a beautiful photo of the actress, her husband and lifelong partner John Travolta wanted to remember her once again.
John Travolta and Kelly Preston: a great love marked by great tragedies
They were really a beautiful couple, Kelly Preston and John Travolta: united, accomplices, always smiling and in love as if it were the first day. They met in 1990, engaged after a few months and married in 1991. In 1992, their first child was born, Jett, then Ella in 2000 and Benjamin in 2010. Scientology adepts, their great love was studded with immense joys and just as many. suffering: together they had to face and overcome the death of the firstborn Jett, suffering from serious health problems (Kawasaki syndrome, or probably autism, it was never specified in detail what he suffered), who died in 2009 from a bad fall at home . The excruciating pain had been alleviated by Benjamin’s arrival a year later.
Kelly Preston: dalle Hawaii a Hollywood
Born in 1962, Kelly Preston was originally from Honolulu and had made her debut at the age of 16 as a model, thanks to her great beauty. In 1983 he made his film debut with Ten Minutes at Midnight. He later starred in numerous successful films such as Christine – John Carpenter’s Hell Machine, The Twins with Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger, but also Weekend Without the Dead, From Dusk Till Dawn and Jerry Maguire, in which he played the role of girlfriend to Tom Cruise, Avery Bishop. In his curriculum there are also Chronic lovers, Love game, Battle for the Earth, A girl and her dream, The hour of truth and Gotti – The first godfather.
Kelly Preston and John Travolta: a very long love story
Kelly and John met in 1987 on the set of American Experts and married in Paris in 1991. Their love had three children: Jett, Ella Bleu and Benjamin. In 2009, the couple faced a tragedy: the eldest son, who suffered from autism, died during a family vacation in the Bahamas at the age of 17. Only thanks to the strength of the feeling that united them, Preston and Travolta had been able to face the drama and often remembered, on Instagram, Jett’s smile.