Ghislaine Maxwell is a former British socialite and convicted sex offender. She is also known for being the daughter of Robert Maxwell. Ghislaine is a naturalized US citizen and retains both French and British citizenship.
Ghislaine was born on 25 December 1961, in Maisons-Laffitte, Île-de-France, France. She is the youngest of her parent’s nine kids. Growing up, Maxwell attended Balliol College, Marlborough College, and Headington School.
Maxwell is a prominent member of London’s social scene. She worked for her father until his death in 1991. She then moved to New York City, where she continued living as a socialite. In 2012, Maxwell founded a non-profit group for the protection of oceans.
On 2 July 2020, Ghislaine was arrested and charged by the federal government of the United States with the crimes of enticement of minors and sex trafficking of underage girls. On 29 December 2021, she was convicted on five out of six counts, including one of sex trafficking of a minor. She was also convicted of lying under oath. She was sentenced to 20 years in prison n June 20, 2022.
Ghislaine Maxwell Father
Ghislaine Maxwell’s father was Robert Maxwell.
Robert was a media proprietor, former member of parliament (MP), suspected spy, and fraudster.
Robert Maxwell died on 5 November 1991 at sea around the Canary Islands, Spain. He was 68 years old.