Patricia Altschul ‘Southern Charm’ 2015: Bio, Photos, Twitter / wiki
Name: Patricia Madelyn Dey Altschul
Birthday: April 16, 1941
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Bravo show: ‘Southern Charm’
Occupation: Philanthropist, Art collector
Hometown: Washington DC, She was born in Jacksonville, Florida
Lives in: Charleston, South Carolina in the 9,480-square-foot Mikell House she bought in 2008 for $4.8 million.
Relationship status: Widowed
Ex-husbands: Lon Hayes Smith (1979), Ed Fleming (1989)
Deceased husband: Arthur Altschul (1996)
Son: Whitney Sudler-Smith, 46 — filmmaker, and Executive Producer of the show. Whitney’s father is L. Hayes Smith.
Education: Marymount School. Graduated George Washington University in 1964 with a B.A. Graduated in 1965 with a masters degree in Art History and Archaeology.
Patricia was born April 16, 1941 to mother Francis Pearl Sudler Dey and father Walter Pettus Dey.
She has been divorced twice and widowed once.
Most of Patricia’s wealth comes from her deceased husband Arthur Altschul, who died in 2002 at age 81. Arthur’s father was a banker and his mother, Helen Altschul, was the niece of Herbert Lehman whose father Mayer Lehman was co-founder of Lehman Brothers.
Arthur Goodhart Altschul was a Goldman Sachs Group partner and banking mogul. He was on the Board of Trustees of many museums and philanthropic organizations, including the Whitney Museum, the United Jewish Appeal, the Overbrook Foundation, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the International Foundation for Art Research.
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