Patricia Anne Boyd (born 17 March 1944) is an English model and photographer. She was one of the leading international models during the 1960s and, with Jean Shrimpton, epitomised the British female "look" of the era. Boyd married George Harrison in 1966 and experienced the height of the Beatles' popularity as well as sharing in their embrace of Indian spirituality. She divorced Harrison in 1977. She later married Harrison's friend Eric Clapton in 1979 and they divorced in 1989. Boyd inspired Harrison's songs such as "If I Needed Someone", "Something" and "For You Blue", and Clapton's "Layla" and "Wonderful Tonight".
|Full name at birth||
Patricia Anne Boyd
|Claim to fame||
First wife of George Harrison and Eric Clapton
|Date of birth||
17 March 1944
|Place of birth||
Taunton, Somerset, England, UK
Former model, Photographer, Author
5' 7½" (171 cm)
110 lbs (49.9 kg)
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