Rima Horton Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Sep, 2018
Facts of Rima Horton
Date of Birth: 1947 , January-31
Age: 71 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Rima Horton
Birth Name Rima Elizabeth Horton
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Bayswater, London, England
Ethnicity Caucasian
Boyfriend Alan Rickman
Married 2012
Married to Alan Rickman
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Rima Horton is a former Labour Party councilor on the Kensington and Chelsea London Borough Council after winning the election in 1986 until 2006. Besides, she also worked at Kingston University as an economics lecturer. Horton grabbed huge attention following her long relationship with one of the legendary actors late Alan Rickman. The couple married in 2012 after dating for more than five decades.                  

Early Life And Education Of Rima  Horton

Rima  Horton was born Rima Elizabeth Horton on 31 January 1947, in Bayswater, London, England. She is the daughter of  Elice Irene and Wilfred Stewart Horton. She grew up in a working-class family in Bayswater along with her two siblings and went on to study at the St. Vincent de Paul primary school. 

Horton joined the University of Southampton.

Rima Horton's Professional Career 

Horton won the election as a Labour Party, becoming its Chief Whip and spokesperson on the Kensington and Chelsea London Borough Council in 1986. She ran twice for the Labour candidate but lost both times. 

CAPTION: The councilor Rima Horton. SOURCE: zimbio.com

Shortly after that, Horton also served as a senior economics lecturer at Kingston University. 

Besides, Horton is also a former writer who contributed to The Elgar Companion to Radical Political Economy in 1994 peening an article under the title Inequality. 

Rima  Horton's Net Worth 

The net worth of Rima  Horton is yet to be revealed but according to some online sources, the former Labour Party councilor's net worth is believed to be more than $10 million. Whereas her husband late actor Alan Rickman had estimated net worth of around $16 million, according to the Celebrity net worth and he left an estate worth £4m to his wife. 

Rima Horton's Personal Life

Rima Horton married former British actor and director Alan Rickman in 2012. The couple tied the knot in a private ceremony, in New York City. 

The two first met while Horton was 18 and Rickman was 19, at Chelsea College of Arts. But the pair started dating officially in 1977 and later lived together in London. 

CAPTION: Rima Horton and her late husband Alan Rickman. SOURCE: The Mirror

After being in a relationship for more than five-decades the pair finally decided exchanged vows in 2012. The does not share any children. 

Alan Rickman's Death

Alan Rickman passed away in January 2015, after a short battle with cancer at the age of 69. The English actor was known for his variety of roles on television, film, and on stage. Some of his memorable movies and television series are Die Hard, Harry Potter series, A Promise, Alice in Wonderland, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves and so on. 

 

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