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Danny Keough


Danny Keough is an American singer, songwriter, musician, musical mentor, guitarist, and actor. Danny Keough is better known for being the former husband of Lisa Marie Presley.

Early Life

Danny Keough came to this world on 6th November 1964. His birthplace is Chicago, Illinois, USA. Currently, his age is 57 years old and his sun sign is Scorpio. Moreover, his parents are Francis Keough (father) and Janet Keough (mother).

Likewise, he has a sibling brother named Thomas Keough.

Moreover, he as a child attended a local high school.

Danny Keough – Personal Life

As of now, he is single. Danny Keough married Lisa Marie Presley on 3rd October 1988. Lisa is a singer and songwriter. Their wedding was one of the grand events and many guests were invited.

Danny and Lisa first met in the year 1985 at the Scientology Celebrity Centre in Hollywood. Then, he was working as a guitar player in Lisa’s band and he was also a music mentor for her.

They together have two kids, a daughter named, Danielle Riley Keough, who is an actress and model. And, a son named, Benjamin Storm Keough. Sadly, on July 12, 2020, Benjamin deceased.

He attempted suicide by gunshot, aged 27. And, without any specific reason as such, they had a very quick divorce on 6th May 1994.

Since Danny was just a guitarist and not wealthy, he was unable to support his kids financially. Hence, both the kids were raised by Lisa. However, their separation never stopped Danielle and Benjamin from interacting with their father.

Furthermore, one of the forum’s daughters, Danielle Riley has said that she grew up without knowing any difficulty because her mother was finically stronger than her dad Danny.

And, at the same time, she has also seen how her father has struggled by living in cabins and trailer parks because he did not have much money.

Though they are separated, they both remain close friends and Danny even now stays at one of Lisa’s guest houses which is in San Francisco, California, USA. Lisa also mentioned in one of the interviews that she wished to remarry Danny in 2003, however, that did not happen.

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Caption: Danny Keough posing for a photo with Lisa holding their kid, Danielle Riley Keough. Source: Getty Image

Danny Keough – Career

Danny is a professional musician and singer by profession. He used to play bass in the band founded by Presley. Therefore, he was a bassist in Presley’s band and also served as a musical mentor for Presley.

He is known for his role played in Cabin by the Lake (2000) and The Lodge (2019) an upcoming horror movie directed by Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz.

Although he was not a big name in the music industry, he accumulated a lot of wealth after his marriage to Lisa Marie Presley, the only child of Elvis Presley.

Moreover, he also received a bit more fame due to his custody battle with Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley in the 1990s which was resolved quickly.

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Caption: Danny Keough and Lisa Marie Presley’s picture. Source: Daily Mail

Net Worth

Danny generates income through his music and acting career. He must have earned a good amount of money throughout her career. However, he has a total net worth of around $500k as of 2022.

Social Media

Danny has a low-key profile and is inactive on social media platforms. He doesn’t have a profile on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and many more. He has stayed away from the social media paparazzi.

However, he is active on Instagram under the username “@daniel_keough” with more than 1.8k followers.

Danny Keough – Body Measurements

Danny Keough is a person having a height of 6 feet while his weight measures 85 kilograms. Danny appears to be a person with a fit, healthy, and strong physique. He has dark brown eyes and the color of his hair is naturally dark brown, now turning white because of aging.

Unfortunately, there is no information regarding his body measurements like chest-waist-hip, dress size, shoe size, biceps size, etc. However, this amazing person has a charming and smart personality.

Danny Keough

Caption: Danny Keough and his daughter, Danielle’s old picture. Source: Instagram