Kate Rothschild Wiki, Age (Ben Goldsmith’s Ex-wife) Bio, Family, Facts

Kate Rothschild (born in 1982) is a French-born British Banking Heiress, Famous Personality, Socialite, and Businessman Ex-Spouse from London, England. She is famous for being Ben Goldsmith’s Spouse who is an English financier and environmentalist.

Furthermore, he is best-known James Goldsmith’s son (British tycoon, late billionaire, politician, and financier). In fact, 38-years-old Ben is the founder and CEO of “Menhaden” (London-listed investment firm). Furthermore, her real full birth name is Kate Emma Rothschild.

Kate Rothschild with her ex-husband Ben Goldsmith (English financier and environmentalist) and late daughter Iris Annabel Goldsmith

In 2019, the calculated Net worth of Ben Goldsmith is $360 Million US Dollars. Moreover, he uses his personal wealth to support various philanthropic and political projects in the area of the environment and sustainability.

Recently, On July 08, 2019, Kate and Ben’s first-born, Iris Annabel Goldsmith, passed away at the age of 15. She died at their family farm in the village of North Brewham, Somerset.

In addition, Annabel got killed in a quad bike accident on the family’s farm. The Goldsmith and Rothschild family came together to grief over the loss of their beloved child.


Personal Affairs, Spouse & Children

The 37-years-old Rothschild started dating her then-boyfriend, Ben in 1999. Ben Goldsmith’s girlfriend was just 17 years old back then. According to a source, they first met each other through a mutual friend in a party.

Furthermore, on September 20, 2003, Kate Rothschild tied the knot with her husband “Benjamin James Goldsmith”. Their wedding ceremony took place at St Mary’s Church in Bury St Edmunds.

Kate Rothschild's first born child died in a quad bike accident on the family's farm
Iris Annabel Goldsmith

It was a lavish affair and many big names in the field of business, entertainment, politics, and media came to attend their wedding. Moreover, the marriage was also attended by many blue-blooded and Old Etonian friends, including Lord Frederick Windsor.

The former couple shared three children together. In 2004, their daughter Iris was born. Later, they welcomed their sons Frank James Amschel (b. 2005) and Isaac Benjamin Victor (b. 2008).

However, Kate and Ben’s love life ended when it was revealed that Kate was having an extra-marital affair with her boyfriend Timothy Elpadaro Thedford aka Jay Electronica (rapper and record producer).

Kate Rothschild with her former boyfriend Timothy Elpadaro Thedford aka Jay Electronica (rapper and record producer)

The incident came out in public back on June 02, 2012 and it gained a lot of controversies. Goldsmith also slapped his former wife, Rothschild, for which he got arrested. Actually, the financier discovered the various texts exchanged between Kate and Timothy.

Currently, Benjamin is married to his second spouse Jemima Jones (Former Lingerie Model). They wedded each other on December 19, 2014. The new couple also has two kids together, a girl Eliza Margot Goldsmith and a son named Arlo Edward Zac Goldsmith.


Trivia & Quick Info

Real Full Birth NameKate Emma Rothschild.
Nick nameKate.
ProfessionBanking Heiress.
Famous forBeing the ex-wife of Ben Goldsmith (English financier and environmentalist).
Age (As of 2019)37 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1982.
Birthplace/HometownParis, France.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian Descent.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)not available
Current ResidenceLondon, England, United Kingdom.
Social Media Account StatsInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/miss.kate.rothschild/
Twitter: --
Facebook: --
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.70 m.
WeightKilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
Bra Size34B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)35-25-36.
Shoe Size (UK)6.
Tattoo details?NA.
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorRed.
ParentsFather: Amschel Rothschild.
Mother: Anita Patience Guinness.
SiblingsBrother: James Rothschild.
Sister: Alice Miranda Rothschild.
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusDivorced.
Dating History?Love Affair with her boyfriend Ben.
Boyfriend1. Jay Electronica aka Timothy Elpadaro Thedford (ex-boyfriend).
2. Paul Forkan (entrepreneur)
Husband/Spouse NameBenjamin James Goldsmith (m. 2003 - div. 2012).
Son1. Frank James Amschel Goldsmith (born 2005).
2. Isaac Benjamin Victor Goldsmith (born 2008).
DaughterIris Annabel Goldsmith (b. 2004 - died 2019).
Highest QualificationGraduate with a Bachelors degree.
SchoolHigh School.
Alma Mater.Will update.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Paris Hilton.
Dream Holiday DestinationGreece.
Favorite ColorBlack.
Love to doReading.
Favorite FoodContinental Cuisine.
Net worth (approx.)Under Revision (As of 2019).
Salary, Income & Earnings--
Contact Details
Mobile or Phone Number--
Office AddressNA.
Official WebsiteNone.
Home DetailsWill Update.
Email AddressNot found.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Kate Rothschild

  • Wikipedia: Ben Goldsmith’s Ex-wife, Kate was born in 1982 (age 37 years old, as in 2019) in Paris, France.
  • Her father “Amschel Rothschild” was a businessman and the executive chairman of Rothschild Asset Management of the Rothschild banking family of England.
  • Amschel took his own life and suicide on July 08, 1996. According to Wikipedia, he found dead after he hanged himself at the Hôtel Le Bristol Paris.
  • Moreover, Kate’s mother “Anita Patience Guinness” is the daughter of the James Edward Alexander Rundell Guinness (merchant banker) and Pauline Vivien Mander.
  • She also has two younger siblings, i.e. a sister Alice Miranda and a brother James Rothschild.
  • Alice wedded to Ben’s elder brother Zac Goldsmith (politician and journalist). In fact, James married to Nicky Hilton (Paris Hilton’s sister).

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  • Kate and Goldsmith’s 2012 divorce procedures made huge headlines in the media.
  • It became famous by the name “Twitter divorce” for operating out on social media via posts on Twitter.
  • Currently, Kate is in a relationship with boyfriend Paul Forkan (entrepreneur).
  • She is the best friend of Paris Hilton (American businesswoman, socialite, model, singer, actress, fashion designer, and DJ).
  • Kate Rothschild’s height is 5 Feet 7 Inches (170 centimeters tall). Her body shape is hourglass and weight is around 60 kilograms (132 pounds).



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