CNN Ari Behn, a writer and the former man of a Norwegian princess, died on Christmas Day to suicide, announced the spokesman of the family of Behn, Geir Håkonsund.
“It is with sadness in our heart that we, the closest relatives of Ari Behn, must announce that he has taken his own life today. We ask for respect for our privacy in the coming time, “said Håkonsund in a statement.
Behn (47) was the bethman of Princess Martha Louise, the eldest child of the Norway King Harald V and Queen Sonja, and the fourth on the throne. They married in 2002 and divorced in 2016 according to Behn’s website.
In A statement issued on Wednesday, King Harald and queen Sonja Behn Called “A very important part of our family for many years, and we wear warm, loving memories to him. “
‘ We are thankful that we got to know him. We grieve that our grandchildren now lost their beloved father-and they had compassion on his parents and brothers and sisters who now lost their beloved son and brother, ‘ rang the statement.
Behn was a Norwegian writer and wrote three novels, three short-sighted collections and three plays according to Behn’s website.
He is co-author of a book with Princess Martha Louise during their wedding and was a model ‘ for a kledingsketting ‘ ‘, ringing his website.
Kevin Spacey Accuser Ari Behn Dead At 47
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Ari Behn, who accused the Verontwaardigde actor Kevin Spacey of the fact that he greeted him, died at 47 years of age. The author and the book of the Norway’s Princess Martha Louise died on Christmas Day to suicide, said his manager, Geir Håkonsund, to the Norwegian media. “It is with great sadness that we, the closest to Ari Behn, must report that he has experienced his life today,” reads the statement. ‘ We ask for our private life in the coming time. ‘
In 2002 married Behn, then a resident, with the oldest child and only daughter of King Harald and Queen Sonja. The couple-they share girls Maud (16), Leah (14) and Emma (11)-divorced in 2016 and divorced the year after that, a first for the Norwegian royal family.
“It is with sadness that the Queen and I received the news that Ari Behn died,” the king said in a statement. “Ari was an important part of our family many years, and we wear warm, loving memories to him. We are thankful that we have got to know him. We grieve that our grandchildren now lose their beloved father and have deep compassion for his parents and brothers and sisters who now lost their beloved son and brother. ‘
In 2017, the writer and playwright Spacey accused of having grabbed him on a concert for the Nobel Prize for a very ten years before. “We had a lot of chat, he sat next to me,” he said according to the BBC. ‘ After five minutes he said: ‘ Hey, let’s go and drink a cigarette. ‘ Then he puts his hand under the table and grabs me to the balls. ‘
‘ My hair was dark at the time, ‘ he says and notice that he bows Spacey. ‘ I was in his alley ten years younger. ‘
Behn is not the only person who accuses the actor of inappropriate behavior. In 2017, Anthony Rapp Spacey accused of having made a pass with him when Rapp was only 14. Several more accusers would emerge.
In July this year the charges of sexual assault in which an 18-year-old was involved in Massachusetts, however, was dismissed. Spacey, who denied the allegations.
If you or someone who knows you need help, call the national Suicide prevention-aid line at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).