Eight years after her death, Anna Nicole Smith’s daughter Dannielynn Birkhead is the spitting image of her late Mother.
The start of Dannielynn’s life was full of heartbreak and tragedy.
Three days after her birth, her half-brother Daniel Wayne Smith, who she is named after, passed away from an accidental overdose of prescription drugs and methadone.
And then, at just five-months-old, her reality star mother Anna Nicole died from what the authorities called “combined drug intoxication.”
The identity of her real father was also a dramatic occasion, with Anna Nicole claiming her then partner, Howard K. Stern was the father. Paternity tests revealed photographer Larry Birkhead was Dannielynn’s biological dad and he was awarded custody. The now live together in Louisville, Kentucky.
The beautiful little girl is following in her Mother’s footsteps – getting into TV work and modelling. When she was six-years-old she starred in a sentimental Guess campaign, which paid tribute to her Mother. She’s also starred in Celebrity Wife Swap and an E! special Life After Anna Nicole.