Robert Kardashian Sr. allegedly wished to get married to Priscilla Presley once they have been collectively through the Nineteen Seventies, based on Page Six. Within the outlet’s November 9 report, the late legal professional — who died from esophageal most cancers in 2003 — meant to begin a household with Priscilla, 78, on the time however felt he couldn’t due to her ex-husband, Elvis Presley.
“Priscilla made Robert very completely happy. He wished to marry her and have youngsters together with her. That was positively his hope, his plan,” Robert’s pal Joni Migdal instructed writer Jerry Oppenheimer for his 2017 guide, The Kardashians: An American Drama.
One other pal of the late businessman claimed that Robert instructed him that Priscilla was “terrific, however this man Elvis doesn’t cease controlling her.” The outlet added that Robert instructed others near him that Elvis didn’t need Priscilla up to now different males “as a result of that they had Lisa Marie, and Elvis was very concerned in that.”
Priscilla and Elvis have been married from 1967 to 1973. They welcomed their daughter, Lisa Marie Presley, in 1968. Lisa died in 2023 on the age of 54 after affected by cardiac arrest that resulted from bariatric surgical procedure.
After Priscilla and Elvis divorced, the co-parents maintained a detailed friendship, and each went on up to now different folks. Priscilla began courting Robert in 1975, and the 2 in the end cut up the next 12 months.
Robert’s brother, Tom Kardashian, alleged to guide writer Jerry that Priscilla was making an attempt to alter Robert once they have been collectively.
“Priscilla actually modified a variety of my brother’s considering of how he ought to gown, how he ought to even drive, and what he ought to do — and she or he modified him simply as a result of she was so engaging and so she had an affect on him,” Tom claimed.
Nonetheless, Joni contradicted this declare by alleging that Robert was the one who was making an attempt to manage the Elvis & Me writer and switch her “right into a domesticated Armenian housewife, and that infuriated Priscilla.” Joni additionally claimed that there was one incident between Robert and Priscilla that will have introduced some readability of their romance.
“Priscilla as soon as tried to make dinner for Robert as a result of he stored asking her, so Priscilla stated that one night time she cooked asparagus, and she or he made this and she or he made that, and she or he went out of her technique to make it good, and he HATED it,” Joni alleged. “She stated that after that meal, he by no means recommended that she make dinner for him once more.”
Joni then concluded by claiming that Priscilla instructed Robert, “Look, I’m not going to marry anybody till Elvis dies.”
Priscilla has not publicly addressed the claims about her and Robert’s previous relationship.