But, since she was born, the young teen has never enjoyed a birthday with her mum. This coming February will mark 13 years since Anna Nicole’s death from an accidental drug overdose in 2007.
This week, Dannielyn’s father, celebrity photographer Larry Birkhead, confirmed what we would hope for the young girl; that she’s doing well, and honouring her mum’s memory.
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The 46-year-old told Daily MailTV that he’s tried hard to let his daughter lead a private life at their Kentucky home.
“I never push her in a certain direction. Right now she’s just being a kid,” he explained, when asked whether Dannielyn would go into modelling.
It would certainly be an obvious career path for the teen, who has inherited her mother’s looks and acting skills. But unlike Dannielyn’s quiet life as a teen, Anna Nicole coveted a different life.
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