The 3rd annual Rita Hayworth Luncheon will be held on Friday, March 10th, at the Colony Hotel in Palm Beach to raise money for patient care and research programs.
The event is co-hosted by Princess Yasmin Aga Khan, founder of the Alzheimer’s Association, and Carleton Varney, world renowned designer who remodeled the hotel and ballroom where the event will take place.
The Rita Hayworth Luncheon is named after Princess Yasmin Aga Khan’s mother who passed away from the disease. Rita Hayworth was a famous actor and dancer who married Prince Aly Khan, descendant of the Persian Qajar dynasty. While both have other children, Princess Yasmin Aga Khan is their daughter together.
Hayworth was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s at the age of 61 and…