TAYLOR Armstrong is a famous TV personality known for her time on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
During Taylor Armstrong’s time on RHOBH, her marriage to her first husband Russell Armstrong was documented.
What happened to Taylor Armstrong’s first husband Russell?
During season two of RHOBH Russell Armstrong’s death was documented on the show.
He died by suicide on August 15, 2011, in Los Angeles, California.
Russell died ahead of the season two premiere, despite this, Taylor still agreed to let the season air.
Taylor and Russell were married from 2005 until his death in 2011.
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Together they welcomed their daughter Kennedy Armstrong in 2006.
Russell worked as a venture-capital executive throughout his life.
Throughout the show, Taylor’s marriage to Russell was a hot topic amongst the women of Beverly Hills.
In a famous scene during the show, Camille Meyer confronted Taylor about the difficulties in her marriage to Russell.
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There were “more than two and half times as many suicides” in the US than there were homicides, according to the report.
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Soon after Russell’s death, Taylor slowly left the show only making guest appearances throughout the fourth and sixth seasons.
Where is Taylor Armstrong now?
Since her first husband’s death Taylor has moved on and is now married to John H Bluher.
John and Taylor married in 2014, three years after Russell’s passing.
Taylor is returning to the franchise with the latest series The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip.
The latest series sees the turn of multiple former Real Houswives come together for a girl’s trip.
How can I watch The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip?
Fans can watch new episodes of the series weekly on Thursdays.
Season two of the series is set to consist of a total of seven episodes.
The first season of the show is available to stream on Peacock and contains eight episodes.
Taylor spoke about the idea of leaving the show after the details of her marriage were exposed on the show in an October 2020 Life After Bravo interview.
“I knew in that moment that my life was about to change,” she recalled.
“I didn’t know if that meant my life would be over or my life would get better or I would get divorced. It was a very scary moment for me.”