In 1992, when David was planning to propose, he travelled back to Florence and went to the jewellers to buy to ring, only to find that it was no longer there and had been sold.
Not to be put off, David Bowie proceeded on the most romantic of treasure hunts, tracking down the new owner of the ring and proceeding to buy from them."He went back for it and found it," Iman said."Somebody had bought [the ring], so he went and found it and bought it from them!
"They have lost someone they look up to; we have lost a husband and a father." She also revealed in the interview that she never fully aired her grievances or fully mourned her family's loss in public.
"People say to me, 'Oh, you're so strong,'" she told When asked about her plans in terms of any potential future relationships, she said marriage is completely off the table. "I mentioned my husband the other day with someone, and they said to me: 'You mean your late husband?
The famous couple were fiercely protective of their privacy, but speaking six months after David's death in 2016, Iman recalled her relationship with the singer and the lengths he went to to ensure he gave her the perfect ring.
that the couple had been holidaying in Florence two years prior to their engagement - not long after they first met - and she had seen a ring in a shop that she loved.
She added in her caption: “Rise #imandaily.” As previously reported, Bowie passed away at the age of 69 on Sunday night.She was notified of Bowie’s death while on the set of Celebrity Big Brother.(Angie, 66, and Bowie were married from 1970 to 1980.) “Following the very sad news of David Bowie’s death, we can now confirm that Angie Bowie has been informed off camera by her representatives,” the show rep told Us on Monday." Upon finding his prize, David took Iman to Paris and proposed to the model on the banks of the River Seine.David and Iman got married formally at Lausanne City Hall in Switzerland on April 24, 1992 and went in to have their Italian wedding a few months alter.
' I said, no, he is always going to be my husband." Bowie and Iman share a daughter together, 18-year-old Alexandria, who is rarely ever in the spotlight.