Was Jim Hutton Irish?

Jim Hutton, the Irish partner of the late pop idol Freddie Mercury, died on New Year’s Day, 2010, and was laid to rest in his hometown of Carlow, Ireland.

What did Jim Hutton died from?

Jim Hutton

What happened to Jim Hutton after Freddie’s death?

Three years after Mercury’s passing, Hutton published a book detailing his time with the singer, titled Mercury and Me. In his memoir, Hutton said he worked as Mercury’s gardener after moving into the singer’s Kensington mansion, and continued working as a hairdresser as well.

Did Freddie Mercury leave anything to Jim Hutton?

However, on his death, Freddie only left Jim £500,000 ($1million at the time of his death) and left most of his wealth to his first love, Mary Austin. It has been reported that Jim believed Freddie intended to leave him the house, however Freddie’s former assistant Peter Freestone said this was unlikely the case.