Molly Leigh Burton is popular for being the daughter of the late Irish musician Dolores O’Riordan and his ex-husband Don Burton. The late Irish musician, Dolores made a name for herself for being the lead vocalist and lyricist for the alternative Irish rock band The Cranberries, a rock band formed in 1989.
|Full Name||Molly Leigh Burton|
|Age||19 years old|
|Date of Birth||January 27, 2001|
|Father Occupation||Music Executive|
|Mother Occupation||Musician, Singer, and Songwriter|
|Siblings||She has Two Biological Siblings- Taylor Baxter Burton, Dakota Rain Burton, One-Half Brother- Donny Burton|
Leigh Molly was born on 27 January 2001 to her parents Don Burton and Dolores O’Riordan. Molly is famous because of her mother who is a popular musician. Sadly her mother passed away on 15 January 2018, about a week before Molly’s birthday.
Her mother was part of a famous band called the Cranberries, it was formed in 1989 by Niall Quinn, Noel Hogan, Mike Hogan, and Fergal Lawler. Later, Niall was replaced by Dolores
Who is Molly Leigh Burton Dating?
Even though she is a celebrity daughter, Molly Burton, 20, has succeeded in keeping most of her details regarding her personal life under a serious privacy button. Regarding her love life information remains tight-lipped making her fans curious to known about her relationship.
In fact, Molly Burton hasn’t announced that she is in a relationship with anyone. Therefore, we can’t suppose without evidence that she has a boyfriend. At the moment, the teenage girl is focusing on her career and is spending much of her time with her family. On top of that Molly Burton is rarely seen in front of the media or the public. She moreover is not active on social media including Facebook and Twitter or probably using a different name.
Molly Burton and Her Siblings
I guess you might be wondering how many siblings molly has? Molly Leigh Burton has three siblings, with whom she shares close relations. However, they are two biological siblings, one brother, one sister, and one-half brother. They are Dakota Rain Burton (born on April 10, 2005) her younger sister, and Taylor Baxter Burton her elder brother. All of them are growing up so fastly.
Just like Molly Leigh Burton, his siblings are also receiving fame as celebrity children. They also have a half older brother named Donny Jr. Burton, from his dad Don’s previous relationship with a mysterious woman. Now, all of them are believed to stay with their father in Toronto.
Her elder brother, Taylor Baxter Burton, who was born on November 23, 1997, is her older brother. He’s already three years older than her. Dakota Rain Burton, born on April 10, 2005, is her younger sister.
Molly Burton: Her Parents’ Marital Life, How did they Meet
Molly’s father a Canadian-born music executive Don Burton and Her mother a songwriter, Dolores, were married and in love for over 20 years. The two love birds first met while their bands’ Cranberries and Duran Duran toured together in the early ’90s.
After being in a relationship for a time, the lovebirds finally decided to take it to the next level and exchanged the wedding vows on 18 July 1994 in a private ceremony. The big day took place at Holy Cross Abbey in County Tipperary. Afterward, they welcomed three children Taylor (b. 1997), Molly (b. January 27, 2001), and Dakota (b. 2005).
“I have the greatest husband in the world in Don and we have the most amazing kids”, the singer once said. The entire family moved to their home in Buckhorn, Canada in 2009. But the couple split in September 2014 after 20 years of togetherness.
Her Parents Devorce
After 20 years of marriage, Molly Leigh Burton’s parents, Dolores and Don’s, declared going their separate ways in September 2014. It came as a shock and everyone was talking about it
Following their separation, Taylor’s mom, O’Riordan suffered from depression and So she went away from Canada and moved to New York.
Molly Leigh Burton’s Mother Tragic Death
Tragically, Molly’s mom gave up the ghost on January 15, 2018, at 9:16 am at the age of 46. She was found unconscious in the bathroom of her room at the Park Lane Hilton hotel in London.
BBC reports, she was overcome by drowning due to alcohol intoxication, a Westminster Coroner’s Court inquiry conducted on 6 September. But two days after her death, the newspaper Santa Monica Observer, alleged to have died of a fentanyl overdose was a fake story.
Her mother’s funeral opened on 21 January 2018 and lasted three days of grieving in Ireland at St Joseph’s Church from 20 to 22 January. On 23 January, the beloved lead singer of the Irish band The Cranberries was lied to rest at Caherelly Cemetery in Herbertstown.
Molly Leigh Burton has not started her own profession at the moment. However, she is living a good lifestyle. Additionally, after her mother died in 2018, Bad Wolves Donate $250,000 to her kids Taylor, Molly, and Dakota.
In mid-1995, her mother, Dolores O’Riordan, became one of the richest women in the UK at 24. At the time of her death in 2018, she had a gross net worth of $25 million. Her value in 2008 was reported to be $66 million.
Her mother, Dolores Mary Eileen earned $5 million per year from her musical career. Apart, she bought six luxury cars such as Bentley. Just like her mother, Molly Leigh’s dad Don Burton is a music executive who worked for the English new wave band, Duran Duran. He also brings in so good amount of money every year