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Paul McCartney, Heather Mills Call it Quits

With no prenup, Mills could claim close to a quarter of Sir Paul's $1.5 billion.

SPIN iconSPIN Staff // May 17, 2006

Paul McCartney and his second wife, ex-model Heather Mills, announced their separation on Wednesday (May 17), ending an almost four-year marriage and blaming others — namely the media’s invasion of their lives — as a cause of the rift. NBC reports that the former Beatle refused Mills’ offer to sign a prenup, which could entitle her to up to a quarter of billionaire McCartney’s fortune.

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