On a recent Instagram post, The Rolling Stones‘ iconic guitarist Keith Richards shared a picture of his late girlfriend, Anita Pallenberg, who sadly passed away in 2017.

The Rolling Stones legend Keith Richards has been happily married to the American model and actress Patti Hansen since 1983. The couple has two young daughters, Theodora and Alexandra.

However, recently on Instagram, Keith posted a picture of his late girlfriend, Anita Pallenberg, whom he dated for 13 years before his marriage with Patti. Anita was a famous actress and model and she was credited as the ‘muse’ of The Rolling Stones. She sadly passed away on June 13, 2017, at the age of 75, due to hepatitis C complications.

On the caption of his Instagram post, Keith Richards admitted that he was still thinking about Anita and wrote:

Thinking of Anita! April 6, 1942 – June 13, 2017

The famous singer and author Patti Smith commented on Keith’s post:

So nice Keith, I shall think of her too ❤️

Keith’s fans and friends also loved the gesture and responded with many comments.

A fan named Alan Ingrassia wrote:

“Because you have a heart, and you never forget the ones that touch it. It reflects in your art.”

Another fan named Paul also stated:

“Legend. The Stones would have been something different without her.”

You can see the photo Keith Richards posted on Instagram below.

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Thinking of Anita ! April 6, 1942 – June 13, 2017

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