Huguette Clark, NYC Heiress, Leaves $34 Million to Nurse

In 1991, Hadassah Peri was randomly chosen to look after copper-mining heiress Huguette Clark, who chose to live as a recluse for decades at New York City's Beth Israel Hospital. Clark died at the age of 104 in May, leaving Peri, a private nurse from Brooklyn, a rich woman -- $34 million to be exact, in addition to a valuable doll collection. Legal papers filed in Manhattan's Surrogate's Court this week showed Clark's fortune to be $400 million, $14 million of which went to a god-daughter, but...Full Story
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