Monday, April 23, 2018
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Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon about to be a grandfather

Don't save a prayer for Simon Le Bon now. Save it 'til the morning after for the soon-to-be grandfather, who no doubt will spend a few mornings after as a babysitter.

Le Bon's daughter Saffron has announced she is expecting her first child with partner Benjamin Compston, UK's Star Magazine reported this week. Saffron is one of three daughters that the Duran Duran frontman has with wife Yasmin. Saffron is 26. She announced the news on Instagram.

"@benjamincompston the man I love with my whole heart, thank you for bringing me the most beautiful gift in the world," she wrote online. "Thank you for making my dreams come true, for making me a crazy mama. this year we become parents HA!"

Le Bon, 59, married model Yasmin Parvaneh back in 1985.

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