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Lelong, Lucien

Born: 1889 AD
Died: 1958 AD, at 69 years of age.

Nationality: French
Categories: Designers, Fashion Designer

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1889 - Lucien Lelong was a French fashion designer born in Paris, France.  He was well-known for beautiful fabrics and understated dresses and evening wear.

1905 - 1991 - Married and divorced twice, his second wife was Princess Natalie Paley, a daughter of Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia .

1910 - He trained at the Hautes Etudes de Commerciales, Paris and opened his own business.

1930 - He designed tight-waisted, full-skirted dresses reminiscent of the upcoming New Look of Dior.

1905 - 1991 - Married and divorced twice, his second wife was Princess Natalie Paley, a daughter of Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia .

1958 - Died this year at the age of 79 years old.


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