1913 – Born on April 11th in Paris. American fashion designer. 1936 – Raised in Italy, he came to the United States. 1938 – Married to Merry Fahrney on September 2nd. 1940 – He designed costumes for Twentieth-Century Fox and other Hollywood studios. 1941 – Married to Gene Tierney on June 1st. 1942 – He ..
1895 – Lena Himmelstein, a sixteen-year-old immigrant, arrived in New York, having traveled alone from her native Lithuania. 1899 – Married a Jewish immigrant jeweler from Russia named David Bryant. 1904 – Bryant’s business was so successful that she opened a shop with living quarters in the rear. A bank officer misspelled her ..
1922 – Born on the 22nd of June in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was an American fashion designer. 1940 – At 17 he had saved up enough money to move to Manhattan and study fashion. 1941 – He excelled in his fashion studies immediately and at 18 was the first male to win Mademoiselle’s Design ..
US actor, fashion critic, and fashion designer 1922 – Born Richard Selzer on the 29th of August in Brooklyn, New York. 1950s – Designed dresses for actresses including Jane Russell, Dorothy Lamour, and Jayne Mansfield. 1960 – He created the annual "ten worst-dressed women of the year" awards. 1995 – Wrote an autobiography, "From Rags ..
Italian fashion designer 1935 – Born on the 13th of May. 1965 – With his family they founded the Benetton Group S.p.A. clothing company. Served as chairman of the Benetton Group since its inception. Board of Directors of Edizione Holding. 1992-1994 – He was a Senator of the Italian Republic. ..
Spanish-basque fashion designer 1895 – Born on the 21st January in Getaria, Basque Country, Spain. 1915 – Opened dressmaking and tailoring shops of his own in Madrid and Barcelona. 1937 – He opened his Paris couture house on avenue George V. He taught fashion design classes, inspiring other designers such as Oscar de la Renta. ..
1934 – Born on July 11th in Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. 1953 – He joined the Italian Army. 1970 – Armani worked as a freelance fashion designer for various companies. 1974 – Founded his own fashion house with his cohabited partner, Sergio Galeotti, a young architect. – Giorgio Armani’s first collection proved a triumphant ..