With 33 biographies, FASHION DESIGNERS are the 82nd most common occupation in Pantheon, behind BASEBALL PLAYERS, CRICKETERS, and TABLE TENNIS PLAYERS.

Pantheon has information on 33 FASHION DESIGNERS born between 1825 and 1983. 66.67% or 22 are still alive. The most famous living FASHION DESIGNERS include Pierre Cardin, Ralph Lauren, and Calvin Klein. The most famous deceased FASHION DESIGNERS include Karl Lagerfeld, Coco Chanel, and Yves Saint Laurent.


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Most FASHION DESIGNERS were born in United States (10), France (6), and Italy (5). By city, the most common birth places were New York City (5), Hamburg (1), and Oran (1).The most common death places of FASHION DESIGNERS were France (6), Italy (2), and Spain (1). By city, these were Paris (5), Neuilly-sur-Seine (1), and Florence (1).

The first FASHION DESIGNERS in Pantheon are Coco Chanel, Lucy, Lady Duff-Gordon, and Charles Frederick Worth.  The concentration of FASHION DESIGNERS was largest during the Radio & Film Era, which lasted from 1900 to 1949. Some birth or death locations for earlier FASHION DESIGNERS are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Which FASHION DESIGNERS were alive at the same time? This visualization shows the lifespans of the 11 most globally memorable FASHION DESIGNERS since 1700.

FASHION DESIGNERS are found within the ARTS domain which also contains the following occupations ACTOR, SINGER, MUSICIAN, FILM DIRECTOR, and PAINTER.