With 33 biographies, Fashion Designers are the 83rd most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Baseball Players, Table Tennis Players, and Cricketers.

Pantheon has 33 people classified as fashion designers born between 1825 and 1983. Of these 33, 22 (66.67%) of them are still alive today. 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.

Living Fashion Designers

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Deceased Fashion Designers

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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 earliest biographies classified as 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 includes Actors, Singers, Musicians, Film Directors, and Painters.