Christian Dior

1905 - 1957

Christian Dior

Christian Dior (French: [kʁistjɑ̃ djɔʁ]; 21 January 1905 – 23 October 1957) was a French fashion designer, best known as the founder of one of the world's top fashion houses, also called Christian Dior, which is now owned by Groupe Arnault. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christian Dior has received more than 2,024,712 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4th most popular fashion designer.

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Among fashion designers, Christian Dior ranks 4 out of 33Before him are Karl Lagerfeld, Coco Chanel, and Yves Saint Laurent. After him are Pierre Cardin, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Vivienne Westwood, Cristóbal Balenciaga, Hubert de Givenchy, Tommy Hilfiger, and Roberto Cavalli.

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Among people born in 1905, Christian Dior ranks 5Before him are Jean-Paul Sartre, Howard Hughes, Ayn Rand, and Albert Speer. After him are Simo Häyhä, Elias Canetti, Viktor Frankl, Henry Fonda, Dag Hammarskjöld, Greta Garbo, and Carl David Anderson. Among people deceased in 1957, Christian Dior ranks 4Before him are Jean Sibelius, Friedrich Paulus, and John von Neumann. After him are Miklós Horthy, Diego Rivera, Humphrey Bogart, Nikos Kazantzakis, Johannes Stark, Wilhelm Reich, Constantin Brâncuși, and Oliver Hardy.

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In France

Among people born in France, Christian Dior ranks 145 out of 4,109Before him are Octave Mirbeau (1848), Charles VI of France (1368), Cyrano de Bergerac (1619), Jean-François Champollion (1790), Pope Gregory XI (1370), and Jean-François Millet (1814). After him are Philip V of Spain (1683), Nicolas Flamel (1330), François Viète (1540), Abdulmejid I (1823), Henry Cavendish (1731), and Jacques Cousteau (1910).