Elsa Schiaparelli

1890 - 1973

Elsa Schiaparelli

Elsa Schiaparelli ( SKAP-ə-REL-ee, SHAP-, also US: skee-AHP-, Italian: [ˈɛlsa skjapaˈrɛlli]; 1890–1973) was an Italian fashion designer. Along with Coco Chanel, her greatest rival, she is regarded as one of the most prominent figures in fashion between the two World Wars. Starting with knitwear, Schiaparelli's designs were heavily influenced by Surrealists like her collaborators Salvador Dalí and Jean Cocteau. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elsa Schiaparelli has received more than 569,720 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 15th most popular fashion designer.

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Among fashion designers, Elsa Schiaparelli ranks 15 out of 33Before her are Cristóbal Balenciaga, Hubert de Givenchy, Tommy Hilfiger, Roberto Cavalli, Jean-Paul Gaultier, and Donatella Versace. After her are Yohji Yamamoto, Oscar de la Renta, Mary Quant, John Galliano, Gianfranco Ferré, and Christian Lacroix.

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Among people born in 1890, Elsa Schiaparelli ranks 41Before her are Ronald Fisher, Nikolai Trubetzkoy, Victor Lustig, Viktor Lutze, Hans-Valentin Hube, and Jacques Ibert. After her are Beniamino Gigli, Jaroslav Heyrovský, Habibullāh Kalakāni, Naum Gabo, Moša Pijade, and Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia. Among people deceased in 1973, Elsa Schiaparelli ranks 48Before her are Amílcar Cabral, Ingeborg Bachmann, Howard H. Aiken, Frank Costello, François Cevert, and Taha Hussein. After her are Asger Jorn, Leo Strauss, E. E. Evans-Pritchard, Katina Paxinou, Mary Wigman, and Dickinson W. Richards.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Elsa Schiaparelli ranks 1,088 out of 3,282Before her are Mary of Modena (1658), Henry of Bohemia (1265), Giovanni Paolo Panini (1691), Paolo Conte (1937), Gelon (-600), and Pope Martin I (590). After her are Coluccio Salutati (1331), Augustine of Canterbury (510), Andrea della Robbia (1435), Andrea Luchesi (1741), Riccardo Muti (1941), and Flavio Briatore (1950).