Rei Kawakubo

1942 - Today

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Rei Kawakubo (川久保 玲, Kawakubo Rei) (b. 1942) is a Japanese fashion designer based in Tokyo and Paris. She is the founder of Comme des Garçons and Dover Street Market. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rei Kawakubo has received more than 882,012 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Rei Kawakubo is the 6,303rd most popular politician (up from 6,317th in 2019), the 448th most popular biography from Japan (up from 516th in 2019) and the 188th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Rei Kawakubo ranks 6,303 out of 15,577Before her are Carlos Correia, Sergey Sazonov, Gogukcheon of Goguryeo, Danilo, Crown Prince of Montenegro, Alexandros Mavrokordatos, and Halide Edib Adıvar. After her are Kusaila, Yejong of Goryeo, Emperor Shizong of Jin, Haxhi Lleshi, Filip Vujanović, and Eugene Maurice, Count of Soissons.

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Among people born in 1942, Rei Kawakubo ranks 151Before her are Vasily Alekseyev, Michel Kafando, Michel Fourniret, Nicole Fontaine, Sigfried Held, and Robert Ballard. After her are Silvia Federici, Fatma Girik, Karen Uhlenbeck, Bill Conti, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, and Rose Francine Rogombé.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Rei Kawakubo ranks 448 out of 6,048Before her are Morihiro Hosokawa (1938), Chikamatsu Monzaemon (1653), Shiro Misaki (null), Kinji Fukasaku (1930), Ashikaga Yoshiteru (1536), and Hiroyoshi Nishizawa (1920). After her are Yasuji Okamura (1884), Emperor Go-Horikawa (1212), Emperor Jomei (593), Emperor Kōkō (830), Emperor Go-Reizei (1025), and Kōichirō Matsuura (1937).


Among politicians born in Japan, Rei Kawakubo ranks 188Before her are Emperor Go-Hanazono (1419), Emperor Ninmyō (808), Takeda Sōkaku (1859), Emperor Montoku (827), Morihiro Hosokawa (1938), and Ashikaga Yoshiteru (1536). After her are Emperor Go-Horikawa (1212), Emperor Jomei (593), Emperor Kōkō (830), Emperor Go-Reizei (1025), Kōichirō Matsuura (1937), and Tokugawa Ietsuna (1641).