Thierry Mugler

1948 - 2022

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Manfred Thierry Mugler (French pronunciation: [manfʁɛd tjɛʁi myɡlɛʁ]; 21 December 1948 – 23 January 2022) was a French fashion designer, creative director and creative adviser of Mugler. In the 1970s, Mugler launched his eponymous fashion house; and quickly rose to prominence in the following decades for his avant-garde, architectural, hyperfeminine and theatrical approach to haute couture. He was one of the first designers to champion diversity in his runway shows, which often tackled racism and ageism, and incorporated non-traditional models such as drag queens, porn stars, and transgender women. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thierry Mugler has received more than 1,997,280 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Thierry Mugler is the 25th most popular fashion designer (down from 12th in 2019), the 1,733rd most popular biography from France (down from 736th in 2019) and the 7th most popular French Fashion Designer.

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Over the past year Thierry Mugler has had the most page views in the with 208,965 views, followed by French (112,183), and German (36,083). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Basque (80.00%), Simple English (48.53%), and Ukrainian (19.83%)


Among fashion designers, Thierry Mugler ranks 25 out of 51Before him are Yohji Yamamoto, Tom Ford, Oscar de la Renta, Paul Poiret, Rose Bertin, and John Galliano. After him are Gianfranco Ferré, Donna Karan, Charles Frederick Worth, Halston, Christian Lacroix, and Emanuel Ungaro.

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Among people born in 1948, Thierry Mugler ranks 114Before him are Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck, Carlos Salinas de Gortari, Hans Rosling, Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, Susan Atkins, and Jonathan Hyde. After him are Robert Jordan, Johnny Ramone, Jimmy Cliff, Hema Malini, Charles Taylor, and Krešimir Ćosić. Among people deceased in 2022, Thierry Mugler ranks 94Before him are David Sassoli, Margaret Keane, Evaristo Carvalho, Coolio, Paul Veyne, and Patrick Tambay. After him are Just Jaeckin, Hannah Pick-Goslar, Pierre Soulages, Michel Bouquet, Cláudio Hummes, and Mirosław Hermaszewski.

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In France

Among people born in France, Thierry Mugler ranks 1,733 out of 6,770Before him are Thoinot Arbeau (1520), John Theophilus Desaguliers (1683), Henri-Edmond Cross (1856), Alix of France (1151), Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges (1830), and Georges Delerue (1925). After him are Beatrice of Provence (1229), Bernard Kouchner (1939), Théo Sarapo (1936), Marie Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans (1695), Claude Garamond (1499), and Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Montpensier (1605).


Among fashion designers born in France, Thierry Mugler ranks 7Before him are Coco Chanel (1883), Christian Dior (1905), Hubert de Givenchy (1927), Jean-Paul Gaultier (1952), Paul Poiret (1879), and Rose Bertin (1747). After him are Christian Lacroix (1951), Emanuel Ungaro (1933), Madeleine Vionnet (1876), Christian Louboutin (1964), Jean Patou (1887), and Guy Laroche (1921).