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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, pornstars, and transgender women. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thierry Mugler has received more than 1,726,280 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Thierry Mugler is the 12th most popular fashion designer, the 737th most popular biography from France and the 3rd most popular French Fashion Designer.

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Among fashion designers, Thierry Mugler ranks 12 out of 38Before him are Calvin Klein, Vivienne Westwood, Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Cristóbal Balenciaga, and Donatella Versace. After him are Hubert de Givenchy, Kenzō Takada, Elsa Schiaparelli, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Roberto Cavalli, and Yohji Yamamoto.

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Among people born in 1948, Thierry Mugler ranks 36Before him are Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, John R. Bolton, Robert Plant, Donna Summer, Olivia Newton-John, and John Bonham. After him are Alice Cooper, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Maurizio Gucci, Jean-Pierre Adams, John Carpenter, and Giorgio Parisi. Among people deceased in 2022, Thierry Mugler ranks 29Before him are Robbie Coltrane, Meat Loaf, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, Ben Roy Mottelson, Olivia Newton-John, and Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. After him are Lata Mangeshkar, Ricardo Bofill, Bill Russell, Peter Bogdanovich, Hardy Krüger, and Kakuichi Mimura.

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Among people born in France, Thierry Mugler ranks 737 out of 6,011Before him are Rudolph of France (890), Jean-Henri Fabre (1823), Maurice Blanchot (1907), Célestin Freinet (1896), Pierre Puvis de Chavannes (1824), and François Jacob (1920). After him are Jean-Pierre Melville (1917), Louis, Duke of Orléans (1703), Victor of Aveyron (1793), Joanna of Bourbon (1338), Anne of Foix-Candale (1484), and Maurice Allais (1911).


Among fashion designers born in France, Thierry Mugler ranks 3Before him are Coco Chanel (1883) and Christian Dior (1905). After him are Hubert de Givenchy (1927), Jean-Paul Gaultier (1952), Paul Poiret (1879), Christian Lacroix (1951), Madeleine Vionnet (1876), Emanuel Ungaro (1933), Christian Louboutin (1964), and Guy Laroche (1921).

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