Tommy Hilfiger

1951 - Today

Tommy Hilfiger

Thomas Jacob Hilfiger (/hɪlˈfɪgər/; born March 24, 1951) is an American fashion designer and founder of Tommy Hilfiger Corporation.After starting his career by co-founding a chain of jeans/fashion stores called People's Place in upstate New York in the 1970s, he began designing preppy clothing for his own eponymous menswear line in the 1980s. The company later expanded into women's clothing and various luxury items such as perfumes and went public in 1992.Hilfiger's collections are often influenced by the fashion of music subcultures and marketed in connection with the music industry, with celebrities such as American R&B artist Aaliyah in the 1990s. In 2005, contestants in the CBS reality show The Cut competed for a design job with Hilfiger in a similar fashion to The Apprentice. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tommy Hilfiger has received more than 3,633,981 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11th most popular fashion designer.

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  • 33

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  • 2.67

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Among fashion designers, Tommy Hilfiger ranks 11 out of 33Before him are Pierre Cardin, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Vivienne Westwood, Cristóbal Balenciaga, and Hubert de Givenchy. After him are Roberto Cavalli, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Donatella Versace, Elsa Schiaparelli, Yohji Yamamoto, and Oscar de la Renta.

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Among people born in 1951, Tommy Hilfiger ranks 20Before him are Claudio Ranieri, Kurt Russell, Michael Keaton, Romina Power, Juan Manuel Santos, and Gordon Brown. After him are Ayman al-Zawahiri, Šaban Šaulić, Mark Hamill, Bob Geldof, Paul Breitner, and Kevin Keegan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tommy Hilfiger ranks 682 out of 12,171Before him are Jayne Mansfield (1933), Margaret Hamilton (1936), Colin Powell (1937), James Hetfield (1963), Stephen Covey (1932), and William Saroyan (1908). After him are Theodore Schultz (1902), Nancy Sinatra (1940), Paul Allen (1953), Edward Mills Purcell (1912), Stanley Cohen (1922), and Stanley Milgram (1933).

Among FASHION DESIGNERS In United States

Among fashion designers born in United States, Tommy Hilfiger ranks 3Before him are Ralph Lauren (1939) and Calvin Klein (1942). After him are Donna Karan (1948), Tom Ford (1961), Marc Jacobs (1963), Anna Sui (1952), Vera Wang (1949), Tina Knowles (1954), and Alexander Wang (1983).

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