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- October 1992
by Grove Press
(first published April 7th 1837)
- Date of birth: September 10, 1933
- Died: February 19, 2019
- Born: in Hamburg, Germany.
- Description: Karl Otto Lagerfeld was a German creative director, artist, photographer and caricaturist who lived in Paris. He was known as the creative director of the French luxury fashion house Chanel (from 1983 until his death), as well as creative director of the Italian fur and leather goods fashion house Fendi and his own eponymous fashion label. Over the decades, he collaborated on a variety of fashion and art-related projects.