Egon von Furstenberg

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: fashion designer and nephew of late Fiat head Giovanni Agnelli who was known as the "prince of high fashion", who got his start in the industry as a buyer for Macy's, who in the 1970's began designing clothing for larger women and put out his first line of pullovers and men's shirts, but who mainly known for his high fashion clothing (gowns and expensive dresses), which was rich with color and the romantic look.

 

 

Cause of Death: Liver cancer

 

Born: June 29, 1946

 

Died: June 11, 2004

 

Location: Rome, Italy