Helga Oppenheimer

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: German-born clothing designer who in 1947 along with her husband Walter Oppenheimer founded the design company Helga, Inc., a line of women's special-occasion clothing, whose suits, dresses, and formal gowns relied on lustrous silk and wool fabrics she found on trips to Europe.

 

 

Cause of Death: In her sleep

 

Born: April 4, 1915

 

Died: January 6, 2003

 

Location: Los Angeles, California