Calvin Klein

Fashion Designer Calvin Klein
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Profession: Fashion Designer

United States of America

Biography: Launched the company that would later become Calvin Klein Inc., in 1968.

In addition to clothing, Klein has also given his name to a range of perfumes, watches, and jewelry.

Born: November 19, 1942
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, USA
Age: 80 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio

Married Life

  • 1986-09-26 Fashion designer Calvin Klein (43) weds assistant Kelly Rector in a civil ceremony in Italy

Historical Events

  • 1980-11-19 CBS TV bans Calvin Klein jean ad featuring Brooke Shields
  • 2002-12-18 Fashion designer Calvin Klein announces he is selling his company to shirt-maker Phillips-Van Heusen for $430 million

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