|Birth Day||June 22, 1922|
|Birth Place||Fort Wayne, IN|
|Age||98 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jun 12, 2002 (age 79)|
Prolific fashion designer who received FIT's Lifetime Achievement Award in 1999.
Like many of his peers, he studied at New York's Parsons School of Design.
He won over six Coty Awards over the course of his career.
He was born and raised in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
He and contemporary designer Alexander Wang both studied at Parsons School of Design in NYC.