Biography - A Short Wiki
Creative director, designer and artist behind numerous fashion brands, including Chanel and the Karl Lagerfeld Collection. He was recognized worldwide for his white hair and black sunglasses.
He was the son of Otto Lagerfeld, a wealthy businessman who introduced the concept of condensed milk, and Elizabeth Bahlmann. He had a longterm relationship with socialite Jacques de Bascher up until his death in 1989.
How did Karl Lagerfeld die?
Karl Lagerfeld's death was caused by Pancreatic Cancer.
|Cause of death||Pancreatic Cancer|
|Age of death||85 years|
|Birthday||September 10, 1933|
|Death date||February 19, 2019|
|Place of death||American Hospital of Paris, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France|
|Place of burial||Nanterre, France|
I never look at my watch when I’m sketching!Karl Lagerfeld
I’m born with a pencil in my hand. I did lots of sketching.Karl Lagerfeld
Everything has changed, and nothing has changed more than the world of fashion.Karl Lagerfeld
What I hate is nasty, ugly people.Karl Lagerfeld
I’m a working-class person, working with class.Karl Lagerfeld