French Fashion Designers Biographies

Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel

19 August 1883 - 10 January 1971

Coco Chanel is one of the most prominent personalities of the last century, who was able to change fashion towards convenience and elegance. She is one of the most famous fashion designers in the world, the founder of the clothing and perfume brand Chanel. She despised people and was ready to go over their heads for the sake of their success and profit. She received her nickname "Coco" because she sang the song "Ko Ko Ri Ko" many times in the cafe.