Fashion Designer

Christian Dior – Cause of Death, Age, Date, and Facts

The fashion designer Christian Dior passed away at age 52, this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Christian Dior and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Founder of his self-titled iconic fashion house who made wildly popular post-WWII designs. The fashion house was later operated by LVMH.

A childhood interest in art was stifled by his father, who pressured him to enter the diplomatic corps.

During WWII, he designed fashions for top Nazi officials as well as members of the French resistance.

How did Christian Dior die?

Christian Dior's death was caused by heart attack.

Christian Dior died of a heart attack in Montecatini, Italy. His friend Pierre Bergé attended the funeral.

Information about the death of Christian Dior
Cause of deathHeart Attack
Age of death52 years
ProfessionFashion Designer
BirthdayJanuary 21, 1905
Death dateOctober 23, 1957
Place of deathMontecatini Terme, Italy
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Christian Dior

"Women are most fascinating between the ages of 35 and 40 after they have won a few races and know how to pace themselves. Since few women ever pass 40, maximum fascination can continue indefinitely."

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"All I required to be happy was friendship and people I could admire."

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"Without foundations, there can be no fashion."

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"In a machine age, dressmaking is one of the last refuges of the human, the personal, the inimitable."

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"From his very first works, it was clear that Henri Sauguet would bring spontaneity, romance, and a nonacademic approach back to modern music."

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