Edith Head

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Birthday
28, 1899
Birthplace
San Bernardino, CA
Death Date
Oct 24, 1981 (81)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
28, 1899
Birthplace
San Bernardino, CA
Death Date
Oct 24, 1981 (81)

About

She is the first woman to have won eight Academy Awards for her costume designs.

Before Fame

She earned her B.A. from Stanford University, where she studied Romance Languages.

Trivia

Over the course of her career, she was nominated for 35 Academy Awards.

Family Life

She was married to her first husband, Wiard Ihnen, until his death in 1979.

Associated With

She worked directly under Alfred Hitchcock while at Universal Pictures.