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Franca Sozzani

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Birthday
20, 1950
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Dec 22, 2016 (66)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
20, 1950
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Dec 22, 2016 (66)

About

In the late 1980s, she became chief editor of Vogue Italia magazine. Several years later, she began editing Conde Nast Italia.

Before Fame

In the early 1970s, she earned a philosophy and literature degree from the University of Mantua.

Trivia

She was partially responsible for creating the idea of the "supermodel."

Family Life

A native of Mantua, Italy, she grew up with sisters named Carla and Maria. Her photographer and film director son, Francesco Carrozzini, was born in 1982.

Associated With

She frequently collaborated with multimedia artist Vanessa Beecroft.