Maria Nina Ricci

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Birthday
14, 1883
Birthplace
Turin, Italy
Death Date
Nov 30, 1970 (87)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
14, 1883
Birthplace
Turin, Italy
Death Date
Nov 30, 1970 (87)

About

French fashion designer of haute couture and fragrances. She became particularly known for her romantic gown designs.

Before Fame

Prior to becoming a designer, she worked as an apprentice for a dressmaker.

Trivia

Like Elizabeth Taylor, she had an infatuation with jewelry and especially diamonds.

Family Life

She was married to Luigi Ricci until her death in 1970.

Associated With

She and designer Yves Saint Laurent were two extremely successful French fashion designers.