Mary Quant

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Birthday
11, 1934
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
11, 1934 (age 85)
Birthplace
England

About

English fashion designer and British fashion icon who became famous for creating and popularizing key clothing pieces like the mini skirt and hot pants.

Before Fame

She studied Art Education at Goldsmiths College prior to becoming a designer.

Trivia

She became the first winner of the Dress of the Year Award in 1963.

Family Life

She met her future husband and business partner, Alexander Plunkett-Greene, at Goldsmiths. They were married from 1957 until his death in 1990.

Associated With

Like singer John Cale, she received her education at Goldsmiths College in London.