Roy Halston Frowick

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Birthday
23, 1932
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
Mar 26, 1990 (57)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
23, 1932
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
Mar 26, 1990 (57)

About

One of the most important fashion designers in American history and the creator of the Halston fashion brand.

Before Fame

He developed an interest in sewing from his mother and worked as a window dresser at the age of eighteen.

Trivia

He designed the pillbox hat that Jacqueline Kennedy wore for her husband's presidential inauguration in 1961.

Family Life

He died on March 26th after a lengthy battle with Kaposi's sarcoma, an AIDS-related cancer.

Associated With

Elizabeth Taylor was one of his biggest fans.

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