International fashion designer, most known for his eponymous label, Stuart Weitzman.
He graduated from the Wharton School of Business at UPenn in 1963.
He has often provided 'million-dollar' shoes for celebrities at various awards shows, but writer Diablo Cody once declined to wear them at the Academy Awards.
He had three children with wife Jane Weitzman.
Actress Kim Cattrall has been a huge fan of his shoes for years.