Thomas Burberry

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Birthday
27, 1835
Birthplace
Surrey, England
Death Date
Apr 4, 1926 (90)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
27, 1835
Birthplace
Surrey, England
Death Date
Apr 4, 1926 (90)

About

Fashion designer who created the luxury brand Burberry. He also invented gabardine, a popular fabric used in the making of suits.

Before Fame

He started designing early, consumed with the plaid print that later became associated with his brand.

Trivia

He was a devout Baptist and would hold prayer meetings every morning.

Family Life

He was born in Surrey, England.

Associated With

Actress Emma Watson modeled extensively for his Burberry brand.