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Vidal Sassoon

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Birthday
17, 1928
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 9, 2012 (84)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
17, 1928
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 9, 2012 (84)

About

British hair stylist who built a high-fashion empire.

Before Fame

He worked as a messenger and played football.

Trivia

He was credited with creating the wedge-bob or Bauhaus-inspired hairstyle.

Family Life

His wife Ronnie Sassoon was a Procter & Gamble executive. He had four children named Catya, Eden, David and Elan.

Associated With

He was born in West London, England, in a town called Hammersmith, while celebrated musician Adele was born north of London in Tottenham.