Yohji Yamamoto

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Birthday
3, 1943
Birthplace
Japan
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
3, 1943 (age 75)
Birthplace
Japan

About

Japanese fashion designer who specialized in draped avant-garde fashion and won the Medal of Honor with a Purple Ribbon for his work.

Before Fame

He graduated with a degree in law from Keio University.

Trivia

He has collaborated with many famous design houses, including Hermes and Mikimoto. Another esteemed award he earned was Commandeur of Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.

Family Life

His daughter, Limi Yamamoto, became a fashion designer.

Associated With

He worked as a costume designer on Takeshi Kitano's 2012 film Beyond Outrage.