Calvin Klein Rank
About Calvin Klein
He is an American fashion designer, who is known to have started off his fashion company, "Calvin Klein Inc." in 1968 – a company that soon turned into a worldwide sensation. His designing did not stop with clothing as he ventured into other products such as watches, jewellery, and perfumes.
Calvin was born to father, Leo Klein and mother, Flore Stern. He got married to a textile designer, Jayne Centre in 1965 – their marriage eventually ended in 1974.
He married his assistant, Kelly Rector in 1986 – a marriage that lasted 20 years until its dissolution in 2006. He is noted to have a daughter named Marci Klein, who is an American television producer.
Calvin Klein became an inductee of the "American Hall of Fame of Fashion" in 1975.
He received the "Coty American Fashion Critics Award" in 1973, 1974, and 1975.
He earned the "Bath Museum of Costume Dress of the Year" award in 1980.
He was honored with a "Lifetime Achievement Award" by the Council of Fashion Designers of America in 2001.
He doesn't like spiders.
His parents were Jewish immigrants.
His works are known for its simplicity.
Klein grew in the same neighborhood as fellow fashion icon, Ralph Lauren.
He is the first designer to advertise on television and billboards.
His daughter was once kidnapped in 1977.
Calvin Klein Rank
Famous quotes by Calvin Klein
I don't dwell on success. Maybe that's one reason I'm successful.Calvin Klein
I don't trust a lot of journalists.Calvin Klein
I love women. I'm trying to do beautiful things with them. I'm not trying to insult them. My life is not about that.Calvin Klein
I won't allow myself to have tremendous fear.Calvin Klein
I'm in a business where no one cares about anything except how well your last collection sold.Calvin Klein
I'm not a drug addict. My wild period wasn't about drugs it was about sexual freedom.Calvin Klein
I'm not a politician and don't want any part of politics.Calvin Klein
No 27-year-old has the experience to run a company that does a quarter of a billion dollars a year in sales.Calvin Klein
People in their 70s can still have incredible lives. Health is the most important thing.Calvin Klein
People who run a ready-to-wear company are businessmen rather than production or design people.Calvin Klein
Some people feel that what we're doing makes no sense, that it's just a waste of money. But it's working.Calvin Klein
The best thing is to look natural, but it takes makeup to look natural.Calvin Klein
There has been a change in men's attitudes toward their clothes. Men are more aware of fashion they're not afraid of it.Calvin Klein
We're not doing outrageous fashion I make sports clothes that are relatively conservative, clothes that everyone wears.Calvin Klein
What we're doing is fun - if you have any sense of humor at all!Calvin Klein
When I get into bed at night, I hope I don't get into it alone!Calvin Klein
When I started the business, I hardly went home. I became very driven about work and about my career.Calvin Klein
Women's Wear Daily can do more than any other publication to establish a designer.Calvin Klein
Calvin Klein's Popularity
Calvin Klein is a famous American fashion designer, who was born on November 19, 1942. As a person born on this date, Calvin Klein is listed in our database as the 13th most popular celebrity for the day (November 19) and the 18th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on November 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Calvin Klein is the 295th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Calvin Klein's birthday, Calvin Klein is the 2598th most famous American and ranks 115th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
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