Famous German Fashion Designers

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Karl Lagerfeld
(Famous as the Creative Director of the French Fashion House 'Chanel')
Karl Lagerfeld
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Birthdate: September 10, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: February 19, 2019
German fashion magnate Karl Lagerfeld, son of businessman Otto Lagerfeld, had served as the creative director of Chanel and Fendi. He was also a talented photographer and caricaturist, and had a penchant for collecting books. He was known for his signature sunglasses, white hair, fingerless gloves, and detachable collars.  
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Hugo Boss
(Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur)
Hugo Boss
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Birthdate: July 8, 1885
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Metzingen, Germany
Died: August 9, 1948

Hugo Boss was a German businessman and fashion designer. He is credited with founding one of the most popular fashion houses in the world, Hugo Boss AG. Apart from maintaining his business endeavors, Hugo Boss was also a member of the Nazi Party and remained loyal to the ideology of Adolf Hitler's Nazi Germany.

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Philipp Plein
(German Fashion Designer and Founder of the 'Philipp Plein International Group')
Philipp Plein
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Birthdate: February 16, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Munich, Bavaria, Germany

German designer Philipp Plein is best known for his namesake brand of luxury clothing and accessories. While he initially studied law, he later drifted to interior ahd fashion designing. Over the years, he has designed everything from dog leashes to Swarovski-studded military jackets. He has also won multiple GQ awards.

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Jil Sander
(German Minimalist Fashion Designer and the Founder of the 'Jil Sander Fashion House')
Jil Sander
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Birthdate: November 27, 1943
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wesselburen, Germany

German designer Jil Sander had been a fashion editor for Petra before she launched her own boutique. She is known for her signature minimalist aesthetic and her association with Prada, which had acquired 75% shares of her company. She later collaborated with Fast Retailing to design for Uniqlo.

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Barbara Becker
(Designer, former actress and model)
Barbara Becker
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Birthdate: November 1, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany
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Nur Fettahoğlu
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Birthdate: November 12, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Duisburg, Germany

Turkish-German actor Nur Fettahoğlu is best known for her performance as Mahidevran Sultan in the series Muhtesem Yüzyil, which has earned her several awards, such as the Beirut International Award for Best International Actress. She also holds a fashion design degree. She has also been a Sky Türk anchor.

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Wilma Elles
(Actress)
Wilma Elles
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Birthdate: October 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany

Wilma Elles is a German actress and model. She took acting, guitar, and dance classes and actively participated in school plays as a child. She began acting in her late teens and appeared in numerous German TV shows and films. She also played the lead character in a Turkish TV show despite not knowing the language well. 

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Xatar
(Rapper, Restaurateur)
Xatar
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Birthdate: December 24, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sanandaj, Iran
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Willy Bogner Jr.
(Alpine skier)
Willy Bogner Jr.
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Birthdate: January 23, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Munich, Germany

Willy Bogner Jr. Is a German fashion designer and filmmaker. The son of a popular skier, he began his career as an alpine ski racer. Following a successful stint as a skier, he ventured into film-making. He worked in several James Bond films from 1969 to 1985. As a designer, he owns the Bogner clothing brand.