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Giorgio Armani

Giorgio ArmaniBorn: 11-Jul-1934
Birthplace: Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Bisexual
Occupation: Fashion Designer

Nationality: Italy
Executive summary: Perfected the '80s power suit

Military service: Italian Army (1953)

Armani aborted his study of medicine to work as a designer for Italian fashion house Nino Cerruti, and then founded his own in 1974, with partner Sergio Galeotti, a young architect who later died from AIDS in 1985. He designed the costumes for American Gigolo (1980) starring Richard Gere. By 1994, the Armani Group exhibited gross revenues of $787 million. In 2000, the Guggenheim museum put on an exhibition of his work, in New York City and Bilbao.

Father: Ugo Armani
Mother: Maria Raimondi
Sister: Rosanna Armani
Boyfriend: Sergio Galeotti (cohabited, d. 1985 AIDS)

    University: University of Milan

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