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Marc Jacobs

Marc JacobsBorn: 9-Apr-1963
Birthplace: New York City

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Gay [1]
Occupation: Fashion Designer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Fired in 1993 after releasing a "Grunge" line

[1] HX Magazine carried an article with an interview of "rentboy" boyfriend Preston Jacobs, "Love Donít Co$t a Thing", undated: "I thought Marc was hot, he obviously thought I was hot, so that's how it all started. It was an instant connection -- kind of intense. We've been together almost a year now." The two have since broken up.

Boyfriend: Jason Preston (ex)
Boyfriend: Lorenzo Martone (advertising executive, b. 9-Apr-1963, together 2008-10)

    High School: High School of Art and Design, Manhattan, NY (1981)
Parsons School of Design

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Appears in articles:
Time, 23-Feb-2004, DETAILS: The School of Cool -- With his thrift-store style and sexy silhouettes, Marc Jacobs has become American fashion's go-to guy (p.58, three pages), BYLINE: Kate Betts

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