Yves Saint Laurent’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 1, 1936

Death Date

Jun 1, 2008

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death

Cancer

Profession

Fashion Designer

The fashion designer Yves Saint died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former French, luxury fashion designer and icon who has often been regarded as one of the most influential designers in world history.

He was romantically linked to Pierre Berge, whom he founded Yves Saint Laurent YSL with. They later split in 1976.

Quotes

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“Good clothing is a passport to happiness.” (Yves Saint Laurent)

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“I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity – all I hope for in my clothes.” (Yves Saint Laurent)

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“Dressing is a way of life.” (Yves Saint Laurent)

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“I wish I had invented blue jeans. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity – all I hope for in my clothes.” (Yves Saint Laurent)

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“Isn’t elegance forgetting what one is wearing?” (Yves Saint Laurent)