Gianni & Donatella Versace
Place of Birth: Piacenzo, Italy
Giorgio Armani went to medical school for 2 years, dabbled in photography, fulfilled his military obligations in 1957, then worked in a prestigious department store, La Rinascente, as a window dresser. He joined Nino Cerruti as a designer from 1961 to 1970. Then he made his own menswear line in 1974 and a line for women in 1975. The Armani label now appears on a wide range of items such as lingerie, perfume, shoes, and sunglasses.
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