Vera Wang Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Net Worth

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Vera Wang (Vera Ellen Wang)

Last Updated: 05 Oct, 2023 | Views: 559

Age: 74

Profession: Fashion Designer

Other Profession(s): Businessperson, Figure Skater

Famous For: Her Elegant And Sophisticated Wedding Dress And Haute Couture Collections

Higher Education: Graduated

Vera Wang Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
27 Jun, 1949 (74 Years 05 Months 8 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
New York
Birth District
New York City
Birth Sign

Vera Wang Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Vera Ellen Wang is a fashion designer from the USA. At the age of eight, Wang started learning how to skate under the instruction of Peter Dunfield and Sonya Klopfer. She spent the remainder of the year training with the Skating Club of New York. She trained with pairs partner James Stuart while still in high school and participated in the 1968 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. She was highlighted in the January 9, 1968 issue of Sports Illustrated's Faces in the Crowd. She joined the fashion industry after being rejected from the American Olympic squad. Skating is multidimensional, according to Wang, who still finds enjoyment in it.

In 1968: At the Waldorf Astoria New York's International Debutante Ball, Wang made her debut as a high society debutante.
In 1990: She established her own design studio, which sells her recognisable bridal gowns, in the Carlyle Hotel in New York City.
In 2001: She released a book called Vera Wang on Weddings.
In 2002: Wang started to venture into the world of home fashion and introduced The Vera Wang China and Crystal Collection.
In 2006: Wang has an agreement with the department store chain Kohl's to create the Simply Vera brand of affordable ready-to-wear garments exclusively for them.
Awards and Achievements:
2005: Awarded CFDA Women’s Designer of the Year by the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA).
2006: She got the André Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement Award from the Savannah College of Art and Design.
2013: The Council of Fashion Designers of America gave her a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Unknown Facts:
Vera was the youngest editor ever at "Vogue" Magazine and worked there for sixteen years as their Senior Fashion Editor. She later rose to the position of design director for Ralph Lauren after appearing in "Vogue" magazine.
She says her designs are still inspired by her years as a figure skater.

Vera Wang Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 161 cm
In Meters 1.61 m
In feet Inches 5'3"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 50 Kg
In Pounds 110 lbs
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Hair Color

Vera Wang Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Cheng Ching Wang
Mother's Name
Florence Wu
Arthur P. Becker
Kenneth Wang
Cecilia Becker, Josephine Becker

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