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Virgil Abloh (Virgil)

Last Updated: 06 Jun, 2022 | Views: 44

Age: 41

Profession: Fashion Designer

Other Profession(s): Entrepreneur, Disc Jockey

Higher Education: Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering , Master of Architecture

Birth Date, Sign & Religion Details

Date of Birth
30 Sep, 1980
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Illinois
Birth District
Rockford
Birth Sign
Libra
Religion
Christianity
Nationalities
American
Died on
28 Nov, 2021
Cause of Death
Cancer

About Virgil Abloh

About (Profile/Biography):

Virgil Abloh was one of the most famous American fashion designers. In addition, he was an entrepreneur. He completed his Bachelor of Science (B.S) in Civil Engineering from the University of Wisconsin Madison and Post-graduation in Architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT). Abloh did his internship at Fendi. He was the classmate of rapper Kenya west. He was appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Off-White label. At the age of 41, he died because he was diagnosed with cardiac angiosarcoma (a type of cancer).

Career: 

• In 2012: Abloh designed the cover art for the self-titled debut of” WZRD.”
• In 2019: Abloh was appointed as the board of directors of The Council of fashion designer week.
• In 2019: His first solo art exhibition was organized at the Museum of Contemporary art in Chicago.
• In 2020: Abloh launches the actual cover for Pop Smoke album, shoots for the stars, etc.
• In 2018: Hailey Bieber wore an Off-White gown and veil for her wedding day, designed by Abloh.

Awards and Achievement:

• In 2017: Abloh received the Urban Luxe award at the British Fashion Awards.
• In 2019: Abloh was nominated for Menswear Designer of the Year.

Unknown Facts:

• After his 2018 collection, he placed the position of Kim Jones (who left the 164-year-old label).
• Abloh disclosed his women's wear line collections at the Paris Fashion Week.

Physical Stats

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 188 cm
In Meters 1.88 m
In feet Inches 6'2"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 85 Kg
In Pounds 187 lbs
Eye Color
Black
Hair Color
Dark Brown

Family Details

Father's Name
Nee Abloh
Mother's Name
Eunice Abloh
Spouse
Shannon Sundberg
Sister(s)
Edwina Abloh
Son(s)
Grey Abloh
Daughter(s)
Lowe Abloh