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Fashion icon and Chanel boss Karl Lagerfeld dies

Fashion icon and Chanel boss Karl Lagerfeld dies

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Fashion icon and Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld has died at the age of 85.The German designer died on Tuesday morning at the American Hospital just outside Paris after being admitted the day before. His death comes just under a month after he failed to greet the audience on the runway at the end of Chanel's haute couture show in Paris because he was "tired". Image: Models showcasing Lagerfeld's haute couture spring-summer 2019 collection at Paris fashion week last month Known for his indefatigable energy, it was the first time since he took over as the fashion house's creative director in 1983 that he had not spoken to fans - or taken a bow - after a show.The eccentric designer was recognised around the world for his distinctive white po...