André COURRÈGES

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Fashion Designer

FrenchBorn André COURRÈGES

French fashion designer

Born on March 9, 1923 in Pau , France

Died on January 7, 2016 in Neuilly-sur-Seine , France

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Courrèges was born in the city of Pau within the Basque region of the Pyrenees. He wanted to pursue design in art school but his father, a butler disapproved his passion as he wanted him to be an engineer. Courrèges attended École Nationale des Ponts-et-Chaussées (École des ponts ParisTech). During World War II, he became a pilot for the French Air Force.



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