French-Italian fashion designer Pierre Cardin, hailed for his visionary creations but also for bringing stylish clothes to the masses has died.
According to his family, he died at the age of Tuesday.
He was aged 98.
Cardin who was born in Italy in 1922 but emigrated to France as a small child, died in a hospital in Neuilly in the west of Paris, his family said.
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