Vidal Sassoon was born on 17th of January 1928 in London, England. Currently he is alive and of age 82. He is a famous fashion designer, consultant and Lecturer.
Biography and Career:
Sassoon was born to humble Jewish parents. His father was from Thessaloniki in northern Greece and his mother was from London. Sassoon is famous as a father of modernist style and for commercial direction of hair styling. Sassoon turned his art of hair styling in to a multi-million dollar industry. In 1966 Sassoon married with Beverly Adams, among three of his children actress Catya Sasson died from a heart attack.
In 1980 Sassoon had sold his name to manufacturers of hair care products (multinational Procter and Gamble), and his name was used for shampoos and conditioners sold world wide. He
worked as official hairstylist of the Los Angeles Olympics in 1984, and he hosted a stylish television show Your New Day. In 2000 he sold his chain of salons to Regis Corporation.
Sassoon was one of the most influential hair stylists of the mid-1960s. He is famous for the hairstyles relied on dark, straight, and shiny hair cut into geometric yet organic shapes.
Birth name: Vidal Sassoon
Date of Birth: 17th of January 1928
Why is Vidal Sassoon famous?
Vidal Sassoon is famous as one of the most influential hair stylists of the mid-1960s. He turned his art into multi-million dollar industry.
Why do we like Vidal Sassoon?
We like Vidal Sassoon because of his work as a most famous hair stylist. He is known as father of modernist style and for commercial direction of hair styling.
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