Salvatore Ferragamo, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Salvatore Ferragamo

Italian shoe designer

Date of Birth: 05-Jun-1898

Place of Birth: Naples, Campania, Italy

Date of Death: 07-Aug-1960

Profession: businessperson, fashion designer, designer

Nationality: Italy

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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About Salvatore Ferragamo

  • Salvatore Ferragamo (5 June 1898 – 7 August 1960) was an Italian shoe designer and the founder of luxury goods high-end retailer Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A.
  • One of the most innovative shoe designers of the 20th century, Salvatore Ferragamo, rose to fame in the 1930s.
  • In addition to experimenting with unusual materials including kangaroo, crocodile, and fish skin, Ferragamo drew on historic inspiration for his shoes.
  • His cork wedge sandals—often imitated and reimagined—are considered one of the most important shoe designs of the 20th century.

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