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Eric Sung-Tsei Chen, Markwins Beauty Brands Founder and CEO, Dies at 63

Chen's passing was unexpected, the company announced.

Angelo Zegna, Son of Ermenegildo Zegna, Dies at 97

The entrepreneur, who took the reins of the family company in 1966, died in Trivero, Italy.

Fashion Photographer Hiro, Who Excelled in Originality, Dies at 90

The photographer was known for his Surrealism, unexpected lighting, experimentation and bold colors.

Orvis’ Leigh H. Perkins Dead at 93

He retired in 1992 his grandson continues to helm the outdoors brand.

Lee Abraham 2nd, Associated Merchandising Corp., Dies at 93

The retail merchant rose from a department store floorwalker to the head of a powerful international sourcing…

Bernie Madoff Dies at 82

Madoff led one of the biggest Ponzi schemes in U.S. history.

DMX, Multi-Platinum Recording Artist, Passes Away at 50

DMX, whose real name was Earl Simmons, suffered a heart attack on April 2.

Marvin Lord, Leading Apparel Executive, Dies at 83

The veteran of the apparel industry had a spectrum of skills and was instrumental in certain key licensing…

Fred Segal, Famed L.A. Retailer, Dies

Segal began with a store that sold jeans in 1961, but that store grew into a new style of retail altogether.

Peace Activist, Maskit Fashion Founder Ruth Dayan Dies at 103

The entrepreneur and humanitarian dedicated her life to bridging cultural divides.

Remembering Actor Christopher Plummer

The Oscar-winning actor died at the age of 91 on Friday.

Fashion Designer Heidi Weisel Dies at 59

The New York designer was known to infuse modernity into her collections.

Actress and Former Model Cicely Tyson Dies at 96

Cicely Tyson, a trailblazing Black actress and former model, has died at age 96.

Harry Brant, Son of Stephanie Seymour, Dies at 24

The cause of death was an accidental overdose of prescription drugs.

Remembering the Flashy Style of Siegfried and Roy

The duo was known just as much for their Las Vegas animal illusionist show as they were for their eclectic…