French designer Pierre Cardin dies aged 98


The designer who upended fashion styles in 1960s and 1970s with futuristic looks, has died in hospital near Paris.

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Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose famous name embossed myriad consumer products after his Space Age styles shot him into the fashion stratosphere in the 1960s, has died aged 98, reports The Guardian.