OSCAR DE LA RENTA has died. The NY-based designer passed away at home last night after a long battle with cancer. He was
Óscar Arístides Renta Fiallo (22 July – 20 October ), known professionally as Oscar de la Renta, was a Dominican fashion designer. . De la Renta died of complications from cancer on October 20, , at his home in Kent.
Oscar de la Renta was born on July 22, , in the Dominican Republic. At the suffered a great tragedy when his wife Francoise died in of bone cancer.
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died at the age of The cause of death wasn't immediately made public, but he was diagnosed with cancer in
Alternative Title: Oscar Aristides Ortiz de la Renta Fiallo Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic—died October 20, , Kent, Connecticut, He is perhaps best known for his evening wear and suits for women, which over Though de la Renta battled cancer for the last eight years of his life, his fashion.
Yet Mr de la Renta, with his high, tanned forehead, had been battling cancer for a decade. It never seemed to slow him. In New York, he was a.