Facts of Marc Jacobs
|Full Name:||Marc Jacobs|
|Age:||56 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||April 09, 1963|
|Birth Place:||New York City|
|Net Worth:||$100 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Profession:||Fashion designer, businessman|
|Education:||Parsons School of Design|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo|
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Relationship Statistics of Marc Jacobs
|What is Marc Jacobs marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Marc Jacobs get married ? (married date):||April 06, 2019|
|Is Marc Jacobs having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Marc Jacobs gay ?:||Yes|
|Who is Marc Jacobs wife ? (name):||Charly Defrancesco|
More about the relationship
Marc has openly admitted being gay. Recently, he exchanged vows with his longtime boyfriend, Charly Defrancesco on April 6, 2019. The fashion designer and the candlemaker began dating about three years ago.
Marc Jacobs has also been married to Lorenzo Martone. In addition, he has also dated Harry Louis, Austin Armacost and Jason Preston.
- 1 Who is Marc Jacobs?
- 2 Marc Jacobs: Age, Family, Siblings, Parents, Ethnicity, Nationality
- 3 Marc Jacobs: Education, School/College University
- 4 Marc Jacobs: Professional Life, Career
- 5 Marc Jacobs: Awards, Nominations
- 6 Marc Jacobs: Net worth($100 million), Salary, Income
- 7 Marc Jacobs: Rumors and Controversies, Scandals
- 8 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Measurements
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc
Who is Marc Jacobs?
Marc Jacobs is an American fashion designer and businessman. Also, he is the head designer for his own enormous fashion label, Marc Jacobs. It is a diffusion line produced for around 15 years. Furthermore, he was the creative director of the internationally famous brand Louis Vuitton from 1997 to 2014. He is regarded as a powerhouse of the fashion world.
Marc Jacobs: Age, Family, Siblings, Parents, Ethnicity, Nationality
Marc was born on April 9, 1963, in New York City. Currently, he is 56 years of age. His father died at a very young age and his mother remarried seven times and was very mentally ill. Thus, it was not easy for Marc growing up. He also has a brother and a sister. However, his parents’ and his siblings’ name remain unknown. In addition, Marc’s ethnicity is Ashkenazi Jewish and his nationality is American.
Marc Jacobs: Education, School/College University
Jacobs went to the High School of Art and Design. After that, the Parsons School of Design in New York, the U.S.
Marc Jacobs: Professional Life, Career
After his graduation, Jacobs designed his first design collection for Sketchbook for Reuben Thomas. He took inspirations from Amadeus and Purple Rain for the line. Jacobs then took the role of the womenswear designer for Perry Ellis. Also, in 1993, after Perry Ellis stopped its manufacturing operations—and after Marc sent out a ‘grunge’ collection for the label.
The company did not like this. However, the critics loved it. So, Marc started his own label with the financial support of his former bosses. The Marc Jacobs label soon proved to be a huge success. In 1997, Marc became the creative director of the Louis Vuitton house of luxury goods. This job was huge as LV is one of the most prestigious companies in the world. This brought pressures to his personal life. He suffered from addiction to cocaine, heroin, and alcohol. After getting rid of addiction after some time, Marc launched LV’s first ready-to-wear line with expansions in his own label.
His three Marc Jacobs collections include two for adults and one for children. Moreover, he has also licensed his name to perfumes and other beauty accessories. However, in 2013 he left his role as the creative director of Louis Vuitton in order to focus on his own line. The same year, he launched the makeup brand Marc Jacobs Beauty.
Unfortunately, his fashion empire struggled and came at a loss. Also, in 2015 he closed his popular Marc by Marc Jacobs. Furthermore, a number of his retail stores also had to be closed.
Marc Jacobs: Awards, Nominations
The Council of Fashion Designers of America has awarded Marc with various awards throughout the years. He has won the Womenswear Designer of the Year Award five times. Similarly, he has also won the Accessory Designer of the Year award four times.
In addition to this, he has won the Menswear Designer of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards one time each.
Marc Jacobs: Net worth($100 million), Salary, Income
Jacobs is undoubtedly one of the most iconic designers of all time. His association with Louis Vuitton and his own label, Marc Jacobs has made him a ton of money. Marc has an estimated net worth of a whopping $100 million. His source of income is his own brand Marc Jacobs which has stores all around the world. However, it is very hard to calculate the annual salary of Marc. It is still under review but it is surely several millions of dollars.
Marc Jacobs: Rumors and Controversies, Scandals
When he was employed by LV, there was a period where Marc suffered from addiction. He began using heroin, cocaine, alcohol, etc. He also joined rehab to get rid of his problems.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Measurements
Marc has a height of around 5 feet 9 inches. In addition, he has a reported weight of about 72 kg. Moreover, he has green eyes and brown hair.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc
He is also very popular on social media sites. He has around 1.72 million followers on Twitter. Also, he has around 1.3 million followers on his Instagram.