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Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dead at 82

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dead at 82

Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed generations of celebrities in red carpet and evening gowns, has died after battling cancer at 82.

The news, first reported by ABC News, was confirmed with a spokesman for his wife, Annette de la Renta, according to the Los Angeles Times.

He first came to fame dressing Jackie Kennedy, and founded an influential New York fashion house. Among the actresses who appreciated his glamorous red carpet gowns were Cameron Diaz, Nicole Kidman, Oprah Winfrey, Kristen Stewart, Penelope Cruz and Jessica...

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