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Famous Designers from the United States

Updated October 13, 2018 1.3k views203 items

List of notable or famous designers from the United States, with bios and photos, including the top designers born in the United States and even some popular designers who immigrated to the United States. If you're trying to find out the names of famous American designers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These designers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known designer from the United States is included when available.

This list includes Lindsay Lohan, Eva Mendes and more people.

This historic designers from the United States list can help answer the questions "Who are some American designers of note?" and "Who are the most famous designers from the United States?" These prominent designers of the United States may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected American designers.

Use this list of renowned American designers to discover some new designers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. {#nodes}
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    Lindsay Lohan

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Lindsay Dee Lohan (; born July 2, 1986) is an American actress, singer-songwriter,... more on Wikipedia

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    Eva Mendes

    Eva Mendes

    Age: 41

    BirthplaceUSA, Florida, Miami

    Eva de la Caridad Méndez (born March 5, 1974), known professionally as Eva Mendes (), is an... more on Wikipedia

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    Kanye West

    Kanye West

    Age: 43

    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia

    Kanye Omari West (born June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button

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    Gwen Stefani

    BirthplaceUSA, Fullerton, California

    Gwen Renée Stefani (; born October 3, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button

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    Christie Brinkley

    BirthplaceMonroe, Michigan, United States of America

    Christie Brinkley (born February 2, 1954) is an American model, actress and entrepreneur.... more on Wikipedia

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    Nicole Richie

    BirthplaceBerkeley, California, United States of America

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    Lil Wayne

    Lil Wayne

    Age: 38

    BirthplaceHollygrove, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

    Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an... more on Wikipedia

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    Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs

    Dec. at 56 (1955-2011)

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    Steven Paul Jobs (; February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American business magnate,... more on Wikipedia

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    Kathy Ireland

    BirthplaceGlendale, California, United States of America

    Kathleen Marie Ireland (born March 20, 1963) is an American model and actress, turned author... more on Wikipedia

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    Nicky Hilton

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Nicholai Olivia Rothschild (née Hilton; born October 5, 1983) is an American businesswoman,... more on Wikipedia

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    Kimora Lee Simmons

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

    Kimora Lee Leissner (née Perkins, formerly Simmons; born May 4, 1975), known professionally as... more on Wikipedia

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    Lauren Conrad

    BirthplaceLaguna Beach, California, United States of America

    Lauren Katherine Tell (née Conrad; born February 1, 1986) is an American television... more on Wikipedia

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    Erin Wasson

    BirthplaceTexas, Irving, USA

    Erin Elizabeth Wasson (January 20, 1982) is an American fashion model, actress, fashion... more on Wikipedia
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    Whitney Port

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    Whitney Eve Port (born March 4, 1985) is an American television personality, fashion designer,... more on Wikipedia

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    Arnold Palmer

    BirthplaceLatrobe, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Arnold Daniel Palmer (September 10, 1929 – September 25, 2016) was an American professional... more on Wikipedia

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    Tom Ford

    Tom Ford

    Age: 59

    BirthplaceAustin, Texas, United States of America

    Thomas Carlyle Ford (born August 27, 1961) is an American fashion designer and filmmaker. He... more on Wikipedia

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    Michael Kors

    BirthplaceLong Island, New York, United States of America

    Michael David Kors (born Karl Anderson Jr.; August 9, 1959) is an American fashion designer.... more on Wikipedia
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    Elon Musk

    Elon Musk

    Age: 49

    BirthplacePretoria, South Africa

    Elon Reeve Musk (; born June 28, 1971) is a technology entrepreneur, investor, and engineer.... more on Wikipedia

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    Ralph Lauren

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Ralph Lauren, KBE (né Lifshitz; born October 14, 1939) is an American fashion designer,... more on Wikipedia

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    Vera Wang

    Vera Wang

    Age: 71

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Vera Ellen Wang (Chinese: 王薇薇; born June 27, 1949) is an American fashion designer based in... more on Wikipedia

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    Marc Jacobs

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Marc Jacobs (born April 9, 1963) is an American fashion designer. He is the head designer for... more on Wikipedia

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    Buckminster Fuller

    Buckminster Fuller

    Dec. at 88 (1895-1983)

    BirthplaceMilton, Massachusetts

    Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller was an American neo-futuristic architect, systems theorist,... more on Wikipedia
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    Zac Posen

    Zac Posen

    Age: 39

    BirthplaceSoHo, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Zachary E. Posen (born October 24, 1980) is an American fashion designer. In 2000, Posen... more on Wikipedia
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    Lauren Bush

    BirthplaceDenver, Colorado

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    Isaac Mizrahi

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Isaac Mizrahi (born October 14, 1961) is an American fashion designer, TV presenter, and Chief... more on Wikipedia

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