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Mary Plunket Greene (Quant)

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Kent, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jack Quant and Mildred Quant
Widow of Alexander Plunket Greene
Mother of <private> Plunket-Greene
Sister of <private> Quant

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Mary Plunket Greene

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Quant

Mary Quant OBE, FCSD is a fashion designer and British fashion icon. Born in England to Welsh parents on 11 February 1934, she became an instrumental figure in the 1960s London-based Mod and youth fashion movements. She was one of the designers who took credit for the miniskirt and hot pants, and by promoting these and other fun fashions she encouraged young people to dress to please themselves and to treat fashion as a game.

Ernestine Carter, an authoritative and influential fashion journalist of the 1950s and '60s, wrote:

"It is given to a fortunate few to be born at the right time, in the right place, with the right talents. In recent fashion there are three: Chanel, Dior, and Mary Quant."

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Mary Plunket Greene's Timeline

1934
February 11, 1934
Kent, England, United Kingdom
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