Jean Louis Berthault

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Jean Louis Berthault

Birthplace: Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death: April 20, 1997 (89)
Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, United States
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Husband of Loretta Young

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About Jean Louis Berthault

was well known for designing for the stars at Columbia Studios, Universal and in his own salon in Beverly Hills. His most famous creations included the strapless gown for Rita Hayworth in the film Gilda (1946) as well as Marilyn Monroe's white sequined gown she wore to sing "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" to John F. Kennedy. Jean Louis married Loretta after the death of his first wife, Maggy, who was a personal friend of Loretta for over 50 years.

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Jean Louis Berthault's Timeline

October 5, 1907
Paris, Île-de-France, France
April 20, 1997
Age 89
Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, United States