Conran, Jasper

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Name
Conran, Jasper Gender: M
Jasper Alexander Thirlby Conran
born on 12 December 1959 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 19°23' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 16°27 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 05°04'



Jasper Conran (2004)
photo: Jasper Conran Collection, license cc-by-sa-2.0

Biography

English fashion designer who has worked on collections of womenswear and for the home, as well as productions for the stage in ballet, opera and theatre.

He is the second son of Sir Terence Conran, a designer, and Shirley Conran, an author. His parents divorced when he was two years of age.

In 1978, aged 19, Conran designed his first womenswear collection under his own name. Conran designed his first menswear collection in 1985. Conran designed the wedding dress of Lady Sarah Chatto (formerly Lady Sarah Armstrong-Jones) in 1994. He also designed clothes for Diana, Princess of Wales.

In 1991, Conran won the Laurence Olivier Award for Costume Design for Jean Anouilh's The Rehearsal at the Almeida Theatre in London, UK.

Conran is the chairman and chief executive of Jasper Conran Holdings Ltd.

Conran published his first book, Jasper Conran Country in 2010. The 300-page photographic essay was completed during a year of exploration around the English countryside.

In 2016 Conran opened his first hotel in the heart of the Medina in Marrakech, L'Hotel Marrakech.

Conran is openly gay. On 12 December 2015, his 56th birthday, he married Irish artist and performer Oisin Byrne.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Family : Parents divorced 1961
  • Relationship : Marriage 12 December 2015 (Oisin Byrne)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes his mother in "ME AND MY HEALTH BY SHIRLEY CONRAN" interviewed by Graham Bridgstock, Daily Mail, 22 December 1998: "JASPER, by contrast, was 10 1/2 lb and a perfect, natural childbirth. He finally arrived at 4am but at 11 o'clock the night before, his father announced he was going to get some sleep, left the house and ended up at a party." Date from "Birthdays - Court & Social," The Times, 12 December 2000: "Mr Jasper Conran, fashion designer, 41." Full name and place from "Jasper Conran is ready to rule the family design empire" by Stephanie Rafanelli, London Evening Standard Online, 26 June 2015: "Born Jasper Alexander Thirlby Conran in 1959 in London."

Categories

  • Family : Childhood : Family noted
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Age difference more than 15 yrs (Conran is 24 years older than Byrne)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Same sex
  • Passions : Sexuality : Gay
  • Vocation : Art : Photography
  • Vocation : Art : Stage/ Set design
  • Vocation : Beauty : Designer/ Fashion
  • Vocation : Business : Business owner
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive