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Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies of cancer aged 84

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Miyake died of hepatocellular carcinoma on Aug. 5, Kyodo news agency said. Miyake was the founder of the namesake fashion brand. He is known for his bold style, fragrances and Steve Jobs' turtle necks.He was 84 years old, according to local media reports. He is survived by his wife and two children.
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Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies at 84

Rest of World News: Miyake was part of a wave of young Japanese designers who made their mark in Paris from the mid-1970s. He pioneered high-tech, comfortable clothing, s

2 months ago·Mumbai, India
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BBC NewsBBC News

Issey Miyake: Japanese fashion designer dies aged 84

The revolutionary designer died of liver cancer in Tokyo aged 84, his company said in a statement.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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Issey Miyake, Japan's prince of pleats, dies of cancer aged 84

Japanese designer Issey Miyake, famed for his pleated style of clothing that never wrinkles and who produced the signature black turtleneck of friend and Apple Inc founder Steve Jobs, has died, media said on Tuesday. He was 84.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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The GuardianThe Guardian

Issey Miyake, famed Japanese fashion designer, dies aged 84

Designer was known for producing clothes that never creased and Steve Jobs’ black mock turtlenecks

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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CBC NewsCBC News

Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dead at 84

Issey Miyake, who built one of Japan's biggest fashion brands and was known for his boldly sculpted, signature pleated pieces, has died. He was 84.

2 months ago·Canada
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Issey Miyake, influential Japanese fashion designer, dies aged 84

Issey Miyake, the Japanese fashion designer whose timeless pleats made him an industry favorite, has died aged 84. He died of cancer on August 5, his office confirmed to CNN on Tuesday.

2 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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