1905. Born on January 21 in Granville (Granville), France.
1920-25 d. g. Studies at the School of Political Sciences (Ecole des Sciences Politique), in Paris.
1928. Opens a small art gallery in Paris.
1931. Creates an outline of styles of hats for a milliner Agnes (Agnes) and makes the illustrations for the magazine Le Figaro Illustre.
1938. Works by Robert Piguet (Robert Piguet).
1942. Joins the team of designers Lucien Lelong (Lucien Lelong).
1945. Works in the House of Fashion Marcel Boussac (Marcel Boussac).
1947. Feb. 12 shows her first collection under the name Corolle line, by reporters from the United States dubbed the "New Look".
The audience represented a completely new, revolutionary female image with a narrow waist, emphasized bust high, rounded, neat shoulders and full hips. "We are bidding farewell to the war, its uniforms and tightly folded female military" - wrote in his memoirs, Christian Dior
, thinking about this collection.
1949. Founds Branch Christian Dior
in New York. Gets the license for manufacture of nylon stockings.
1950 g. Represents a line of Vertical and Oblique.
1951. Creates a special department dealing with promotion of production houses in the international market. Represents line and Oval Longue.
1953. Founds Dior
Delman - Department engaged in the manufacture of shoes to order based on sketches by Roger Vivier (Roger Vivier).
1954. Represents a collection of "Life-of-the-Valley", which is dominated by white.
1955. Opens Branch House in London. Starts the line of jewelry Bijoux, is a collection A and Y.
1956. Creates a collection of Arrow, Aimant and H.
1957. Creates a collection Libre, based on the so-called vareuses (fishermen's jackets, which are fishermen).
Dies October 23 Farm Montecatini (Montecatini Terme), Italy. Art House leadership falls on the shoulders of Yves Saint Laurent (Yves Saint Laurent).
1961. The artistic director of the House becomes Mark Boan (Marc Bohan).
1970-80 d. g. The line Christian Dior
1989. The artistic director is Gianfranco Ferre (Gianfranco Ferre).
1997. The main designer is John Galliano (John Galliano).
. Miss Dior
. Eau Sauvage (1966)
. Dior Dior
. Jules (1980)
. Poison (1985)
. Dune, Fahrenheit, Dolce Vita (1995).
. J'Adore (1999)
. English site Christian Dior
. As calyx / Christian Dior
. Overview of some network resources
. Christian Dior (Christian Dior)