Calvin Klein Is A Household Name Today, But Nobody Knows About The Big Price He Had To Pay For His Fame

You’ve heard about the kidnappings of John Paul Getty and Patty Hearst, which have been the subject of movies and TV shows. However, in the 1970’s, another famous man and his family had a harrowing brush with kidnappers: Calvin Klein. 

16. Fashion Unknown  

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The legendary designer was still a fashion-unknown when his daughter Marci was born in 1967. Klein was 35 years old and had dropped out of New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology. He worked designing for several small retail shops around the city. 

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