Liz Claiborne (fashion designer)
Anne Elisabeth Jane Claiborne
|Died||June 26, 2007 (aged 78)|
Claiborne was born to American parents in Brussels, Belgium. She moved to New Orleans, Louisiana in 1939. She went on to found the clothing company, which was named Liz Claiborne, Inc. She was the first female CEO and chairperson of a Fortune 500 company.