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Perry Ellis (I) (1940–1986)

Perry Edwin Ellis was born in 1940 in Portsmouth, Virginia, an only child. Until the age of nine, he and his parents lived with his grandmother in a huge old house which was filled with vintage clothing that belonged to Perry's aunts, which he found fascinating just looking at them. After graduating from high school, Perry majored in business at ... See full bio »

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 1993 Marilyn: The Last Word (Video documentary) (costume designer: Barry Nolan)
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 2013 Fashion News Live (TV Series)
- Episode #15.18 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode #12.22 (2013) ... Himself

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Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 276-278. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999.

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