Donna Karan

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Donna Karan

Karan at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival
Born Donna Ivy Faske
October 2, 1948 (1948-10-02) (age 65)
Forest Hills, New York
Nationality American
Education Hewlett High School
The New School (Parsons division)
Occupation fashion designer
Spouse Mark Karan (1976-1978)
Stephan Weiss (1983-2001; his death)

Donna Karan (born October 2, 1948) is an American fashion designer and the creator of the Donna Karan New York and DKNY clothing labels.

Early life[change | edit source]

She was born in Forest Hills, Queens, New York City. She is Jewish.