it's far hard to imagine that Giorgio Armani might have had every other calling.

The Italian style designer, born in northern Italian metropolis of Piacenza in 1934, had desired to become a physician, but dropped out of scientific school and had other plans.

After working as a window wardrobe in a Milan branch save, and later a menswear department income assistant, the untrained clothier went on to liven up the fashion international with a timeless elegance that positioned him in the upper echelons of superb 20th century designers.

'My lifestyles is my work'

The press likes to name the style fashion designer "King George," with The big apple times in 2009 noting that "because the president, chief government and sole shareholder of the multibillion-dollar organization he based in 1975, Armani is the wealthiest fashion designer in the world." nevertheless the owner of the worldwide style empire that bears his call, it appears Armani remains a style king.

As Armani celebrates his 85th birthday on July eleven, the style international is questioning who will follow in his footsteps. Talking on Italian tv ultimate 12 months, Armani stated his nephews and nieces as possible heirs.

but in an interview with the financial times simply two years ago, Armani made it clear he wasn't planning on leaving the business. "My existence is my work," he said.