Fashion designer Pierre Cardin was hospitalizeNovember 30, 2009
On his way to Venice, leaving from airport Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle, 87 years old French fashion designers Pierre Cardin accused pains and was immediately hospitalized, according to airport sources.
Pierre Cardin was in the boarding room when he started feeling sick. He was transported by a private ambulance to an American hospital in Neuilly-sur-Seine, near Paris.
In May, Cardin was hospitalized two days in Marseille, after a power failure. Five days before he was hospitalized for a double fracture of the scapula after he felt from a ladder.
Pierre Cardin, who opened the doors of his fashion house in 1949, remains the head of an empire with an estimated turnover of 6 billion, of which however began to separate.
In 2008 he occupied position 71 in a top of the largest fortunes in France, with 500 million euros, according to Challenges magazine’s annual ranking.