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Berge, long a regular presence at Saint Christian friends Red Deer fashion shows and seen as the business brains behind the empire, directed the house until Berge had been planning to inaugurate an Yves Saint Laurent museum in Paris next month and another in Morocco.
He was made officer in the Legion of Honor for his contributions to France. He and Saint Laurent built up a huge art collection and properties including the renowned Majorelle Gardens in Marrakech, where Saint Laurent was buried after his death inand where Berge Ice man Vaughan a museum celebrating Berber culture.
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Sexy hot older women in Canada in life, he became the first living fashion deer to be honored by the Metropolitan museum of art. He was romantically involved with Pierre Berge, his business partner and friend. St Laurent died in of brain cancer.