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Fashion Icon Bijan Pakzad Dies

4/16/2011 12:25 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Famous designer Bijan Pakzad died today in Los Angeles, this according to reports.

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He suffered a stroke Thursday night and was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medial Center.

Jimmy Delshad, former two-time mayor of Beverly Hills, confirmed the news via Twitter: "It is with sadness in my heart that I share the terrible news of Bijan passing away. May he rest in peace."

Bijan was a legend in the fashion and perfume biz and designed clothes for movie stars and world leaders. His Rodeo Drive boutique is known as the most expensive store in the world.


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61.

LOL    

WOW , according to this idiot , six American presidents and also other countries presidents wear Bijan's "overrated fake" suits ,poor presidents !LOL
Leonard must be either an Hispanic like those who clean my house
or a white trash .I am new in America and I am getting discussed with your so-called culture broadcasting everyday from ID and True TV channels ! we should assimilate you :))

Bijan the LEGEND

1291 days ago
62.

ray2kid    

Leonard: Not only the proud Iranians going anywhere, there will be more of the moving to Beverly Hills. It's good for you, you'll have more toilets to clean. I am sure they'll feed you some of that good Persian food the you like so much.

1291 days ago
63.

ray2kid    

In honor and memory of Bijan, his yellow Cadillac should be permanently parked in front of his store.

RIP Bijan

1291 days ago
64.

Scotty    

Sad

1290 days ago
65.

Scotty    

Sad

1290 days ago
66.

Eric    

Didn't he have the yellow Rolls Royce parked on Rodeo Drive every day?

1290 days ago
67.

Ramin    

Dear Bijan , We all love you. You will be forever in our hearts. 2011 is a very sad year.

1290 days ago
68.

Peg    

Too young! One of the very few designers left with vision and CLASS. RIP.

1287 days ago
69.

poopak    

روحش شاد....

1284 days ago
70.

Sharif    

Bijan will be remembered as the most unique legend of the Fashion World and our pride!

1282 days ago
71.

Stuart    

actually he looked sleazy and gross

1110 days ago
72.

alicia    

my deepest sympathy to his children.He was a great person and one of a kind designer never foget him

969 days ago
73.

Charlotte    

AND HE IS NOT AN IDIOT HE WAS A VERY KIND MAN! when he was in high school he was gonna buy ice cream and he bought some for his whole class. I learned that at his funeral I was there he is my dads uncle his funeral was in irvine at a symmetry

434 days ago
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Charlotte    

Bijan was my dads uncle I never got to no him but I remember him he was my great uncle he had a stroke

434 days ago
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