One of the saddest news hit the entire works is the death of Virgil Abloh who was a renowned American fashion designer and entrepreneur.
Virgil Abloh was born on September 30, 1980 in Rockford, Illinois if the United States of America to his parents Nee Abloh, Eunice Abloh.
His educational career picked up at the Boylan Catholic high school before gaining admission into the University of Wisconsin-Madison back in 2002.
As a man who was aiming to make lot’s of impact, Virgil in 2006 went to the Illinois Institute of Technology to further up his education.
Known very well with his affiliation with LVMH, Virgil Abloh was the artistic director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear collection from 2018 until his sad death.
Virgil aside his role as director of Louis Vuitton, was also the chief executive officer of Milan-based label Off-White, a fashion house he founded in 2012.
What is the cause of Virgil Abloh death?
Virgil Abloh has been battling cancer for several years according to a statement released on the official page of LVMH.
LVMH, Louis Vuitton and Off White are devastated to announce the passing of Virgil Abloh, on Sunday, November 28th, of cancer, which he had been battling privately for several years. pic.twitter.com/CytwZLvSFu— LVMH (@LVMH) November 28, 2021
After a long battle with Cancer, Abloh couldn’t sustain it anymore and passed away on the 28th day of November 2021.