, author: Ermakova M.

Russian fashion designer Vyacheslav Zaitsev dies at 86

According to several media reports. today the fashion designer was taken to one of the hospitals, where he later died.

Fashion designer Vyacheslav Zaitsev died in Moscow at the age of 86. In the last years of his life, Zaitsev suffered from illness.

Russian fashion designer Vyacheslav Zaitsev is considered the first Soviet fashion designer who brought his collections to shows in New York and Paris. In addition, Zaitsev's work was marked by numerous prizes and awards, including such as Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1991), People's Artist of the Russian Federation (2006).