He’s the man, the myth and the legend responsible for some of the most revered luxury fashion houses in the world. The fame spillover has even turned his cat, Choupette, into a popular critter iconised in collaborations with Shu Umera and Karl’s eponymous label. Karl Lagerfeld has the Midas touch and the staying power quite unlike any other character in the fashion landscape.
But he’s is as mysterious as he is accomplished – little is known of his date of birth and the motivations behind his intriguing lifestyle. Just how well do you know Mr Lagerfeld? Take this quiz and find out!