Birth Place: Long Island, New York, USA
Biography: Michael Kors is an American fashion designer. Kors was born in Long Island, New York and attended Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City.
In 1981, Kors launched the Michael Kors womenswear line at Saks Fifth Avenue and Bergdorf Goodman. In 2002, the menswear line was launched.
In contrast to the more upscale Michael Kors line, the MICHAEL by Michael Kors line was launched was launched in 2004. MICHAEL, though still upscale, is more reasonably priced and available to the public.