Death of Oleg Cassini

April 11, 1913 - March 17, 2006
New York, New York | Age 92

Chief designer for Jacqueline Kennedy
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The magic of Camelot may have had something to do with Oleg Cassini, the designer who created Jacqueline Kennedy's graceful, elegant look.

Cassini died Friday at age 92 in a Long Island hospital, said his wife, Marianne. She said her husband was hospitalized after complaining of a headache last Saturday, but that he did not have a stroke.

"He was a tremendous, tremendous person,'' she said.

Cassini created Jackie Kennedy's Inauguration Day outfit, a fawn-colored wool...

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