- Legendary fashion designer and icon, Karl Lagerfeld, died on February 19, 2019
- The late designer was the creative director of top brands like Chanel and Fendi
- After Lagerfeld’s death, his famous cat Choupette might inherit his millions
The world lost a fashion guru, Karl Lagerfeld, on February 19, 2019. He was 85 years old at the time of his passing.
Karl impacted greatly in the fashion scene especially because of his elegant style and signature silver ponytail.
The creative director of Chanel and Fendi who was unmarried and without a child was known to be very fond of his famous cat, Choupette.
Karl reportedly ‘kidnapped’ Choupette from his young model friend, Baptiste Giabiconi, in 2011 and the feline has lived a luxurious life since then.
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However, since the fashion icon has passed on, his eight-year-old cat is set to become the richest feline in the world. She is most likely to receive a slice from the late designer’s fortune.
In a 2015 interview with Le Figaro, a French newspaper, Lagerfeld hinted that his cat might have made it to his will. He said: “She has her own little fortune, she’s an heiress.”
In a Numero magazine interview in 2018, the late star was asked if Choupette was an heir to his fortune and he replied in the affirmative. He said: “Among others, yes. Don’t worry, there is enough for everyone.”
Another person who might gain a fortune after the designer’s death is his 10-year-old godson, Hudson Kroenig. Lagerfeld was also very fond of Hudson.
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