Hubert James Marcel Taffin de Givenchy was born on February 21, 1927, in northern France.
Givenchy is now the name of a French fashion house selling fashion, accessories and perfumes.
Givenchy is considered to be royalty in the industry, it has a reputation for glamour, couture, being and selling a range of beautiful fragrances. With many A-List celebrities adorning themselves with its fashion and accessories, such as Audry Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Charade, Givenchy continues to prove superior in its creations.
Today there are 246 Givenchy perfumes, and as a house it is well established, with the earliest perfume created in 1957, the latest from 2020. The fashion house is now owned by luxury conglomerate Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessey.