Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Hairdresser Vidal Sassoon Dies At 84
Although being too young at 17 to serve in the Second War he became the youngest member of 43 Group a Jewish veterans underground organization.
Vidal trained with Raymond Bessone in his salon in Mayfair which he said in 2010-He really taught me how to cut hair I never would've achieved what I have without him.Vidal opened his first salon in London.In 2002 The Vidal Sassoon salons had been sold to Regis Corporation.Vidal authored several books including A Year Of Beauty and Health co-written by his former wife Beverly.
Vidal married his first wife Elaine Wood in 1956 but the marriage ended in 1958 when she left him for British champion David Nations.In 1967 Vidal married his second wife Beverly Adams.They had four children two daughters Catya(born 1960-2002)an actress who died from a drug induced heart attack,Eden(born 1973) and two sons Elen(born 1970)and David.Vidal and Beverly divorced in 1980.
In 2011 it was reported that Vidal was diagnosed with leukemia and was receiving treatment in Beverly Hills and London.Vidal died at his home in L.A on May 9 2012.
R.I.P Vidal Sassoon May Angels Protect You And Keep You Safe
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