Name: Alexander McQueen
Birth Name: 
Lee Alexander McQueen
Birth Date: 
March 17, 1969
Birth Place: 
East End of London, U.K.
Fashion Designer
Relationship Status: 
Passed Away on February 11, 2010
Celebrity Ranking # 1768

Fashion’s Brightest Stars Remember Alexander McQueen

Posted Monday September 20, 2010 9:10 AM GMT

As the London Fashion Week festivities continued, late designer Alexander McQueen was remembered in a special ceremony earlier today (September 20).

UK style icon Kate Moss looked somber chic as she arrived at St. Paul’s Cathedral to pay tribute to her collaborator and friend.


Alexander McQueen's Coroner Blames Drugs, Depression

Posted Wednesday April 28, 2010 9:02 AM GMT

With more details finally emerging after the tragic loss of Lee Alexander McQueen, a coroner report tells that the designer had numerous drugs in his system.

According to the documents, the London coroner found "a significant level of cocaine, sleeping pills, and tranquilizers in the blood samples" at the time of McQueen's passing in February.


Stars Gather for Alexander McQueen’s Funeral

Posted Thursday February 25, 2010 2:45 PM GMT

Saying goodbye to a friend and colleague, Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell were spotted at the funeral of fashion designer Alexander McQueen today (February 25).

According to a family spokesperson, “a private funeral service will take place today for Alexander Lee McQueen… The service is for family only.”


Alexander McQueen’s Cause of Death: Hanging

Posted Wednesday February 17, 2010 4:02 PM GMT

His tragic death rocked the fashion world last week, and now it has been confirmed that Alexander McQueen took his own life by hanging himself.

The British designer was found in his London apartment along with a suicide note. He was 40 years old.

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Lady GaGa Wins Three Brits, Honors McQueen

Posted Wednesday February 17, 2010 12:05 AM GMT

Having another big awards show night, Lady GaGa took home three trophies after appearing at the 2010 Brit Awards in London, England on Tuesday (February 16).

Held at Earl's Court, the "Poker Face" singer was crowned tops in the international breakthrough, international female and international album categories.


Victoria Beckham Hits Fashion Week Fundraiser

Posted Saturday February 13, 2010 2:57 AM GMT

Getting in the swing of the fashionable happenings in the Big Apple, Victoria Beckham was spotted out and about during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Tent at Bryant Park in New York City on Friday night (February 12).

Wearing a Help Heal Haiti shirt, the former Spice Girl made her way over to Naomi Campbell's Fashion For Relief Haiti NYC 2010 Fashion Show where she mingled with guests including Lorenzo Martone.


Katy Perry Saddened Over McQueen Passing

Posted Thursday February 11, 2010 10:52 PM GMT

Keeping herself in tip top shape, Katy Perry was spotted hitting up the gym in Los Angeles, California on Thursday afternoon (February 11).

The "Hot n Cold" singer gave a smile to awaiting paparazzi as she hit the exit following her workout session, clad in a cute "The Cat's Meow" t-shirt.


Naomi Campbell Mourns at McQueen Shop

Posted Thursday February 11, 2010 9:10 PM GMT

Paying her respects to her friend and late British fashion designer, Alexander McQueen, Naomi Campbell was spotted visiting his store in New York City on Thursday (February 11).

The beautiful supermodel looked quite somber when she showed up to the store located to remember her friend, who was found dead of an apparent suicide early Thursday morning.