Who is Shannon Abloh?
Shannon Abloh is well known as the wife of the late Virgil Abloh. Virgil was a designer, entrepreneur, and DJ who has been the artistic director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear collection since March 2018. He was pronounced dead on November 28th November 2021.
Shannon Abloh Age
Abloh is around 40 years old. Her exact age and when she was born is currently under review.
Shannon Abloh Husband Death
Shannon’s husband Virgil Abloh was announced dead on November 2021 through his Instagram page. He was privately battling “a rare, aggressive form of cancer called cardiac angiosarcoma since 2019. The statement read
“We are devastated to announce the passing of our beloved Virgil Abloh, a fiercely devoted father, husband, son, brother, and friend,” a message posted on the designer’s Instagram account stated. “He is survived by his loving wife Shannon Abloh, his children Lowe Abloh and Grey Abloh, his sister Edwina Abloh, his parents Nee and Eunice Abloh, and numerous dear friends and colleagues.”
Shannon Abloh Virgil Abloh
Virgil Abloh was a Ghanaian-American entrepreneur and clothes designer. From 2018 until his death from cancer in 2021, he was the artistic director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear collection. Abloh was also the CEO of the Milan-based fashion company Off-White, which he started in 2012.
Abloh, an educated architect who also worked in Chicago street fashion, broke into the realm of international design in 2009 with an apprenticeship at Fendi with American musician Kanye West. The two then began a creative relationship that would propel Abloh’s career and lead to the formation of Off-White.
He was chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 most important people in the world in 2018. He was the first Black person to be the artistic director of a French luxury fashion firm, and he was the first Black person to be designated artistic director of a French luxury fashion house.
Virgil Abloh Cause of Death
Abloh died of a ‘rare, aggressive form of cancer, cardiac angiosarcoma,” in November 2021.
Shannon Abloh Wedding, Children
Shannon and Virgil Abloh were married in 2009. They met while in high school and began an everlasting romantic relationship. They have been living with their children Grey and Lowe in Chicago
Shannon Abloh Career
Shannon is a 40-year-old American program manager at Monster. She formerly worked for Yahoo! as a media planner and account manager. She was born in 1981 and graduated from Edgewood College in Wisconsin with a Bachelor’s degree in management and marketing.
Shannon Abloh Net Worth
Shannon’s net worth is currently knot known, her husband however had a net worth of $100 million.