Calvin Klein is the man responsible for the billion-dollar powerhouse of a brand that is fashion’s American dream.
It’s not just the clothes – and the underwear, of course – Calvin Klein sells a lifestyle, with some of fashion’s most famous ad campaigns (remember a topless teenage Kate Moss straddling the super buff Mark Wahlberg? Christy Turlington whispering "Obsession"?)
The first time Calvin Klein ever had a Big Mac, he asked for it "medium rare" – he won’t be repeating that experience any time soon. He thought it was revolting.