Coco Chanel (Education)

Founder Of The Chanel Label Brand

No University Education

Chanel did not live a normal childhood. Her mom passed away when she was 12. She had very little formal education, the little education she received came at the orphanage home where she grew up which was run by nuns at Aubazine. She also spent two years at another convent school at Moulins. During her years at the convent, Chanel was taught how to sew. Chanel eventually went on to work as a singer at a bar and later became a mistress for of a wealthy military officer who helped finance her fashion endeavors as she was getting started in her fashion career.