Hubert de Givenchy has died at 91. Best known for designing Audrey Hepburn's little black dress in ‘Breakfast at Tiffany's,’ Givenchy was one of several Paris-based designers, including Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent and Christobal Balenciaga, who redefined fashion following World War II.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Nina Simone’s childhood home a national treasure; it was saved from demolition in 2016. The singer and Civil Rights activist experienced major mental health & financial issues before dying in France in 2003.
Following days of suspense, Zimbabwe elected its new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa. He replaces Robert Mugabe after serving as his right-hand man for decades and ousting the authoritarian leader last year. Mnangagwa's opponent has alleged widespread electoral fraud.
Lidia Bastianich is an award-winning restaurateur specializing in Italian cuisine who’s behind acclaimed eateries like Felidia as well as the venue Eataly. She has authored several books and hosted a series of cooking shows, including "Lidia’s Family Table."