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Cristóbal Balenciaga Eizaguirre was a Spanish Basque fashion designer and the founder of the Balenciaga fashion house. He had a reputation as a couturier of uncompromising standards and was referred to as "the master of us all" by Christian Dior and as "the only couturier in the truest sense of the word" by Coco Chanel, who continued "The others are simply fashion designers". He continues to be revered as the supreme deity of the European salons. On the day of his death, in 1972, Women's Wear Daily ran the headline "The king is dead".
cutenose  1/25/2017
The name Cristobal was given to 164 boys born in the US in 2015.
HerculePoirot  6/20/2016
Cristobal Huet (born September 3, 1975) is a French professional hockey goaltender who currently plays for the HC Lausanne of the Swiss National League A. He is the first French netminder and second French-trained player overall (after Philippe Bozon) to play in the NHL. Huet won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks during the 2009–10 NHL season, and became the first Frenchman to win the Stanley Cup as a player.
sambchop  6/19/2016
When I say this name, it comes out sounding very similar to "Crystal Ball". I am most likely pronouncing it wrong... but I have a feeling that many people will try and pronounce it the same way.
― Anonymous User  12/12/2011
:) The municipal president of Paraìso, a town in the south of Mexico, =D bears this name!
Schizofrenic  12/21/2010
Cristobal is actually a very marvelous name, because, it sounds holy. A good name for a monk.
Schizofrenic  12/21/2010
I don't like this name, but it became trendy during the Renaissance when everyone started naming their kids after Columbus.
lcgirl20  4/1/2008
Cristobal Balenciaga (1895-1972) was a fashion designer.
― Anonymous User  12/30/2006
Christopher Columbus's name was ACTUALLY pronounced, and written, "Cristobal" not, "Christopher.
Tartessos  11/12/2006

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