Albert Capraro

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Albert Capraro
Mrs. Ford meets with fashion designer Albert Capraro in the Second Floor West Sitting Hall. Seated; Capraro on left of photo, pointing at paper Mrs.Ford is holding;Betty Ford in center, looking at paper.
Born (1943-05-20)May 20, 1943
New York, New York
Nationality American/Italian
Occupation Fashion designer

Albert Capraro (born May 20, 1943) is an American fashion designer. He is a graduate of Parsons School of Design and worked for Lilly Daché and Oscar de la Renta before starting his own business in 1974.[1] His clients have included Betty Ford, Susan Ford, Barbara Walters, Cristina Ferrare,[2] Polly Bergen, Tawny Little[3] , Phyllis George and Anne Armstrong.[4][5]


  1. ^ Time magazine: March 24, 1975-Albert Who?
  2. ^ People Magazine, April 16, 1984 Vol. 21 No. 15
  3. ^ People Magazine August 01, 1983 Vol. 20 No. 5 Dukes' Star John Schneider and Ex-Miss America Tawny Little Hazzard a Marriage
  4. ^ Time magazine: March 22, 1976-American Chic in Fashion
  5. ^ People magazine: February 3, 1975-The New Man in Betty Ford's Life—Designer Albert Capraro