Rommy revson is 76 years old today because rommys birthday is on 02151944. Within a few years revson said her husband lost a large part of his fortune on deals gone bad.
Revson was born in somerville massachusetts after his family immigrated from canada to the united states.
Rommy revson family. It was bizarrely successful and if inventor rommy h. Revson obtained the first design patent for the scrunchie in 1987. The name scrunchie was a natural evolution because the fabric scrunched up.
His father samuel revson was born in lithuania and of russian jewish heritage his mother jeanette weiss revson in austria hungary and of german jewish background. She married him and moved into his bedford conn estate. Records may include photos original documents family history relatives specific dates locations and full names.
Revson named the decorative hair accessory the scunci after her pet toy poodle. Brother of joseph revson and martin elliott revson. While house sitting in the hamptons she dreamt up the concept of our beloved scrunchie.
Rommy revson can see her handiwork anywhere she looks. He was raised in manchester new hampshire. Back in 1986 nightclub singerpianist rommy revson was looking for a gentler alternative to the plastic and metal hair ties that kept damaging her strands.
A former singer songwriter revson came up with the invention while house sitting. In 1986 she invented and patented the 1 hair scrunchy that can now be spotted on just about every ponytail around. Rommy revson historical records and family trees related to rommy revson.
She had no claim to the revlon family fortune and again tried to figure out how she was going keep her son in prep school and support herself going forward. Revson had her way an even more unusual invention would have made it just as big. The original brightly.
They would eventually divorce. Who invented the scrunchie. Revson r hunt revson rommy hunt r r hunt rommy hunt revson and rommy h revson are some of the alias or nicknames that rommy has used.
The scrunchie was patented in 1987 by rommy revson. Previous to rommys current city of lake worth fl rommy revson lived in neptune nj shrewsbury nj and village of wellington fl. His younger brother was doug revson who also lost his life in a race car in denmark in 1967.
Revson remains the last american born driver to win a race mario andretti a naturalized american was born in montona italy now a part of present day croatia. When she couldnt find an adequate option revson took matters into her own hands. Son of samuel morris revson and jeanette leah revson husband of lynn revson and johanna caterina christina revson father of private and charles haskell revson jr.
She created the first prototype of the scrunchie because she wanted a gentler version of the metal hair ties used in the 1980s.