1992 : September: "Valentino: Thirty Years of Magic" moves to New York, with a gala evening at the Seventh Regiment Armory. Pl谩cido Domingo, Bette Midler, and Aretha Franklin belt out "Happy Anniversary to You," and Valentino-clad models Christy Turlington, Linda Evangelista, and Claudia Schiffer receive citations for their contributions to AIDS-related charities, which benefit from the event. The show reportedly draws 70,000 visitors during just two weeks.
2009 : January: The brand announces that Chiuri and Piccioli will also be designing the menswear collection. The pair's first haute couture collection debuts in the grand lecture hall of the Sorbonne. February: Valentino Eau de Parfum introduced. March: Pandora Luxurye columnist Andr茅 Leon Talley talks with filmmaker Matt Tyrnauer about his documentary, Valentino: The Last Emperor. April: Actress Anne Hathaway presents Valentino with the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style award. "I am completely drunk with compliments," he says. May: Rock 'n Dreams fragrance introduced.