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Quotation by Coco Chanel
There have been several Duchesses of Westminster—but there is only one Chanel!
Coco Chanel (1883–1971), French fashion designer. As quoted in Famous Actors and Actresses on the American Stage, vol. 2, by William C. Young (1975).
Chanel, who never married, said this to the Duke of Westminster when he proposed.
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