Marlon Brando in The Wild One. The Wild One is a 1953 outlaw biker film directed by László Benedek and produced by Stanley Kramer. It is famed for Marlon Brando's iconic portrayal of the gang leader Johnny Strabler.
Simply iconic, Hollywood legend Marlon Brando solidified an iconic fashion moment as Johnny Strabler in the motorcycle gang drama The Wild One Posing on a bike, Brando wears a leather biker jacket and a biker cap stylishly tilted.
If you were born in that year Marlon Brando was hailed as the new Hollywood wonder actor when he brought his acclaimed Broadway role of Stanley Kowalski to Hollywood - A Streetcar Named Desire opened in December the year you were born.
One of the most innovative and influential designers of the twentieth century, Madeleine Vionnet not only invented the bias cut, she was also an early adopter of workers' rights and copyright protection of her unique designs.
A bias cut is defined as simply a diagonal cut on fabric. Bias cuts are used so that when the garment is constructed, the the lines literally come together as a V no matter if they are right side up or upside down.