Madonna, Kanye West, & More Pay Tribute To Italian Vogue Editor Franca Sozzani Following Her Passing

This is such sad news.

Italian Vogue editor-in-chief Franca Sozzani passed away Thursday after battling a year-long illness. She was 66.

Cond Nast chairman Jonathan Newhouse issued the following statement:

“This is the saddest news I have ever had to report to you. Franca Sozzani, the Editor of Italian Vogue for 28 years, died today in Milan after a year-long illness with her son Francesco by her side.”

Celebrity tributes have been pouring in for one of the most beloved editors in the fashion industry, known for breaking boundaries and producing incredible content.

RIP beautiful, incredible, talented Franca SozzaniSpeechless..A photo posted by Bella Hadid (@bellahadid) on Dec 22, 2016 at 9:24am PST

RIP.

[Image via Ivan Nikolov/WENN.]

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