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July 5th is the international bikini day- marking seventy years since the swim suit was invented by Parisian fashion designer Louis Reard.[/caption]
July 5th is the international bikini day- marking seventy years since the swim suit was invented by Parisian fashion designer Louis Reard.
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On this occasion, here we share five interesting facts about this Persian invention:
You will be surprised to know that the name of this revealing swim suit was inspired from hydrogen bomb testing that was conducted at Bikini Atoll in the South Pacific.
The original bikini designed by Louis Reard Louis Reard was only 30 of square inches.
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November 9, 2009 is an historic day in terms of Bikini, the world’s largest bikini parade took place on this day. Clad only in bikinis, 287 girls paraded in Johannesburg, South Africa, to raise awareness for breast cancer.
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The most expensive bikini is the world costs $30 million, designed by Susan Rosen and Steinmetz Diamonds.
The modern string bikini was worn for the first time by French model and nude dancer Micheline Bernardini.