- Name: Edith Head
- Born: 10/28/1897
- Died: 10/24/1981 (83 years old)
Edith Head (October 28, 1897 – October 24, 1981) was an American costume designer who won a record eight Academy Awards for Best Costume Design between 1949 and 1973.
Birth Name: Edith Claire Posener
School: University of California, Berkeley (B.A., 1919), Stanford University (M.A., 1920)
Alias: Edith Claire Posener
Birth Place: San Bernardino, California, U.S.
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.