Centenary Celebrations for Chanel No 5.
‘Two Drops of Chanel No 5’, replied Marilyn Monroe
100 years ago, in May 1921, Coco Chanel launched her Perfume Chanel No 5.
The iconic perfume Chanel No 5 was created by Ernest Beaux, former perfumier to the Russian Tsars. The fragrance was named No 5 because it was the 5th scent (out of 10) presented to Mademoiselle Chanel which she chose to signify her.
In 1953 the perfume become world renown when actress Marilyn Monroe replied
-‘Two drops of Chanel No 5’, when asked what she was wearing when sleeping.
För exakt 100 år sedan, i maj 1921, lanserade Coco Chanel sin ikoniska parfym Chanel No 5.