IN MEMORY OF TOM NICON
Tom Nicon (born in Montpellier, France 22 March 1988 – Milan, Italy on 18 June 2010) was a French fashion model who modeled for a number of clients including Louis Vuitton, GQ and Vogue,.He took part in shows for Burberry Prorsum, John Varvatos, Moncler, Moschino, Z Zegna, Dries van Noten, Hugo Boss, Jean Paul Gaultier, Kenzo, Louis Vuitton, Tim Hamilton and Yves Saint Laurent. He was most famous for being the “face” for top UK fashion house Burberry.
Nicon’s body was found in the courtyard of a building in central Milan on 23 June 2010 after falling four floors from a window of an apartment he was residing in and just hours before a scheduled show he was to appear in at Milan Fashion Week event. He had attended a Versace fitting on the same morning. Police are treating Nicon’s death as a suicide. Police are investigating.