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1949: Vera is born in NYC
1969: Placed 5th in figure skating U.S National Championship
1971: Graduated from Sarah Lawrence College
1967: Graduated from the Chapin School
1987: Left Vogue and began designing for Ralph Lauren
Had trouble finding a wedding dress and got hers custom made.
1989: Married Arthur Becker (copy)
1990: Opened her first bridal bouotique in the Carlyle Hotel in New York
Received financial backing from her father
Began working at Vogue as an assistant
1972: After working at Vogue for one year was named senior fashion editor.
1994: Designed hand beaded ensmable for figure skater in Olympics.
1993: Adopted her daughter Josephine.
Adopted her daughter Cecilia
2011: Launched line at David's Bridal
2001: Launched her first frangrance
2006: Launched a clothing line at Kohl's
2012: Vera and Arthur Becker divorced
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