Tom Ford Get to know the 56-year old designer Tom Ford, before he got famous (e.g. Former Gucci Designer and Yves Saint Laurent). IMDB reports Show Business (TV Series) was Tom Ford's first TV appearance in 1992. BirthdayAugust 27, 1961NationalityAmericanName in PassportThomas Carlyle FordEthnicityEnglish (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)WhiteSexuality - Gay or NayGayHis home town is Austin, Texas, U.S.. His parents Shirley Burton (née Shirley Ann Thrasher) & Thomas David Ford are of English ethnicity. Tom Ford was born on August 27, 1961 on a Sunday. LoadingCenter mapTrafficBicyclingTransit Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: St. Michael's High School, Santa FeUniversity/College: Parsons The New School for DesignYounger Photos Credit: Celebfamily.com Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance Tom Ford Interview on the Highs and Lows of His Career Most popular video on Youtube Nocturnal Animals Official Trailer 1 (2016) - Jake Gyllenhaal Movie Views: 5.792.822 Share your real life experiences with Tom Ford here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is he not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!