before 9am on this day, Gianni Versace, the 50 year-old fashion designer and businessman,
was returning to his home in Ocean Drive, Miami, after buying breakfast and Italian
Newspapers from the fashionable 'News Cafe', when Andrew Cunanan, 27, took a gun
from his backpack and shot him twice in the head.
then hid the gun with clothing in an abandoned Chevrolet pick-up truck.
flooded in from his famous clientele in the world, including a message from Princess
Diana, who said she was:
at the loss of a great and talented man"