Born François-Joseph-Marie Sportorno in Ajaccio Corsica in 1874. In 1900 moves to 23 place Vendome, Paris. 1904 adopts variation of his mother's name Coti, into Coty to sound more Parisian chic. Starts The House of Coty in 1905 in a two-roomed perfume shop. Launched over 50 fragrances from 1905 till his death in 1934.  
 
 
Ambré Antique The House of Coty
1905
 
Au Cœur des Calices The House of Coty
1912
Chypre de Coty The House of Coty
1917
Cologne Cordon Rouge The House of Coty
1909
Cologne Cordon Vert The House of Coty
1909
Cyclamen The House of Coty
1913
Eau de Coty The House of Coty
1920
Emeraude The House of Coty
1917
Héliotrope The House of Coty
1913
Idylle The House of Coty
1922
Iris The House of Coty
1913
Jacinthe The House of Coty
1914
Jasmin de Corsé The House of Coty
1906
Knize Ten The House of Coty
1924
in collaboration with Vincent Roubert
L’Aimant The House of Coty
1927
in collaboration with Vincent Roubert
L’Œillet France The House of Coty
1914
L’Origan The House of Coty
1905
La Feuillaison The House of Coty
1920
L'Effleurt The House of Coty
1907
La Jacée The House of Coty
1923
La Rose Jacqueminot The House of Coty
1904
La Violette Ambrée The House of Coty
1914
La Violette Pourpre The House of Coty
1906
L'Aimant The House of Coty
1927
in collaboration with Vincent Roubert
L'Ambréine The House of Coty
1906
Le Nouveau Cyclamen The House of Coty
1922
L'Effleurt The House of Coty
1917
L'Entraînement The House of Coty
1913
Lilas Blanc The House of Coty
1910
Lilas Pourpre The House of Coty
1914
L'Or The House of Coty
1912
Moia The House of Coty
1922
Muguet The House of Coty
1910
Muguet des Bois The House of Coty
1913
Paris The House of Coty
1922
Styx The House of Coty
1911