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    Naomi Sims : Often lauded as the first black supermodel ever in the late 1960s. Her Life Magazine cover (1969) was exhibited by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Sadly she succumbed to breast cancer in 2009.

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    Naomi Simms, one of the world’s first African- American models blazed the trail with her “Black is beautiful” movement, and opened doors for women like Beverly Johnson.

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    Black Beauty * Naomi Sims

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    On March 30th in 1948, model Naomi Sims was born! She is widely considered to be the first ever African American supermodel. Subscribe to daily Fashion History facts on our blog! #fashion #model #tifh


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