model Donyale Luna In Sydney. Donyale Luna was the first black model to appear on British Vogue. She was fond of LSD and was one of the only black women to be part of Andy Warhol's studio. She died in Rome in 1979 of a drug overdose. SO BEAUTIFUL & SAD!
Josephine Baker was an American-born French dancer, singer, actress but most important part of the French resistance during WWII. Born Freda Josephine McDonald in St. Louis, Missouri, she became a citizen of France in 1937
Eartha Kitt-Eartha Mae Kitt (January 1927 – December was an American singer, actress, and cabaret star. She took over the role of Catwoman for the third and final season of the Batman television series. Leopard EVERYTHING
Photographed by Irving Penn, Elvie saw a signed vintage silver print of this 2014 for Euro. all you Shrek fans! Professional wrestler Maurice Tillet, aka The French Angel, was the inspiration for Shrek’s character design.
Nina Mae McKinney (June an American actress dubbed "The Black Garbo" when she worked in Europe. She was one of the first African-American film stars and one of the first African-Americans to appear on British television.
Mary Edmonia Lewis (ca. July 1845 – ca. was the African American & Native American woman to gain fame & recognition as a sculptor in the international fine arts world. She was of African American, Haitian & Ojibwe descent.