Before Naomi, there was NAOMI

0 Posted by - January 14, 2018 - BLACK BUSINESS, BLACK FASHION, Black First, BLACK WOMEN, LATEST POSTS, Photo Gallery, Racism

Naomi Ruth Sims was a super model, businesswoman and author.

She was the 1st African-American model to appear on the cover of Ladies’ Home Journal, and is widely credited as being the 1st African-American supermodel.

Sims was born in Oxford, Mississippi, the youngest of 3 girls. By the time she was 13 she stood at 5’10 at the age of 13. She was teased alot at school.

Read more about the legendary super model icon at: http://mobile.nytimes.com/2009/08/04/fashion/04sims.html?_r=0

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