10 Historical Black Women in Fashion

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  • Grace Jones
  • Pam Grier
  • Josephine Baker
  • Diana Ross
  • Lena Horne
  • Billie Holiday
  • Beverly Johnson
  • Iman
  • Angela Davis
  • Celia Cruz

Grace Jones

These remarkable women are the epitome of style. We're talking individuals with a true sense of beauty and who have made their mark on the timeline of fashion. Meet our fierce, fabulous and fashionable icons. By Metanoya Z. Webb

Madonna, Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj ain’t got nothing on Grace Jones. The Jamaican-born entertainer birthed provocateur and since her, no one has been able to do it quite like her. 

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