10 Historical Black Women in Fashion

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

Angela Davis

The freedom fighter, scholar and author shared her love for Black pride and solidarity by wearing her towering Afro — a sign of self-acceptance and strength. Now, that’s beautiful.

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