09/18/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Beverly Johnson: 'I Had No Idea I Was The First Black Woman To Be On The Cover Of Vogue'

Beverly Johnson was a 21-year-old ingenue sleeping on a mattress on the floor of her midtown Manhattan apartment when she went into the photo studio with legendary photographer Francesco Scavullo 35 years ago this month.

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