Eunice Johnson, Thank You!
Five Fun Facts About Eunice Johnson
Eunice Johnson and John H. Johnson created a publishing empire that included the successful Ebony and Jet magazines.
In 1958, Eunice Johnson and one of her friends worked on a Fashion Show for a hospital in New Orleans that turned into a major fundraising enterprise with black models wearing clothing by black designers.
Eunice Johnson and her husband attended a celebration for the centennial of the Emancipation Proclamation, in 1963.
1973, Ebony and Jet publisher John H. Johnson’s Wife Eunice Johnson created Fashion Fair Cosmetics. First Black Owned Cosmetic Brand.
1991, Ebony Fashion Fair made 190 stops in the United States, the Caribbean, and Canada. Ebony Fashion Fair partnered with a local charity to help raise money for everything the community needs (scholarships, facilities for medical research for diseases specific to African-Americans, & etc.).