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Veronica Webb

Model
Female
Born Feb 25, 1965

Veronica Webb is an American model, actress, writer, journalist and television personality. Webb was the first African-American to have a major cosmetics contract. Webb appeared on covers of Vogue, Essence and Elle magazines and on the runway for Victoria's Secret and Chanel.… Read More

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  • AlaÏa, The Exhibition
    Huffington Post - Sep 27, 2013
  • Veronica Webb Makes Beauty History...
    Huffington Post - Feb 06, 2013
  • Look: Detroit Icons Captured In New Book
    Huffington Post - Jan 24, 2013
  • Front Row: Veronica Webb’s Styles To ‘Make Any Woman Feel Beautiful’
    NYTimes - Dec 26, 2012

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Veronica Webb.

CHILDHOOD

1965 Birth Born on February 25, 1965.

TEENAGE

1983 18 Years Old Webb graduated in 1983 from the Detroit Waldorf School and moved to New York to study design. … Read More

TWENTIES

1989 24 Years Old She also appeared in the music video for New Order's "Round and Round" off their 1989 album "Technique" and appears briefly in Scritti Politti's "Perfect Way" video from their 1985 album Cupid & Psyche 85.
1991 26 Years Old In New York, Webb pursued a modeling career and eventually became a spokesmodel for Revlon. She was the first black supermodel to win an exclusive contract for a major cosmetics company. In 1991 Webb made her feature film debut in Spike Lee's Jungle Fever. … Read More

THIRTIES

1998 33 Years Old In 1998, Miramax Books published Veronica Webb Sight: Adventures In The Big City, a collection of autobiographical essays. … Read More
2002 37 Years Old Webb married George Robb in 2002 and had daughters Leila Rose Robb (born October 2002) and Molly Blue Robb (born May 2004). The couple divorced in 2009. … Read More

FORTIES

2009 44 Years Old Webb ran the ING New York City Marathon for the first time in 2009 and ran for Harlem United Community AIDS Center. http://nymag.com/daily/fashion/2009/10/yigal_azrouel_to_sweat_in_fron.html
2010 45 Years Old In 2010, Webb was named a member of the Eucerin Skin First Council to promote skin health. … Read More
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