Ashanti (Beverly Johnson) Trailer
American supermodel who, in 1974, became known for being the first black woman to appear on the cover of American Vogue. She studied at Northeastern University, where she planned to major in criminal justice. She once wanted to be a lawyer but ended up modeling instead. Her daughter Anansa, born 1984, worked as a plus-size model. She was honored at Oprah Winfrey's 2006 Legends Ball.
Age: 62 years old
Birthday: October 13, 1952
Born: New York
Birth Sign: Libra