22 iconic models who changed fashion's standards: Naomi Campbell Scouted at the age of 15, English model Naomi Campbell established herself as one of the most in-demand models of the 80s and 90s. Campbell was the first black model to appear on the covers of Vogue Paris and Vogue UK.
Naomi Campbell - Was born in London and discovered at 15. In 1987, Naomi was the first black model to appear on the covers of British Vogue. Since then, she has appeared in campaigns for YSL, Prada, and Louis Vuitton. In a chat with Interview, she stated, "I feel a responsibility, because I’ve been given so many opportunities, and I’d like to see other girls of color presented with those same opportunities." She is the queen of the runway.