"Being what I am, I can get what I ask."
An Exotic Beauty to say the least, Donyale had mesmerizing features with her chestnut shaped eyes,and her endless limbs. She was known for wearing blonde wigs and cerulean contacts-Her Signature Statement of Style!
In January 1965 a sketch of Donyale appeared on the cover of Harper's Bazaar.
Donayle was the first African American to appear on the cover of British Vogue in 1966.
Being a child of the sixties, Donayale Luna loved the nightlife and eventually her lifestyle caught up with her . On May 17, 1979 Donyale Luna passed away due to a drug overdose. Just goes to show you can never judge a book by it's cover, we all have a unique story, you have to look further than the exterior...Beauty is Skin Deep!
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