Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Elizabeth Arden

Elizabeth Arden, 1948

Canadian-American business woman Elizabeth Arden died on this day, October 18, in 1966. Born Florence Nightingale Graham in 1881, she went by the name Elizabeth Arden and founded the cosmetics company that is now Elizabeth Arden, Inc. She was the sole owner, and at the peak of her career, she was one of the wealthiest women in the world. Arden was photographed by Karsh in 1948 for Coronet Magazine. See who else was photographed for Coronet.