Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Joan Baez

Joan Baez, 1970

Joan Baez was born on this day, January 9, in 1941. Baez has performed publicly for over 60 years, releasing more than 30 albums. She was photographed by Karsh in 1970, for Look magazine’s “Under 30” series, and again in 1979 for CBS records.

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