Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Karen Magnussen

Karen Magnussen, 1973

Karen Magnussen is a Canadian former competitive figure skater. She is the 1972 Olympic silver medallist and 1973 World champion. She was Canada’s Female Athlete of the Year in 1971 and 1972, and was made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1973, the year in which she was photographed by Karsh. Her portrait has just been added to this website.