Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Sports Illustrated

Henry Luce, 1944

August 16, 1954, saw the launch of Sports Illustrated magazine. It was founded by Henry Luce (1898-1967), an American magazine magnate who also founded Time, LIFE, and Fortune. He has been called “the most influential private citizen in the America of his day.”