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Beverly Johnson Had To Take A Typing Test To Land Her First Glamour Cover (PHOTO)

As the "first black supermodel," Beverly Johnson has made quite a name for herself since launching her career with a Glamour cover in 1972.

The 60-year-old beauty caught up with the fashion magazine for the November issue, recalling how she got her start in a very homogenous, '70s era modeling industry. Sure, she had to show up to the casting call looking gorgeous, but Johnson also had to display another asset before Glamour would put her in front of the camera: typing skills. She explains: