National Press Club

Presidential Makeup Artist Interview, 6:30 pm Oct. 7

December 31, 1969

Makeup artist Lillian Brown, who applied makeup to John Kennedy and Richard Nixon before the first televised presidential debate in 1960, will be interviewed at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, in the broadcast studios on the fourth floor.

Brown will discuss the nine U.S. presidents she worked with during her career.

NPC member Larry Quinn will conduct the interview. This program will also be available streamed on the NPC website along with a radio podcast version. There is no admission charge. Please RSVP to: (202) 662-7501 or

-- Ken Mellgren,