Photo licensed from Johnson Publishing Company, publisher of EBONY and JET magazines.
Acclaimed actress and comedian Whoopi Goldberg appears as the guest of honor during the 89th annual Friars Club Roast held on October 8, 1993 at New York Hilton. . Host Ted Danson, Whoopi’s then love interest, caused an uproar by appearing in blackface. (Frederick Watkins,
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