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Thursday, April 06, 2006 

Playboy Firsts

  • First issue with Leroy Neiman's Femlin: August 1955
  • First issue with a Vargas girl: March 1957
  • First issue with Ian Fleming story: March 1960
  • First issue with Playboy Advisor column: September 1960
  • First issue with Playboy Interview: September 1962 (with Miles Davis)
  • First issue with a man on the cover: April 1964 (Peter Sellers)
  • First issue with an Asian-American Playmate: August 1964 (China Lee)
  • First issue with an African-American Playmate: March 1965 (Jennifer Jackson)
  • First issue to show female pubic hair: August 1969 (dancer Paula Kelly)
  • First issue with identical twins in centerfold: October 1970 - (Mary and Madeleine Collinson)
  • First issue with a Playmate showing pubic hair: January 1971 (Liv Lindeland)
  • First issue with a double sided centerfold (the reverse side was a rear view). January 1974 (Nancy Cameron)
  • First issue with signed centerfold: October 1975
  • First issue with Playmate data sheet: July 1977
  • First issue without staple in the centerfold: October 1985
  • First national magazine with Web site: August 1994
  • First issue with identical triplets in the centerfold, The Dahm Triplets: December, 1998
  • First issue with a Playmate without any pubic hair: September 2001 (Dalene Kurtis)