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Edward Enninful Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography

Edward Enninful Quick Info
Height 5 ft 9 in
Weight 83 kg
Date of Birth February 22, 1972
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Spouse Alec Maxwell

Edward Enninful is an English creative director and former model of Ghanaian-descent who has revolutionized the fashion industry in his role as the editor-in-chief of British Vogue (2017-2023) by adopting a more bold and inclusive approach to fashion.

Born Name

Edward Kobina Enninful

Nick Name


Edward Enninful as seen in 2022
Edward Enninful as seen in 2022 (Edward Enninful / Instagram)

Sun Sign


Born Place






Edward is an alumnus of Goldsmiths, University of London.


Former Model, Creative Director


  • Father – Major Crosby Enninful
  • Mother – Grace Enninful
  • Siblings – He has 5 siblings.




5 ft 9 in or 175 cm


83 kg or 183 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Edward has dated –

  1. Alec Maxwell – He and his long-term partner Alec Maxwell tied the knot on February 22, 2022, on the occasion of Edward’s 50th birthday, at the exquisite Longleat House in Wiltshire.
Edward Enninful seen with Alec Maxwell in June 2022
Edward Enninful seen with Alec Maxwell in June 2022 (Edward Enninful / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

He is bald.

Brand Endorsements

He has endorsed several brands such as –

  • Pepe Jeans
  • Chanel
  • Alaïa
  • Prada
  • Mugler
  • Cartier
  • Balmain
  • Louis Vuitton
  • Uniqlo
  • Cos
  • Tom Ford
  • Church’s
  • Justine Clenquet
  • Zegna
  • Rolex
Edward Enninful seen in an Instagram selfie with Anna Wintour in 2022
Edward Enninful seen in an Instagram selfie with Anna Wintour in 2022 (Edward Enninful / Instagram)

Edward Enninful Facts

  1. In April 2017, he became the first editor-in-chief of British Vogue of African descent.
  2. In 1991, Edward stepped into the role of fashion director at i-D Magazine at the age of 18. In doing so, he became the youngest fashion director to take charge of an international publication.
  3. In July 2008, he spearheaded the ‘Black Issue’ for Italian Vogue featuring models Naomi Campbell, Liya Kebede, Jourdan Dunn, and Sessilee Lopez. The issue became a watershed moment in fashion and quickly sold out in a span of 72 hours, prompting the publisher Condé Nast to reprint 40,000 additional copies.
  4. Edward released his memoir titled A Visible Man in September 2022.
  5. He is a pet dad to a Boston Terrier named Ru Enninful.
  6. In June 2011, Edward styled the widely-praised ‘Belle Vere’ cover editorial for Italian Vogue which featured plus-size models like Candice Huffine, Tara Lynn, and Robyn Lawley.
  7. In 2014, he was awarded the title of ‘Fashion Creator of the Year’ by the British Fashion Council (BFC).
  8. In June 2023, it was revealed that Edward was stepping down as editor-in-chief of British Vogue.

Featured Image by Edward Enninful / Instagram

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