Original "Gerber Baby" Ann Turner Cook Is Still Going Strong, Celebrating Her 93rd Birthday
The woman whose lovely childhood face is known worldwide as the “Gerber Baby” celebrated her 93rd birthday on Wednesday.
Ann Turner Cook, who is still portrayed in the brand's iconic trademark logo, first rose to fame for her face when she was just 4-months-old.
Gerber baby and Ann Turner Cook
According to the company’s website, Gerber held a contest in 1928 to find a face to represent their baby food. They invited artists to submit their own portrayals of Gerber babies.