Diahann Carroll TV Actress
She was born on July 17, 1935 (died on October 04, 2019, she was 84 years old) in The Bronx, New York as Carol Diahann Johnson.
Diahann Carroll was an American actress, singer and model. She rose to stardom in performances in some of the earliest major studio films to feature black casts, including Carmen Jones in 1954 and Porgy and Bess in 1959. In 1962, Carroll won a Tony Award for best actress, a first for a black woman, for her role in the Broadway musical No Strings.
Her 1968 debut in Julia, the first series on American television to star a black woman in a nonstereotypical role, was a milestone both in her career and the medium. In the 1980s she played the role of...
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Is Diahann Carroll still alive?
No, she died on 10/04/2019, 1 year ago. She was 84 years old when she died. Cause of death: cancer. She died in Los Angeles
What was Diahann's zodiac sign?
Diahann Carroll zodiac sign was cancer.
When is Diahann Carroll's next birthday?
Diahann Carroll was born on the , which was a Wednesday
Diahann Carroll net worth
She had a net worth of 20 million dollars.
Her first feature film was The Little Mermaid (2018). She was 83 when she starred in this movie. Since 2018, she has appeared in 37 feature films. The last one is The Best of Broadway (1985). In this movie, she played the character Herself .
Diahann Carroll movie characters
The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:
|The Little Mermaid (2018)||83|
|Mermeia Holographic Wow||The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978)||43|
|And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)||78|
|Nana Peeples||Peeples (2013)||77|
|Eleanor Potter||The Five Heartbeats (1991)||55|
|Elzora||Eve's Bayou (1997)||62|
|Ellen 'Ellie' Kennedy||The Split (1968)||33|
|Herself||Sing Your Song (2012)||76|
|TV in Black: The First Fifty Years (2004)||68|
|Betty Hemings||Sally Hemings: An American Scandal (2000)||64|
|Nana||The Front (2010)||74|
|Herself||Light Girls (2015)||79|
|Nana||At Risk (2010)||74|
|King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970)||34|
|Myrt||Carmen Jones (1954)||19|
|Ms. Edna||The Masked Saint (2016)||80|
|Pouponne||The Courage to Love (2000)||64|
|Claudine Price||Claudine (1974)||38|
|Lydia Bishop||A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle (1994)||58|
|Clara||Porgy and Bess (1959)||23|
|Maria Cole||Livin' for Love: The Natalie Cole Story (2000)||65|
|Vivian Thurlow||Hurry Sundown (1967)||31|
|Herself||Color Adjustment (1992)||56|
|Betty Mae||Death Scream (1975)||39|
|Connie Lampson||Paris Blues (1961)||26|
|Mrs. Wilson||The Sweetest Gift (1998)||62|
|Nightclub Singer||Goodbye Again (1961)||25|
|Vivian||I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1979)||43|
|Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker (1991)||56|
|Maggie||From the Dead of Night (1989)||53|
|Sadie Delany||Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (1999)||63|
|Herself||Night of 100 Stars (1982)||46|
|Carolyne Lovejoy||Sister, Sister (1982)||46|
|Margo Stover||Murder in Black and White (1990)||54|
|Vernetta Chase||Sunday in Paris (1991)||55|
|Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing (1968)||33|
|Herself||The Best of Broadway (1985)||49|
Her first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).
Nominated Academy Award for Best Actress in 1974 , awarded Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical in 1962 , awarded Crystal Award in 1992 , awarded Lucy Award in 1998 , awarded Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame in 1976 and
Birth name of Diahann Carroll is Carol Diahann Johnson
Diahann Carroll had two marriages.
Vic Damone, Singer
She married with Vic Damone (89), in 1987. Diahann Carroll was 51 and Vic Damone was 58 years old. After 9 years, they break up in 1996.
Monte Kay, Record producer
Carroll married with Monte Kay (63), in 1956. Diahann Carroll was 20 and Monte Kay was 31 years old. They ended their 7 years marriage in 1963.
Other facts about Diahann Carroll
|Family name||Carroll. Show people with the surname Carroll , nature of statement: pseudonym|
|Given name||Diahann , series ordinal: 2|
|Name in native language||Diahann Carroll|
|Place of birth||The Bronx|
|Work period (start)||1954-01-01T00:00:00Z|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||English|
|Official website||Diahann Carroll official website|
|Sex or gender||Female|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Ethnic group||African Americans|
|On focus list of Wikimedia project||WikiProject African Diaspora|
|Date of death||2019-10-04T00:00:00Z|
|Birth name||Carol Diahann Johnson|
|Place of death||Los Angeles|
|Manner of death||Natural Causes|
|Cause of death||Cancer|
|Number of children||1|
|Work period (end)||2019-01-01T00:00:00Z|
|NLP ID (record)||9810656053105606|
|NLP ID (unique)||A2901332X|
|National Library of Israel identifier||002212009|
|CiNii author ID (books)||DA1674527X|