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Diahann Carroll

One of television's premier African-American series stars, elegant actress, singer and recording artist Diahann Carroll was born Carol Diann (or Diahann) Johnson on July 17, 1935, in the Bronx, New York. The first child of John Johnson, a subway conductor, and Mabel Faulk Johnson, music was an important part of her life as a child, singing at age ...

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Jul 17, 1935 In The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Chance of a Lifetime
Latest Project:
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age 2018-01-14

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 12 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Eve's Bayou
Poster of Dynasty
Poster of Claudine
Poster of Julia
Movie President Kennedy's Birthday Salute Herself 2019
Series Black Journal Unknown 2019
Movie 2000 Essence Awards Herself 2018-01-10
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Unknown 2018-01-14
Movie The Little Mermaid None 2017-11-11
Movie The Greatest Showman Joice Heth 2017-12-20
Series The Legacy: 75 Years of Blacks on Television Unknown 2017
Movie ABFF Honors Herself 2017-02-22
Movie The Masked Saint Ms. Edna 2016-01-22
Movie ABFF Awards a Celebration of Hollywood Herself 2016-02-23
Movie Maya Angelou and Still I Rise Herself - Actress 2016-10-14
Series You Can Thrive! Unknown 2015
Movie BET Honors Herself 2015-02-23
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Unknown 2014-03-01
Series The Sixties Unknown 2013-11-22
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 2013-09-09
Movie The March Unknown 2013-08-27
Movie 44th NAACP Image Awards Herself 2013-02-01
Movie Peeples Nana Peeples 2013-05-10
Movie The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2013-09-22
Movie Show Stopper: The Theatrical Life of Garth Drabinsky Unknown 2012
Movie 43rd NAACP Image Awards Herself 2012-02-17
Movie Sing Your Song Herself 2012-04-14
Movie Reel Black Love None 2012-02-07
Series Oprah's Master Class Unknown 2011-01-01
Movie The People vs. George Lucas Unknown 2011-08-29
Movie 1 a Minute Herself 2010-10-06
Movie Diahann Carroll: The Lady. The Music. The Legend Herself 2010-07-31
Movie At Risk Nana 2010-04-10
Movie The Front Nana 2010-04-17
Series The Bonnie Hunt Show Unknown 2009
Series White Collar Unknown 2009-10-23
Series Diary of a Single Mom Unknown 2009-01-27
Movie Breast Cancer: An African American Perspective Unknown 2009
Series The Doctors Unknown 2008-09-08
Series Pioneers of Television Herself 2008-01-02
Series Wendy: The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
Movie Over the River... The Life of Lydia Maria Child Abolitionist for Freedom Unknown 2007
Movie Anatomía Unplugged Jane Burke 2007-06-14
Series Back to You Unknown 2007-09-19
Movie The 4th Annual TV Land Awards Unknown 2006
Series That's What I'm Talking About Unknown 2006-02-01
Movie Legends Ball Unknown 2006-05-22
Series Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Series TV Land Confidential Herself 2005-09-14
Movie An Evening with Diahann Carroll Unknown 2005
Movie Inside TV Land: Tickled Pink Herself 2005-06-01
Movie 36th NAACP Image Awards Herself - Presenter 2005-03-25
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2004
Movie TV in Black: The First Fifty Years Unknown 2004
Movie 50 Most Wicked Women of Primetime Dominique Deveraux - Dynasty 2004-10-12
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Series TV Land's Top Ten Unknown 2004-06-16
Series Broadway: The American Musical Unknown 2004-10-19
Movie TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV Unknown 2003
Movie Inside TV Land: Style and Fashion Herself 2003-02-14
Series Whoopi Unknown 2003-09-09
Movie TV's Most Memorable Weddings Herself 2003-02-14
Movie 34th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2003-03-05
Movie 33rd NAACP Image Awards Herself 2002-03-01
Movie Inside TV Land: African Americans in Television Herself 2002-02-01
Series The Court Unknown 2002-03-26
Movie NBC 75th Anniversary Special Unknown 2002-05-05
Movie Inside TV Land: Taboo TV Herself 2002-11-01
Series Half & Half Unknown 2002-09-23
Series The Legend of Tarzan Unknown 2001-09-03
Movie An Evening with Dionne Warwick Unknown 2001
Series Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Series Strong Medicine Unknown 2000-07-23
Movie Livin' for Love: The Natalie Cole Story Maria Cole 2000-12-10
Movie The Courage to Love Pouponne 2000-01-24
Movie Sally Hemings: An American Scandal Betty Hemings 2000-02-13
Movie Jackie's Back! Unknown 1999-06-14
Series Twice in a Lifetime Unknown 1999-08-25
Series Celebrity Profile Herself 1999-01-01
Movie Stars Over Mississippi Herself 1999-07-13
Movie Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years Sadie Delany 1999-04-18
Movie Motown 40: The Music Is Forever Herself 1998-02-15
Movie All-Star Party for Aaron Spelling Herself 1998-03-07
Movie 29th NAACP Image Awards Herself 1998-02-14
Series Hollywood Squares Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Small Steps, Big Strides: The Black Experience in Hollywood Herself 1998-02-10
Movie The Sweetest Gift Mrs. Wilson 1998-03-12
Movie Eve's Bayou Elzora 1997-11-07
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1997
Movie 50 Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Golden Anniversary Herself 1997-01-02
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-01-15
Movie The 50th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1996-06-02
Series Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Unknown 1995-03-26
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 1995
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Series Lonesome Dove: The Series Unknown 1994-09-30
Movie The 1994 Annual Diversity Awards Herself - Winner 1994-09-20
Movie A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle Lydia Bishop 1994-05-10
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1994-01-07
Series Ellen Unknown 1994-03-29
Series The Sinbad Show Unknown 1993-09-16
Movie The 50th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1993-01-23
Movie 25th NAACP Image Awards Herself 1993-01-16
Movie Color Adjustment Herself 1992-01-29
Series Vicki! Unknown 1992-08-31
Series One on One with John Tesh Unknown 1991-09-09
Movie The Five Heartbeats Eleanor Potter 1991-03-29
Movie Funny Women of Television Herself 1991-10-24
Movie Sunday in Paris Unknown 1991
Movie Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker Unknown 1991-10-28
Movie The 11th Annual Black Achievement Awards Herself 1990-01-07
Movie Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Celebration Herself 1990-02-04
Movie Mo' Better Blues Unknown 1990-08-03
Movie Murder in Black and White Margo Stover 1990-01-07
Series Evening Shade Unknown 1990-09-21
Movie Sinatra 75: The Best Is Yet to Come Herself 1990-12-16
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Movie The Epic of Detective Mandy: Book One - Satan Claus Unknown 1989
Movie From the Dead of Night Maggie 1989-02-27
Series The Pat Sajak Show Unknown 1989-01-09
Series Ebony/Jet Showcase Unknown 1988
Movie Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Unknown 1988-05-16
Movie America's Tribute to Bob Hope Herself - Hostess 1988-03-05
Series A Different World Unknown 1987-09-24
Movie The 44th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Presenter 1987-01-31
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 1987-12-30
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie The USA Today's 5th Anniversary Gala Herself 1987-09-10
Movie The 39th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1987-09-20
Series An American Portrait Unknown 1986
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Movie The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1986-09-21
Series The Late Show Unknown 1986-10-06
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Movie The 12th Annual People's Choice Awards Herself - Accepting Award for Favourite Television Dramatic Program 1986-03-11
Movie Bob Hope's All-Star Superbowl Party Unknown 1986
Movie George Burns' 90th Birthday Party: A Very Special Special Herself 1986-01-17
Movie The 43rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Presenter 1986-01-24
Movie Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz Herself 1985
Movie The 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1985-01-27
Movie The 1st Annual Commitment to Life Awards Herself 1985-09-19
Movie The 37th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1985-09-22
Series The Colbys Unknown 1985-11-20
Movie Bob Hope's Comedy Salute to the Soaps Herself 1985-04-15
Movie Night of 100 Stars II Unknown 1985-03-10
Movie The 6th Annual Black Achievement Awards Herself 1985-01-11
Movie The Love Boat Fall Preview Special Herself 1984-09-15
Movie The 36th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie The 41st Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1984-01-28
Movie Starfest: The Stars Salute Public Television Herself - Hostess 1983-11-29
Series Reading Rainbow Unknown 1983-06-06
Series On Stage America Unknown 1983-09-09
Series Webster Unknown 1983-09-16
Movie The 37th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Presenter & Performer 1983-06-05
Movie The 4th Annual Black Achievement Awards Herself 1983-02-26
Movie Sister, Sister Unknown 1982
Movie Women I Love: Beautiful But Funny Herself 1982-02-28
Movie Night of 100 Stars Unknown 1982-03-08
Series CBS Early Morning News Unknown 1982
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Dynasty Unknown 1981-01-12
Movie The 35th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1981-06-07
Series Horas doradas Unknown 1980
Movie Bob Hope Special: Hope, Women and Song Herself 1980-01-21
Series Lou Rawls Parade of Stars Unknown 1980-05-31
Movie I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Vivian 1979-04-28
Series Working in the Theatre Unknown 1979-09-02
Series Roots: The Next Generations Unknown 1979-02-18
Movie All-Star Birthday Party for Bob Hope... at Sea Herself 1979-05-30
Movie The Star Wars Holiday Special Mermeia Holographic Wow 1978-11-17
Movie Rockette: A Holiday Tribute to Radio City Music Hall Unknown 1978
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-05-05
Movie America at the Movies Claudine 1977-10-12
Series ABC Weekend Specials Unknown 1977-01-29
Movie The Television Critics Circle Awards Herself 1977-05-01
Movie The Beatles Forever Herself 1977-11-24
Movie America Salutes Richard Rodgers: The Sound of His Music Unknown 1976
Series The Sonny and Cher Show Unknown 1976-02-01
Movie Claudine Claudine 1976-08-06
Movie Telly... Who Loves Ya Baby? Unknown 1976
Series The Diahann Carroll Show Unknown 1976
Movie The 1976 Annual Entertainment Hall of Fame Awards Unknown 1976
Movie The 47th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Nominee & Presenter 1975-04-08
Series Sammy and Company Unknown 1975-04-06
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Orson Welles Unknown 1975-02-17
Movie Death Scream Betty May 1975-09-26
Movie The 1975 Fashion Awards Herself - Hostess 1975-03-19
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Movie The Flip Wilson Special Herself 1974-12-11
Movie The 45th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1973-03-27
Movie Get Happy Unknown 1973
Series NBC Follies Unknown 1973-02-08
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Series The ABC Comedy Hour Unknown 1972-01-12
Series The New Bill Cosby Show Unknown 1972-09-11
Series The Julie Andrews Hour Unknown 1972-09-13
Movie Sing America Beautiful Unknown 1971
Series The Lee Phillip Show Unknown 1971
Movie The Anthony Newley Show Unknown 1971
Movie King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis Herself 1970-12-09
Series Flip Unknown 1970-09-17
Movie Movin' Herself 1970-02-24
Movie The Bob Goulet Show Herself - Singer 1970-04-07
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1969
Series This Is Tom Jones Unknown 1969-02-07
Movie The 23rd Annual Tony Awards Herself - Co-Hostess 1969-04-20
Movie The 41st Annual Academy Awards Herself - Presenter 1969-04-14
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Movie The 40th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Presenter 1968-04-10
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1968-03-04
Movie The 22nd Annual Tony Awards Herself - Presenter 1968-04-21
Movie Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing Herself - Singer 1968-11-25
Series Julia Julia Baker 1968-09-17
Movie The Split Ellen 'Ellie' Kennedy 1968-11-04
Series The Carol Burnett Show Unknown 1967-09-11
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Series The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Unknown 1967-02-05
Movie Hurry Sundown Vivian Thurlow 1967-02-09
Movie The 39th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Presenter 1967-04-10
Movie The Strolling '20s Herself 1966-02-21
Series The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show Unknown 1966-01-07
Series The Milton Berle Show Unknown 1966-09-09
Series ABC Stage 67 Herself 1966-09-14
Series The Jackie Gleason Show Unknown 1966-09-17
Movie The 37th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1965-04-05
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Series Not Only... But Also Unknown 1965-01-09
Series Late Night Line-Up Unknown 1964
Series On Broadway Tonight Unknown 1964
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series International Cabaret Unknown 1964-04-25
Series The Judy Garland Show Unknown 1963-09-29
Series The Danny Kaye Show Unknown 1963-09-25
Series Talent Scouts Unknown 1963
Movie The 17th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Presenter 1963-04-28
Movie The 16th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Winner 1962-04-29
Series The Eleventh Hour Unknown 1962-10-03
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Juke Box Jury Unknown 1961
Movie Paris Blues Connie Lampson 1961-09-27
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Series Password All-Stars Unknown 1961-10-02
Movie Goodbye Again Night Club Singer 1961-05-24
Series ABC's Wide World of Sports Unknown 1961-04-29
Movie The Man in the Moon None 1960-04-16
Series The Bell Telephone Hour Unknown 1959-01-12
Movie Porgy and Bess Clara 1959-10-14
Series Naked City Unknown 1958-09-30
Series The Garry Moore Show Unknown 1958-09-30
Series Peter Gunn Unknown 1958-09-22
Series The Chevy Showroom Starring Andy Williams Unknown 1958-07-03
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1957-07-29
Series The DuPont Show of the Month Unknown 1957-09-29
Series Chelsea at Nine Unknown 1957-09-17
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Movie Carmen Jones Myrt 1954-10-28
Series Chance of a Lifetime Unknown 1954
Series Tonight! Unknown 1953-06-01
Series Coke Time Unknown 1953-04-29
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Series The Red Skelton Hour Unknown 1951-09-30
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1950
Series The Arthur Murray Party Unknown 1950-07-20
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Series Studio One in Hollywood Unknown 1948-11-07
Series Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1948-12-24