Diahann Carroll

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Diahann Carroll Bio, Wiki, Net Worth


Diahann Carroll, the famous actor of Dynasty, has died at the age of 84. She was always into breaking records and had also achieved the Tony Award. She was the first black lady who was awarded the Tony Award.

Diahann Carroll was born on 17 July 1935 in the city of Bronx, New York. She was of a mixed ethnicity being American black. Though she was born in the United States of America her parents originated from Africa. She used to share a zodiac sign of Cancer. She was married four times in her life but none of them were successful in lasting for a good period. 

Quick Wikis

Real Name Carol Diahann Carroll
Birthday 17 July 1935
Birthplace Bronx, New York
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Actor
Parents N/A
Dating/Boyfriend No
Married/Husband Monte Kay, Fred Glusman, Robert DeLeon, Vic Damone
Sibling N/A
Salary Under Review
Net Worth $28 Million 

Death Cause and Funeral Details

Diahann Carroll died on the 4th of October 2019. Her death took place in Los Angeles California. The death was confirmed by her publicist Jeffery Lane announcing it to the press by herself. The cause of her death was found to be Breast Cancer. She was suffering from Breast Cancer for a long time now and the battle however ended badly. 


For now, there is no information about her funeral until now. Her daughter Suzanne also confirmed the news about her mother’s death but have not spoken about the funeral at the moment. Furthermore, information might come in the upcoming days.

Net Worth, Salary, and Income

Diahann Carroll first played a movie 1954 as a black cast in the movie Carmen Jones. This was her debut movie for the entrance in the movie industry. She started getting many opportunities after her first role and made appearances in small and big roles as well. In the year 1962, she was awarded her first award in the industry and was the first black woman to ever win it. The award was the Tony Award for Lead Actress in a musical. This was for her work in the production of a musical named No Strings. 

Diahann Carroll Net Worth, Salary, Income

After her role and efforts in the industry, she was successful in becoming a good star. She then started getting more followers in her life and everyone started to love her as well. Her efforts and dedication were appreciated by everyone and she also appeared in a TV Series. The TV series was of 74 episodes and was named as Dynasty. Her small appearances were in many of the TV Series and Movies to make her successful in her life. 

Her net worth is estimated to be $28 Million including all her earnings of her career and all the assets as well. The figures for her net worth might be slightly changed but its around somewhere $28 Million.  

Boyfriend, Married, or Husband?

Diahann Carroll was married four times in her lifetime. Her marriage life was not something that she wanted but it was always ups and downs in her relationship. Nothing worked out for her even after getting married several times and was single and divorced at the end. Firstly, she got married to Monte Kay in the year 1956. This relationship was going good and they also shared a daughter named Suzanne Kay Bamford. However, they decided to get separated in the year 1962.

Secondly, she was married to Fred Glusman, the owner of Las Vegas Boutique in the year 1973. This time Diahann filed a case of physical abuse and took a divorce with him. Similarly, she was married to Robert Deleon after her divorce with Fred in the year 1975. Robert was a managing editor of Jet who died in a car crash leaving Diahann a widow. 

However, she forgot everything about the past and tried to move on getting married to Vic Damone in the year 1987. They were together for some time and got separated in the year 1991. After getting separated in 1991 they took a divorce in the year 1996. Her love story was a mess in her life and had tough days to get through a successful relationship. 

Diahann Carroll Married, Husband Vic Damone
Diahann Carroll with her Husband Vic Damone in the late ’90s

Family, Siblings, and Parents

Diahann Carroll never talked about her parents and siblings before. She was too busy in her own life that she completely forgot to share about her parents as well as siblings. However, her dad used to work as a subway conductor whereas her mother used to work as a homemaker. Even Though their profession is known to the world their names are still a mystery. 

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Size

Diahann Carroll Height, Weight, Body Size

Diahann Carroll had an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches. She weighed around 55 kgs but maintained a good body figure and showed it to everyone through her Instagram. She had dark brown eye color and her hair color was also of the same color is dark brown. However, her body measurement is a mystery to the world. 

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