Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File

From Library of Congress Name Authority File

us: Carroll, Diahann

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Johnson, Carol Diahann
    • us: Glusman, Carol Diahann
    • us: DeLeon, Carol Diahann
    • us: Kay, Carol Diahann
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) High School of Music and Art (New York, N.Y.)
        • Organization: (naf) New York University
        • Organization: (naf) Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: National Women's Cancer Research Alliance (Organization)
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Singers
          (lcsh) Actresses
      • Sources

        • found: Her Diahann, c1986: t.p. (Diahann Carroll), p. 3, etc. (actress; singer; née Carol Diahann Johnson; married Monte Kay, 9/56; married Freddie Glusman, 2/21/73; married Robert DeLeon, 1975?; 49 yrs old, 1/9/85)
        • found: Internet Movie Database, Apr. 28, 2011 (Diahann Carroll; b. Carol Diann (or Diahann) Johnson, July 17, 1935, Bronx, N.Y.)
        • found: African American National Biography, accessed January 12, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Carroll, Diahann; Carol Diahann Johnson; singer, actress; born 17 July 1935 in Bronx, New York, United States; studied at High School of Music and Art in Manhattan; enrolled at New York University; won a Tony Award for best actress in a Broadway musical, No Strings (1962); named Entertainer of the Year by Cue magazine (1961); won the Golden Globes (1970); earned Golden Globe and Oscar nominations for best leading actress in a motion picture, Claudine (1974); earned an Emmy nomination for best guest actress in a sitcom, A Different World (1997); serves as spokesperson and advocate for National Women's Cancer Research Alliance and Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation)
      • Change Notes

        • 1986-07-15: new
        • 2015-05-22: revised
      • Alternate Formats