Diana Ross

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Diana Ross (born Diane Ernestine Earle Ross, March 26, 1944) is an American singer, songwriter and actress, born in Detroit, Michigan. She rose to fame as the lead singer of the vocal group the Supremes, who became Motown's most successful act during the 1960s and one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. They remain the best-charting female group in history, with a total of twelve number-one hit singles on the US Billboard Hot 100, including, "Where Did Our Love Go", "Baby Love", "Come See About Me", and "Love Child".Following departure from the Supremes in 1970, Ross embarked on a successful solo career in music, film, television and on stage. Her eponymous debut solo album, featured the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Diana Ross has received more than 16,890,830 page views. Her biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Diana Ross is the 93rd most popular singer (up from 110th in 2019), the 626th most popular biography from United States (up from 691st in 2019) and the 40th most popular American Singer.

Diana Ross, born March 26, 1944, is a popular American singer and actress. She was the lead singer of The Supremes in the 1960s and 1970s, and is also a solo artist. In 1976, Ross became the first female artist to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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Among singers, Diana Ross ranks 93 out of 3,541Before her are Enrique Iglesias, Jenny Lind, Dolly Parton, Gwen Stefani, Kenny Rogers, and Lys Assia. After her are Mercedes Sosa, Morrissey, France Gall, Yma Sumac, Mirella Freni, and Donna Summer.

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Among people born in 1944, Diana Ross ranks 30Before her are Danny Trejo, Dzhokhar Dudayev, Rem Koolhaas, Ulrich Beck, Jairzinho, and Kary Mullis. After her are Ronnie Peterson, Françoise Hardy, Ibrahim Rugova, Dietrich Mateschitz, Sebastião Salgado, and Princess Benedikte of Denmark.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Diana Ross ranks 626 out of 15,968Before her are John Browning (1855), Robert Ludlum (1927), Victor Fleming (1889), Joe Louis (1914), Philip Johnson (1906), and Bill Cosby (1937). After her are Paul Allen (1953), Charles Greeley Abbot (1872), Harold Urey (1893), Melvin Calvin (1911), Mickey Rooney (1920), and F. Murray Abraham (1939).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Diana Ross ranks 40Before her are Nancy Sinatra (1940), Bing Crosby (1903), Prince (1958), Dolly Parton (1946), Gwen Stefani (1969), and Kenny Rogers (1938). After her are Donna Summer (1948), Roy Orbison (1936), John Lee Hooker (1917), Harry Belafonte (1927), Gloria Gaynor (1947), and Kris Kristofferson (1936).

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