Diahann Carroll’s Trailblazer Legacy Remembered

NEW YORK (AP) — At the poignant memorial service for Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress was remembered for all the things that made her famous — her glamour, her sublime talent, her beauty and her elegance. But with each luminary and loved one who remembered her, what was also underscored was her role as a […]

Diahann Carroll, Pioneering TV Actress, Dies

In Julia, a groundbreaking NBC situation comedy that aired from 1968 to 1971, Carroll played Julia Baker, a nurse whose husband had been killed in Vietnam, and was the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series.