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She also starred in two other films, Mahogany (1975) and The Wiz (1978), later acting in the television films Out of Darkness (1994), for which she also was nominated for a Golden Globe Award, and Double Platinum (1999).
Ross was named the "Female Entertainer of the Century" by Billboard magazine.
Ross worked at Hudson's Department Store where it was claimed in biographies, she was the first black employee "allowed outside the kitchen".
At fifteen, Ross joined The Primettes, a sister group of a male vocal group called The Primes, after being brought to the attention of music manager Milton Jenkins by Primes member Paul Williams.
He said that he broke Cher's heart when he fell in love with her best friend after she suggested he met up with the singer to get tips on choosing her Christmas present."Initially, Cher and I had a relationship and we lived together in Malibu.
One Christmas I asked her what I should buy her and she said, 'Call my friend Diana Ross, she will tell you exactly what I like as she is my best friend.' So I called Diana up and we went shopping.
She is a 12-time Grammy nominee, never earning a competitive honor, but later became the recipient of the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012.
In December 2016, Billboard magazine named her the 50th most successful dance artist of all time.
Ross has also ventured into acting, with a Golden Globe Award and Academy Award-nominated performance for her performance in the film Lady Sings the Blues (1972).Along with Ross, the other members included Florence Ballard the first group member hired by Jenkins, Mary Wilson, and Betty Mc Glown.