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Florence Ballard (1943–1976)

Florence "Flo" Ballard was born and grew up in Detroit in the Brewster-Douglas public housing project for minories, where Diana Ross and Mary Wilson also grew up. The three childhood friends began singing together as the group The Primettes in 1959. The group became known as The Supremes in 1964 when Motown Record president Berry Gordy signed them... See full bio »

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Known For

The T.A.M.I. Show
(1964)
The Bing Crosby Show
(1968)
The Ed Sullivan Show
The Ed Sullivan Show Herself / Singer
(1964-1966)

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 1968 The Bing Crosby Show (TV Movie)
Herself (as the Supremes)
 1964-1966 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
Herself / Singer
- Episode #20.13 (1966) ... Singer (as The Supremes)
- Episode #19.23 (1966) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
- Episode #19.5 (1965) ... Herself (as Diana Ross and the Supremes)
- Episode #18.14 (1964) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
 1966 What's My Line? (TV Series)
Herself - Mystery Guest
- Episode dated 27 February 1966 (1966) ... Herself - Mystery Guest (as The Supremes)
 1965 Hullabaloo (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #2.5 (1965) ... Herself
- Episode #2.1 (1965) ... Herself
 1965 To Tell the Truth (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 5 July 1965 (1965) ... Herself
 1965 It's What's Happening, Baby! (TV Special)
Herself (as The Supremes)
 1965 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 5 May 1965 (1965) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
 1965 Ready, Steady, Go! (TV Series)
Herself
- The Sound of Motown (1965) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
- Episode #2.30 (1965) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
 1965 Musik aus Studio B (TV Series)
Herself - Musician
- Episode #1.28 (1965) ... Herself - Musician (as The Supremes)
 1964 The T.A.M.I. Show (Documentary)
Herself (as The Supremes)
 1964 Thank Your Lucky Stars (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #7.3 (1964) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
 1964 Top of the Pops (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #1.41 (1964) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
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Founding member of the Primettes, later called the Supremes (1959-1967).

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Diana Ross and the Supremes | The Supremes | the Supremes | The Temptions & The Supremes

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Trivia:

Elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as a member of The Supremes) in 1988. See more »

Nickname:

Flo See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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