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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)
Soulful Sixties
Soulful Sixties Herself
(2004)
The Bing Crosby Show
(1968)

Filmography

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 2004 Soulful Sixties (Video)
Herself (as The Supremes)
 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 Movie)
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 dated 8 October 1964 (1964) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
- Episode dated 7 October 1964 (1964) ... Herself (as The Supremes)
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Founding member of the Primettes, later called the Supremes (1959-1967).

Publicity Listings:

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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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The Supremes were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7060 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California. See more »

Nickname:

Flo See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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