Nell Carter

Born Sep 13, 1948
Nell Carter was an American singer and actress. She won a Tony Award for her performance in the Broadway musical Ain't Misbehavin', as well as an Emmy Award for her reprisal of the role on television. From 1981 to 1987, Carter starred in the NBC sitcom Gimme a Break!. She received two Emmy and two G...

Nell Carter Stats


: Nell Ruth Hardy, Carter, Nell, Nell Ruth Carter, Nell-Ruth Carter


: Singer, Actor


: 4 ft 11 in (1.499 m)


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: September 13, 1948

Place of Birth

: Birmingham

Date of Death

: January 23, 2003

Place of Death

: Beverly Hills

Cause of Death

: Diabetes mellitus | Cardiovascular disease