Nell Carter bio

Birth Name: Nell Ruth Hardy

Occupation: Stage Actress

Place Of Birth: Alabama

Date Of Birth: September 13, 1948

Date Of Death: January 23, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Nell Carter was born on the 13th of September, 1948. She was known for being a Stage Actress. Actress and singer who won Tony Award and a Drama Desk Award for her role in the Broadway musical Ain’t Misbehavin.

Nell Carter was born in Alabama. Her early interest in singing led to her participation in youth groups, church choir and radio work. She adopted both of her sons, and was planning on adopting another two children, however, both plans fell through.

Nell Carter was a Virgo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Nell Carter was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Nell Ruth Hardy is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Nell’s Nell Ruth Hardy attended Bill Russell’s School of Drama (three years).


Nell Carter’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Nell Carter’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Nell Carter kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Nell Carter was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Nell Ruth Hardy
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Nell Carter was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Nell Carter was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Nell Carter had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Nell Carter’s birth sign is Virgo and she had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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