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FLASHBACK: Diana Ross Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom

In this moment, “diva” is spelled D-I-A-N-A.

The iconic Diana Ross turns 73 today (March 24), and while she’s received many honors throughout her legendary career, she received the highest civilian honor this past November when President Barack Obama awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Ross was among an incredible group of recipients, including Ellen DeGeneres, Cicely Tyson and Bruce Springsteen, but as always, she reigned supreme

Diana Ross Receives Medal of Freedom

Pres. Obama awards Grammy award-winning singer Diana Ross with the Medal of Freedom. abcn.ws/2fmjqL6 SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/ Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA'S HOMEPAGE: https://gma.yahoo.com/

 

Erica Banas is a lover of classic television and wishes tap dancing would make a serious comeback.