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Lynda Carter Biography

Birth Name:
Linda Jean Cordoba Carter
Birth Place:
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Actor, singer

Fast Facts

  • In her late teens, she went on tour as a singer with local rock bands
  • Won the title of Miss World USA in 1972
  • Best known for her title role on Wonder Woman (1976-79)
  • Has released three solo albums: Portrait (1978); At Last (2009); and Crazy Little Things (2011)
  • Won the Hispanic Woman of the Year Award in 1983
  • Honored by the Women in Film & Video (WIFV) of Washington, DC, at the 2004 Women of Vision Awards Gala
  • A vocal supporter of LGBT equality