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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 74 today (March 24), and while she’s received many honors throughout her legendary career, she received the highest civilian honor in November 2016  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. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: Watch More on LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: GOOD MORNING AMERICA'S HOMEPAGE:

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.