Robert DeLeon (Diahann Carroll’s Husband) – Biography

Robert DeLeon was a managing editor of Jet magazine. He was popularly known to be the 3rd husband of Diahann Carroll. Robert DeLeon died on 31 March 1977. Let’s check out the Robert DeLeon biography here.

Robert DeLeon with Diahann Carroll

Diahann Carroll was a famous Hollywood actress, singer, model, and activist, Diahann Carroll.

Robert DeLeon Biography

Robert DeLeon was a producer, editor at Jet magazine. He was born in the year of 1951. When he was 24 years old, he married Diahann Carroll who was 39 at the time of marriage.


Robert Deleon’s brought-up details were not found but he moved to Chicago where Jet was headquartered. Robert Deleon first marriage had a son when he got married to Diahann Carroll. DeLeon soon quit his job so the couple relocated to Oakland.

Father: Not known

Mother: Not known

First Wife: Not known

Second Wife: Diahann Carroll.

Son: one (name not found).

Death Cause

Robert DeLeon died in the year 1977 at the age of 26. Cause of death was car crash for over speeding.

Height, Weight

Robert DeLeon was 5ft 9 inches tall and weighs around 72 Kg at the time of death. His bodey measurements are listed below:

Robert Deleon Height1.76 m (in Meters)
176 cm ( In centimeters)
5′ 9″ ( 5 feet 9 inches )
Weight74 kg ( in Kilograms)
162 lbs ( in Pounds)
Body Measurements48-32-38
Hips38 Inches
Body typeAthlete
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Shoe Size8.5 US size


Robert Deleon completed his schooling from a local school situated in California and later graduated with a Master’s degree in English Literature from a college.

Robert DeLeon Career

Robert DeLeon was an editor at Jet Magazine in California, which was very popular at that time in 1970.

He also produced a couple of shows with his wife Diahann Carroll before Robert died due to car crash.

Net Worth

Robert DeLeon was a TV shows producer and editor at Jet Magazine. His net worth is unknown.

Interesting Facts

  • Rober Deleon married Diahann Carroll’s in 1975.
  • Robert was famous for his Editorial works in Jet magazine and producer role in the Hollywood film industry.
  • His wife Carroll got the Hall of Fame award in Television Academy in 2011.

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