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Diana Ross Loves and Hookups

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Who is Diana Ross dating? Many famous men have dated Diana Ross, and this list will give you more details about these lucky dudes. Including Diana Ross’s current boyfriend, past relationships and husbands, pictures together, and dating rumors, this comprehensive dating history tells you everything you need to know about Diana Ross’s love life. 

This list features Diana Ross’s ex-boyfriends along with additional information about them, such as when they were born and what they do professionally. These boys come in all shapes and sizes, but what they all have in common is that they're all men that Diana Ross has either dated or been linked to. It's not hard to get jealous of these men that Diana Ross has gone out with, so try your hardest to contain your envy.

From 1971 to 1977, Diana Ross was married to Robert Ellis Silberstein. They had two children together. 

From 1986 to 2000, Diana Ross was married to Arne Naess Jr. They had two children together. 

This list of Diana Ross’s boyfriends and rumored exes includes Warren Beatty, Gene Simmons, Richard Gere, Michael Jackson, and Barry Gordy, with whom she had a daughter. 

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    Jon Voight and Diana Ross were rumored to be dating from September 2005 to March 2006.

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      Arne Naess, Jr.

      Arne Naess Jr. and Diana Ross started dating in 1985. They married on February 1, 1986, but later divorced in 2000 after it was reported that Naess had another child with a woman in Norway.

      The couple had two sons together: Ross Arne (born 1987) and Evan Olav (born 1988). Ross also became stepmother to his three children upon their marriage. 

      • Diana Ross and Gene Simmons dated from 1980 to 1983. They broke up after being caught in a love triangle with Cher. 

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          Ryan O'Neal and Diana Ross dated briefly in 1979.

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