Ralph Carter

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Ralph Carter
Born Ralph David Carter
(1961-05-30) May 30, 1961 (age 57)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Nationality American
Occupation Actor, singer
Years active 1974–1987
Known for Michael Evans – Good Times
On Good Times (1974), L-R: Ralph Carter, BernNadette Stanis, Jimmie Walker, Esther Rolle, and John Amos.

Ralph David Carter (born May 30, 1961) is an American actor and singer.[1][unreliable source?] Carter is known for his work as a child and teenager, both in the Broadway musical Raisin, based on the Lorraine Hansberry drama A Raisin in the Sun; and as Michael Evans, the youngest child of Florida and James Evans, Sr., on the CBS sitcom Good Times from 1974–1979.

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In 1975, Carter recorded an album called When You're Young and in Love and performed it on Soul Train. The title song, along with another called "Extra, Extra" charted at No. 10 and No. 12 respectively.[2] He released a single called "Get it Right" in 1985.

In 2005, Carter appeared in the cast of "Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death" for the Classical Theater of Harlem Company.[3]


  1. ^ Ralph Carter African American Actor Birth & Reference
  2. ^ Joel Whitburn Hot Dance/Disco 1974-2003 Billboard.
  3. ^ BET TV

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