Born: June 08,1933 Brooklyn, New York City, U.s.
Spouse: James Sanger,Edgar Rosenberg,--07-15
Children: Melissa Rivers
Height: 5 feet 1 inches
Biography: Joan Rivers ( real name Joan Alexandra Molinsky ) was an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and television host noted for her comedic persona and sharp and witty comments on celebrities and politician. Rivers came to prominence in 1965 as a guest on The Tonight Show which established Rivers' comedic style. She is known for her shows like The Late Show with Joan Rivers, The Joan Rivers Show and Fashion Police (2010- 2014). She is the author of 12 best-selling memoir and humor books and numerous comedy albums. Rivers was nominated in 1984 for a Grammy Award for her album What Becomes a Semi-Legend Most?. She has also starred in a play Sally Marr...and her escorts and on reality series Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best? (2011-2014) with daughter Melissa Rivers. She died in 2014 at the age of 81.See full bio