Born: June 8, 1933
Died: September 4, 2014
Biography: Joan Alexandra Molinsky, better known by her stage name Joan Rivers, was an American television personality, comedian, and actress. She is known for her brash manner; her loud, raspy voice with a heavy New York accent; and her numerous cosmetic surgeries. Rivers' comic style relies heavily on her ability to poke fun at herself and other Hollywood celebrities.