Name: Joan Rivers
Birth Name: 
Joan Alexandra Molinsky
Birth Date: 
June 8, 1933
Birth Place: 
Brooklyn, New York
Stand-up, television, film
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 10

Joan Rivers: Coming Out of Medically-Induced Coma

Posted Monday September 1, 2014 1:20 PM GMT

Things have been pretty delicate regarding Joan Rivers' health since her cardiac arrest last Friday, and now her doctors have begun the process of bringing her out of a chemically-induced coma.

According to an inside source, the 81-year-old comedienne’s condition was not good going into the coma, and unless something has changed, she could be in pretty bad shape when she wakes up.


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Joan Rivers Health Update: Here’s The Latest

Posted Friday August 29, 2014 2:46 PM GMT

Things are touch-and-go for the ailing Joan Rivers right now, and her daughter Melissa Rivers has released another statement regarding the 81-year-old’s condition.

In an interview with E!, Melissa was thankful that her mom is stable while also noting that they’re far from being out of the woods.


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Melissa Rivers Gives Update on Mother Joan Rivers

Posted Friday August 29, 2014 9:53 AM GMT

It’s been a terrifying twenty-four hours for Joan Rivers and her family after she stopped breathing and was rushed to the hospital on Thursday morning (August 28).

And now the “Fashion Police” star’s daughter Melissa Rivers has come forward with an update as to her mom’s condition.


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Joan Rivers Health Scare Update!

Posted Thursday August 28, 2014 1:50 PM GMT

Things got pretty scary for Joan Rivers during a throat surgery in New York City earlier today (August 28) and thankfully it looks like she’s going to be okay.

The “Fashion Police” star stopped breathing while undergoing the procedure at a medical clinic, leading the physicians to rush her to Mount Sinai Hospital nearby.


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Joan Rivers In Critical Condition After Surgical Complications

Posted Thursday August 28, 2014 12:57 PM GMT

She’s one of the most outspoken ladies in showbiz, but Joan Rivers is in pretty bad shape after getting rushed to the hospital today (August 28).

According to TMZ, the 81-year-old comedienne was having surgery on her vocal chords when she stopped breathing suddenly.


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David Letterman Hits the Eject Button on Joan Rivers Interview

Posted Wednesday July 9, 2014 8:45 AM GMT

He’s seen a lot of craziness during his decades on television but last night (July 8) David Letterman couldn’t handle Joan Rivers' antics on “The Late Show.”

While promoting her new book “Diary of a Mad Woman,” the 81-year-old “Fashion Police” star ended up talking about her recent CNN interview that she walked out on.


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Kristen Stewart Launches Lawsuit Against Joan Rivers

Posted Monday June 23, 2014 10:50 AM GMT

It’s always fun when stars go after each other, and Kristen Stewart is now suing Joan Rivers for making fun of her affair with Rupert Sanders in “Diary of a Mad Diva,” her new book.


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Joan Rivers Talks About Being a Woman in Comedy with Michigan Avenue Magazine

Posted Wednesday April 23, 2014 7:00 PM GMT

Taking a break from the set of "Fashion Police," Joan Rivers graced the cover of Michigan Avenue magazine's May 2014 issue.

After posing for a few photos with Charles William Bush, the outspoken comedian reflected on being a woman in the industry and her strong bond with daughter Melissa.


Photo Credit: Charles William Bush for Michigan Avenue