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 # 2159

“Fashion Police” Sidelined!

Posted Wednesday March 18, 2015 7:41 AM GMT

Ever since the tragic death of Joan Rivers, the “Fashion Police” series’ future has seemed a bit up-in-the-air, and in light of the departures of Kelly Osbourne and Kathy Griffin, something had to be done.


Melissa Rivers Announces New Book About Late Mother Joan Rivers

Posted Wednesday February 11, 2015 3:29 PM GMT

The death of famed comedienne Joan Rivers rocked the entertainment industry last year, and now her daughter Melissa Rivers has written a book in her honor.

Titled “The Book of Joan: Tales of Mirth, Mischief and Manipulation” is slated to hit stores on May 5th and promises to “share funny, poignant and irreverent observations, thoughts and tales about the woman who raised her.”


Robin Williams, Joan Rivers & Philip Seymour Hoffman Remembered at 2015 SAG Awards

Posted Monday January 26, 2015 10:44 AM GMT

While there was much to celebrate about the movie and television industries over the past year, the 2015 SAG Awards also highlighted some of the brilliant stars we lost in 2014.


Joan Rivers’ Death Linked To Too Much Propofol During Surgery

Posted Tuesday November 11, 2014 9:19 AM GMT

Details continue to surface regarding the circumstances surrounding Joan Rivers' demise, and the latest reports confirm that her surgeons used an inappropriate amount of propofol to put her under for her upper endoscopy.

Per a GossipCenter source, the 81-year-old was undergoing the procedure when her personal doctor Gwen Korovin also performed a laryngoscopy even though she lacked the credentials to operate at the Yorkville Endoscopy Center.


Melissa Rivers Preparing Multi-Million Dollar Lawsuit in Death of Joan Rivers

Posted Wednesday October 29, 2014 3:03 PM GMT

Following the Medical Examiner’s report that Joan Rivers died of surgical complications, her daughter Melissa Rivers has declared she’s filing a medical malpractice lawsuit.

Rivers has retained New York law firm Gair, Gair, Conason, Steigman, Mackauf, Bloom & Rubinowitz to handle the investigation and subsequent suits against both the clinic and the individual doctors.


Kelly Osbourne Honors Late Joan Rivers With Bumble Bee Tattoo

Posted Friday October 24, 2014 1:33 PM GMT

She has a well-known penchant for ink, and Kelly Osbourne scored some new body art as part of her mourning process following the September 4th death of Joan Rivers.

The “Fashion Police” starlet posted a photo of her appointment at the tattoo parlor, explaining why she decided to remember Rivers with a bumble bee.


Joan Rivers’ Cause of Death Released

Posted Thursday October 16, 2014 1:55 PM GMT

Tragedy struck the entertainment world when Joan Rivers passed away last month and the New York City Medical Examiner’s Office has finally announced the cause of her demise.


Joan Rivers’ Throat Biopsy Blamed For Death

Posted Wednesday September 10, 2014 9:53 AM GMT

As the authorities continue to investigate the demise of Joan Rivers one unnamed medical source has come forward with a probable explanation.

Speaking on condition of anonymity, the source explained that the “Fashion Police” star showed up at Yorkville Endoscopy for a routine vocal cord procedure after a doctor spotted something abnormal.