Full name: Madonna Louise Ciccone
Birth date: August 16, 1958
Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan, U.S.
Education: University of Michigan
Occupations: Singer, Film actress
First album: Madonna
Marital status: Married
Net worth: $650 Million
Religion: Roman Catholic
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Madonna is a well-known singer, songwriter, dancer, film actress, film producer, director and entrepreneur in the world. In 2008, according to Forbes Magazine she was named as the wealthiest female singer around the world with estimated earnings $72 million in the last year alone. Madonna is the most famous American female celebrity around the world, who made her debut in the music industry with the self-titled album ‘Madonna’ in 1983. By Guinness World Book, she is recognized as the best-selling female artist of all time where Madonna sold 300 million records to adoring fans worldwide.
Madonna Early life:
Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone was born on August 16, 1958, in Bay City, Michigan to her father, Silvio Anthony Ciccone, and mother, Madonna Louise. Madonna’s father is an Italian American where her mother was a French Canadian descent. Her father was a design engineer and mother was an x-ray technician and a dancer. Madonna passed her childhood through the bloodshed only at the age of 5 she lost her mother where her mother died for the breast cancer in 1963. Madonna’s father remarried to Joan Gustafson in 1966. She studied at St. Fredrick’s and St. Andrew’s Catholic Elementary Schools, and West Middle School. Then Madonna attended Rochester Adams High School and received graduation degree. She also received a dance scholarship to the University of Michigan. She also dropped out from college in 1978.
Madonna started her career as a singer but with the time she expanded her talent all the spheres of the creative arena. On April 24, 1982, Madonna released her debut single dance hit album ‘Everybody’. ‘Ray of Light’ is the most famous album which conveyed Grammy Award for Madonna. Like a Virgin, Into the Groove, Papa Don’t Preach, Like a Prayer, Vogue, Frozen, Music and Hung Up are the most top chart song of Madonna as well as in the world music industry. She also is a well-known film actress who received Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for Evita in 1996. Young girls and women are mostly influenced by Madonna’s music video, look, a manner of dressing and her performances. Madonna’s style became female fashion trends of the 1980s.
Madonna Personal life:
Madonna turns into passionately involved with musician Dan Gilroy in 1979. But On August 16, 1985, she married actor Sean Penn. Then Madonna married British director Guy Ritchie in 2000.
- Height: 5 feet 4 inches
- Weight: 54 kg
- Bra size: 34B
- Waist size: 26 inches
- Hip size: 32 inches
- Body measurement: 37-24-35 inches
- Hair color: Dark Brown
- Eye color: Green
- Body shape: Hourglass
- Shoe size: 8US